Income guidelines and benefit programs change every year. For current annual income guidelines, click here.
Try these resources for finding out if you are eligible for any local, state or federal benefits. Veterans should also check the Veterans Services page.
An on-line benefits screening tool, sponsored by the National Council on the Aging. It can helpful for checking eligibility for housing, prescription drug coverage and more through federal, state and local programs.
For assistance with benefits checkup please call Fran Angelone at Princeton Senior Resource Center, phone number: (609) 252 2362
Programs and services for older adults in New Jersey are summarized in a brochure entitled Are You A Senior Citizen? This lists programs by age.
NJHelps is a free and easy guide for you to determine what programs and assistance for which you and your family may be eligible. NJHelps will tell you where to go for help and what to bring with you, after you have answered a few basic questions. NJHelps can also provide you with contact information and links to valuable resources available throughout the State.
What NJHelps CANNOT do:
NJHelps cannot guarantee that you qualify for these programs. You must still apply for help by contacting and filling out the required forms for each program.
Need government help? Get official information on grants, loans, financial aid, and other benefits from the U.S. government.
The Princeton Senior Resource Center does not endorse any of the resources listed on these pages. We collect and provide information from many sources as a service to those seeking services in the Princeton area. No listed provider pays to be in our directory.