Applications are now being accepted for the following programs:
Head Start: To apply for the Head Start program, your family income must be 100% or below on the Income Guidelines chart listed below. Call to obtain an application at (732) 244-9114.
O.C.E.A.N., Inc. Kids: This program accepts State of NJ Child Care Vouchers. Call to obtain an application call 732-244-9114.
Weatherization: To apply for Weatherization services, your family income must be 200% based on the Income Guidelines Chart listed below. Call to obtain an application at (732) 244-8176, Ext. 107.
Gift of Warmth: To apply for Gift of Warmth, your family income must be 175% on the Income Guidelines Chart. Call to obtain an application at (732) 244-9041.
NJ Shares: To apply for NJ Shares, your family income must be 175% on the Income Guidelines Chart. Call to obtain an application at (732) 244-9041.
O.C.E.A.N., Inc.’s Home Energy Assistance Satellite office at 507 River Avenue in Lakewood is offering Home Energy application and assistance through LIHEAP (Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program), Gift of Warmth and NJ Shares (by appointment only) For more Home Energy information and assistance in Lakewood call (732) 942-3405.
A listing of all Ocean, Inc. Home Energy Offices with phone numbers can be found under the Contact/Location tab at the top of the website.
(O.C.E.A.N., Inc. provides reasonable accommodations to those with physical disabilities (first floor accommodations/elevators) and language requirements (barriers) through the use of in-house translators when required for agency program services).
Poverty Income Guidelines – updated 1/15/19
|Each Additional Member||4,356||5,445||6,534||7,623||8,058||8,712 Weatherization ONLY $4,160|