The Division of Intergenerational Services serves the needs of families, youth, disabled individuals and senior citizens. Caring professionals are available to provide assessment, guidance, counseling, and information and referral. Individual case management insures a personal connection with our residents to insure that their needs are met.
101 S. Shore Road, Shoreview Building
Northfield
New Jersey
08225
United States
+1-888-426-9243 - In-County +1 (609) 645-5965 - Out-of-County

Department of Human Services

Division of Intergenerational Services

Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP)

The Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP) assists adults with permanent physical disabilities who are working, attending school or vocational training and living independently in the community.

Services Available

Personal assistants help individuals with tasks such as light housekeeping, bathing, dressing, meal preparation, shopping, correspondence, mobility, driving and/or use of public transportation. Individuals may receive up to 40 hours per week depending on need.

You may be eligible for PASP if you are:

  • A New Jersey resident
  • Have a permanent physical disability which requires physical assistance
  • Capable of directing and supervising your own services
  • Employed, attending college / vocational training or actively engaging in volunteer activities in the community at a minimum of 20 hours per month
  • Between the ages of 18 and 70
  • Living in the community

Paying for Services

Depending on income, some individuals pay no fee. Others pay a portion of the cost of service based on a sliding fee scale. The remaining cost is covered by the State of New Jersey, Department of Human Services.

Contact

For more information: Call Kathy Quish with the Office on Disability (609) 645-7700 ext. 4519

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