Additional Resources

Shelters, Food, and Housing for People in Need and/or in Danger in or around Burlington County, NJ

This is to serve as a list of resources. BCC is not directly affiliated with any of the following organizations. For additional information, students may contact the individual organization for services offered. Hotlines:

NJ Child Abuse (877) 652-2873

DYFS Action Line for Child Abuse (800) 331-DYFS

Domestic Violence (800) 572-7233

Family Help Line (800) The Kids
NJ Shares (866) NJSHARE
Description: Assistance for individuals not eligible for other services

Safe Haven for Infants (877) 951-9514

Transitional Supports Hotline (877) 951-9514


Additional Resources:

The Affordable Homes Group

Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Burlington County

Angel Food Ministry

(609) 386-3142
34 West Broad St.
Burlington, NJ 08016
Description: Food Pantry

Browns Mills United Methodist Church Food Pantry

(609) 893-8347
2 Pemberton-Browns Mills Rd.
Browns Mills, NJ 08015
Description: Food Pantry

Burlington County Community Action Program Willingboro

(609) 835-4329
One Van Sciver Parkway
Willingboro, NJ 08046
(609) 267-7675
795 Woodlane Rd.
Westampton, NJ 08060
Description: Agency that provides HUD Approved Housing Assistance Programs as well as heating/cooling assistance through the Low Income Energy Home Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

Carpenters Development Pennsville Marlton

1 E Stow Rd
Marlton, NJ 08053
Description: Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

Cathedral of Love Food Pantry

(609) 835-4141
139 Beverly Rancocas Rd.
Willingboro, NJ 08046
Description: Food Pantry

Christian Caring Center

(609) 893-0700
378 Lakehurst Rd.
Brown Mills, NJ 08068
Burlington County
Description: Emergency Shelter. Food. Soup Kitchen. Outreach Services, Thrift Store

Crisis Helpline:

(856) 234-8888 or (866) 234-5006 
Description: Free crisis services available 24/7 to any Burlington County Resident. Provide non-judgmental, confidential support and emergency intervention if necessary. Trained volunteers answer calls from people in need on the Crisis Intervention Helpline. Crisis call specialists are specifically trained in therapeutic listening skills to provide empathetic response and in crisis intervention techniques to react appropriately in critical situations.

E&L Caring Agency

(609) 835-9696
58 Crestview Drive
Willingboro, NJ 08046
Description: Provides disabled and low-income individuals with food, baby formula and clothing every Monday from Noon to 4 PM.

Emergency Services of Catholic Charities 

(856) 764 - 6940
801 Burlington Ave.
Delanco, NJ 08075
Burlington County
Description: 24 hour, 7 days-a- week emergency shelter program. After-hours calls taken by CONTACT and referred to caseworker.
Emergency Services is an anti-poverty program providing for basic needs: food, clothing and shelter. Services provided include food pantry, recycled clothing, small household items, emergency motel shelter placement, assistance with delinquent rent/mortgage and utility payments.
NJ Shares utility applications, assistance with first month's rent, holiday programs, advocacy, information and referral, financial literacy education for consumers receiving prevention payments.
Walk-in for food, clothing, shelter. Appointment necessary for financial assistance. Service Hours: Walk-ins Mon-Fri 9:30-11:00am 1:30-3:30pm Food Pantry hours; Mon, Wed, Thurs 9:30am-11:00am and 1:00pm-4:00pm; Tues 9:3

The Extended Hand Ministries Inc.

(609) 914-4270
275 Holeman St.
Mt. Holly, NJ 08060
Burlington County
Description: The Extended Hand Ministries, Inc. Shelter was founded in 2001 in response to growing numbers of homeless persons and families in Burlington County and the need for a more comprehensive approach to serving them. At that time The Extended Hand Ministries, Inc. introduced a major innovation in the social service field. Instead of remaining in emergency shelters or transitional housing for extended periods, homeless families should be relocated into permanent, affordable housing as quickly as possible. The Extended Hand Ministries, Inc. provides case management services for up to one full year, to help people transition to stability. The Extended Hand Ministries, Inc. has been providing 24 hours and 7 days a week shelter and assistance to the homeless.

Faith United Presbyterian Church

(609) 654-5148
318 Stokes Rd.
Medford, NJ 08055
Description: Food Pantry

Fountain of Life Center

(609) 499-2131
2035 Burlington-Columbus Rd.
Burlington, NJ 08016
Description: Provides food and shelter for homeless pregnant women. Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 11AM or 1 PM. Call to be sure a volunteer is on duty.

Information and Referral 2-1-1:

(856) 234-8888 or (866) 234-5006
Description: Contact provides 24-hour referral assistance through 2-1-1 to those seeking resources. They maintain a comprehensive, up-to-date database of community resource information in cooperation with agencies and organizations in Burlington County. They also provide frontline response for after-hours emergency shelter and Code Blue in winter weather emergencies.

Pavillion Inn Rooming House

(856) 786-8804
100 Hasting Place
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077
Description: Rooming House

People First!

96 Rancocas Rd
Mt Holly, NJ 08060
Description: Transitional Housing, NOT a walk-in shelter

Providence House

(609) 871-7551 24-hour Domestic Violence Hotline
(856) 824-0599 (Office)
Description: Assists victims of domestic violence who have become homeless due to an abusive relationship. Housing search, employment, budgeting and child care skills offered for up to 6 months. Comprehensive domestic violence services including: 24 hour hotline; crisis and options counseling; emergency housing; individual and group therapy for survivors and abusers; group therapy for children living in violent homes; information and referral; advocacy; community education and training; court accompaniment.

Salt And Light Company Mt. Holly

PO Box 249
Mt. Holly, NJ 08060
Description: Transitional Housing, Non Profit Organization, NOT a walk-in shelter

Samost Jewish Family and Childrens Service of Southern NJ

(856) 778-7775 
1632 Route 38
Lumberton, NJ 08048
Description: Provides food pantry with personal care items Monday through Thursday from 9AM to 9PM and Fridays from 9 AM to 4 PM.


(609) 747-9333 or (609) 877-8941
132-136 E. Broad St.
Burlington, NJ 08016
Description: Provides support services for mothers and children in crisis including emergency food and clothing.

South Jersey Development Agency

(609) 702-9100
1561 Route 38
Lumberton, NJ 08048
Description: Food Pantry

Spanish American Social Cultural Association

(609) 835-1111
201 Levitt Parkway
Willingboro, NJ 08046
Description: Food Pantry

St. James Baptist Church Food Pantry

(609) 387-0737
120 North Broad St.
Beverly, NJ 08010
Description: Food Pantry

St. Vincent DePaul Society

Sacred Heart Food Pantry 
260 High Street
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
St. Mary of the Lakes Thrift Store
1 Jones Road
Medford, NJ 08055
Description: Provides assistance with food, utility bills, rents, back fees, deposits, court fees.

The True Church of Christ

(609) 269-7044
1333 Monmouth Rd.
Eastampton, NJ 08060
Description: Food Pantry


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