Social Services, Welfare, & Public Assistance

All Madison households should direct any inquires about financial assistance, including inquiries about food stamp eligibility, to the Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance, located at 340 West Hanover Avenue, Morris Township. The telephone number is 973-326-7800. Services include:
  • Battered Women
  • Child Support Services
  • Early Employment Initiative
  • Family Support
  • Food Stamps
  • Homeless Program
  • Medical Services
  • Social Security Intake
Public Transportation
Public transportation is available direct from downtown Madison to the county offices via NJ Transit bus 873 (PDF).

211 Assistance
The staff at the United Way's 211 call center are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help those in need find available assistance services. More information about this service can be found online.