On this page you will find resources to help with many problems that affect underserved communities.
Programas de asistencia.
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Edna’s Haven operates upstairs at Trinity Lutheran Church from 1:00 pm-4:30 pm Monday through Friday. Edna’s Haven is a place that offers a sense of community, belonging, and temporary relief from the pressures of poverty, stress, and everyday struggles.
Edna’s Haven can help with locating emergency shelter, emergency food, housing resources, case management, employment assistance, providing connections to addiction counseling, and referrals to other valuable services. Edna’s Haven also serves as a drop-in center as a place to hang out, get out of the harsh weather, and a place to find good company, events, and a compassionate listener.
There is a public restroom that is available to the homeless if needed. Edna’s Haven can also serve as a mailing address for those that need a place to pick up mail.
Edna’s Haven Mission Statement:
· Provide a safe and welcoming daytime refuge for all
· Renew hope
· Give comfort
· Foster self-sufficiency
· Make connections
Morris County Office Of Temporary Assistance (OTA)
Address: 340 West Hanover Avenue, Morristown, New Jersey 07960
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Need help? Know someone who does?
The Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance provides a variety of nonfinancial, medical, and social services to persons and families who meet the necessary program criteria. The staff gathers information and compiles supporting documentation to determine a client’s eligibility. They also provide information and referral services to other government and non-profit agencies who may be of assistance to clients.
The Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance encourages applications for these assistance programs. Please see their website at morrishumanservices.org for more information.
Whether applying online or in-person, applications will be processed in approximately 30 days. Applying online, however, will expedite the wait time at the Office of Temporary Assistance.