Shelters, Food Banks, and Housing

Soup Kitchens | Shelters | Affordable Housing

Soup Kitchens

Community Soup Kitchen of Morristown

Serves breakfast and lunch 365 days per year, offers Healthy Choices Market, and provides various resources including assistance with access to community resources, and educational programs

35 South Street

Morristown, NJ 07960

(973) 267- 0709

Faith Kitchen- Trinity Lutheran Church

Operates Monday-Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

123 East Blackwell Street Dover, NJ 07801

(973) 366-2821

Interfaith Food Pantry

Allows people who register for the program to pick out food items of their choice (Amount of each item a person can take depends on the family size), provides nutritional counseling, linkage and referral to community resources, etc.

2 Executive Drive Morris Plains, NJ 07950 (973) 538-8049

The following information has been obtained from:


For information regarding shelters, call 211

Homeless Solutions, Inc.

Provides four separate Shelter Programs, a Transitional Housing Program, and The Mt. Kemble Home- a program for elderly women of limited means. Assists with job search, counseling, medical care, and childcare

540 East Hanover Avenue, Suite 100

Morristown, NJ 07960-0282

(973) 993-0833

Market Street Mission

Nine Market Street Morristown, NJ 07960

(973) 538-0431

Salvation Army

95 Spring Street

Morristown, NJ 07960

(973) 539-2700

Family Shelter:

Domestic Violence Shelter

Jersey Battered Women’s Service (JBWS)

P.O. Box 1437 Morristown, NJ 07962

(973) 267-7520

Family Promise of Morris County (formerly Interfaith Council for Homeless Families of Morris County)

P.O. Box 1494 Morristown, NJ 07962 (973) 998-0820

Runaway Youth Shelter

Morris County Youth Shelter

320 West Hanover Avenue Parsippany, NJ 07054

(973) 285-2970

To obtain information on additional counties please see:


Apply for Section 8 as well as public housing sites that are subsidized apartments

Morris County website:

Along the left-hand side of the page, families can submit Family Housing complex applications. Check monthly the Section 8 waiting list as it opens and closes periodically

Affordable Connectivity Program

“The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.” You might be able to save $30 a month on broadband under new federal program

Housing Choice Voucher Program

Call (609) 292-4080


Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (HCDNNJ)

The Network is a statewide association of over 250 non-profit housing and community development corporations, individuals, professional organizations, and prominent New Jersey corporations that support the creation of housing choices and economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income community residents.

New Jersey Housing Resource Center (NJHRC)

Search for affordable, subsidized and market rate units throughout New Jersey

Call 1-877-428-8844

Affordable housing websites

Transitional Housing

Eric Johnson House

Offers various residential programs for those who living with HIV/Aids, their families, and the community

44 South Street

Morristown, NJ 07960

(973) 285-0006