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"Eviction Prevention"

This page is for Residents of Bergen County who may be struggling to pay rent. Bergen County has many resources which may help thoughts who might need emergency assistance to help prevent homelessness.

People who are at risk of becoming homeless should go to the trained staff at Bergen County's housing health and human services Center 120 south river street Hackensack nj 07601  

get to Bergen county housing health and human services they can help you with "Rapid rehousing" 120 south river street hackensack NJ 07601


if you have a mental illness call the BC mental health law project at- 4th Floor, One Bergen County Plaza Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076 
Phone: 201-634-2762

hackensack legal aid- 

  1. Northeast New Jersey Legal Services
  2. Legal Services
  3. Address: 190 Moore St, Hackensack, NJ 07601Phone:(201) 487-2166
  4.  Veterans call veteran services in Bc-1 Bergen County Plaza #2, Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201) 336-6325

first if you need help with rent dial 211 or go to www.nj211.org .

If you are in need of emergency assistance when dialing 211 ask for the compassion fund:

here are some services you may qualify for:

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services
Legal Services 190 Moore St (201) 487-2166


Community Mental Health Law Project - Bergen County

http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/index.aspx?NID=987

Phone: 201-634-2762 FAX: 201-336-6089

Rapid rehousing:

Bergen County, N.J., funds by Housing and Urban Develop

https://projects.propublica.org/recovery/locale/new-jersey/bergen/dept/8600



There are resources for "Eviction Prevention" remember if you are homeless or in jeopardy call the Bergen County homeless/ homeless prevention hotline: 1-888-3-Bergen  

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