NJ Stronger Program
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. NEW Toms River (Ocean County) Location
2008 Rt. 37 East – Suite 12
Toms River, NJ 08753
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm & Evening Hours on Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 8:00 pm.
Phone Numbers: The new phone number is (732) 288-2614. All calls will be answered by the Housing Counselor Administrator.
O.C.E.A.N. Inc. is providing outreach services for those affected by Superstorm Sandy through the following programs:
RREM Social Services Block Grant – Rental Assistance Program (SSBG-RAP)
Landlord Incentive Program (LIP)
Landlord Rental Repair Program (LRRP), Restoration of Multifamily Rental Housing (FRM).
For questions regarding only the NJDCA Housing Counseling Sandy related program, please call (732) 288-2614, and speak with the Housing Counseling Administrator. You can also visit the new O.C.E.A.N., Inc. office and speak directly with the Housing Counseling Clerk and Housing Counselors.
For more information about NJ Stronger and the programs available go to: http://www.renewjerseystronger.org
For a list of other O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Programs with phone numbers, please click contact at the top menu bar.
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Home
Energy Office in Galloway
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Home Energy – Galloway – Atlantic County
76 West Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 103
Galloway, NJ 08205
Phone (609) 677-6801 Fax (609) 677-6805
(For additional O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Office locations, please select the location/contact tabs)
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Head Start partners with the Lakewood BlueClaws, the Ocean County Library, and the Ocean County Health Department on the 2015 FIT Kids Obesity Educational Outreach Initiative funded through the Horizon Foundation of New Jersey.
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Weatherization Program For information in Monmouth County call (732) 774-4006. In Ocean County call (732) 244-8176.
Overcome the Barrier to Self-Sufficiency
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. is the community action agency for the residents of Ocean County. A community action agency is a private non-profit or public non-profit organization that was created in the 1960’s to combat poverty throughout the country.
To achieve our goal of identifying and overcoming barriers to self-sufficiency, O.C.E.A.N., Inc. works with local, state, and federal government, other agencies, and members of private sector institutions to provide programs and funding to help residents of the community help themselves.
Please visit our Programs and Special Projects pages for more information on the services we offer. To have information on a specific program sent to you, visit our Request an Application page.
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. has produced in excess of 12 million dollars of economic development for Ocean County, an achievement we are very proud of. Our partnerships with other providers in our community have made our job easier—we could not have done it without them. As always, O.C.E.A.N., Inc. seeks to build partnerships with additional agencies to better assist the residents of Ocean County.
If you are interested in our services, or in working with us as a volunteer, employee, or as a partner agency, please contact us at (732) 244-5333.
O.C.E.A.N., Inc Head Start is accepting applications for the 2015 – 2016 school year
Head Start offers a FREEcomprehensive pre-school program at several locations throughout the county. The program provides a developmentally appropriate curriculum, child health screenings, family services, accepts special needs children, provides meals and snacks, and transportation-half day only.
Program services children ages 3 to 5; children need to be 3 years by October 1, 2015. Eligible children who turn 3 years after October 1, 2015 will be placed on a waiting list.
Requirements for eligibility:
- Birth Certificate
- Proof of Income – Documentation must be from the past twelve months or calendar year
- Health Documentation – physical, dental, immunizations, H&H/lead screenings
For more information, please call 732-244-9114
O.C.E.A.N., Inc Receives funding from the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. received $250,000 to construct single-family homes in Berkeley Township, New Jersey. These homes will be rented to those affected by Superstorm Sandy.