New Jersey Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to New Jersey.

 

Disability Insurance

Federal Disability Insurance (SSDI & SSI)
Social Security Administration
800.772.1213
www.ssa.gov

SSI State Supplement
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in New Jersey
https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-11148.pdf

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Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
New Jersey Department of Law & Public Safety, Division on Civil Rights
609.292.6000
www.nj.gov/oag/dcr/index.html

Unemployment Agency
New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
https://www.nj.gov/labor/ui/ui_index.html

Vocational Rehabilitation
New Jersey Department of Human Services
973.648.7504
www.state.nj.us/humanservices/cbvi/services/vocation/

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Health Insurance

New Jersey Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
800.318.2596
www.healthcare.gov/

New Jersey Insurance Department of Banking and Insurance
600.292.7272
www.state.nj.us/dobi/index.html

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-New Jersey
U.S. Department of Labor
800.444.3273
www.nj.gov/recovery/programs/cobra.html

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
NJ FamilyCare
800.701.0710
www.njfamilycare.org/default.aspx

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/nj/index.html

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Medicaid Programs

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NJ Medicaid
Department of Human Services, Division of Medical Assistance & Health Services
800.356.1561
www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dmahs/clients/medicaid/

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Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
800.792.8820
http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/doas/services/ship/index.html

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