All residents of Union County affected by Hurricane Ida are encouraged to visit this event for in-person advice and resources.
Union County, NJ – The Union County Board of Commissioners is informing residents that the next event in the County’s Disaster Relief Pop-Up Sessions series will be held in Plainfield on Friday, September 17, from 10:00 a.m. to 13h00. The event will be held at Black Lives Matter Plaza at City Hall, 515 Watchung Avenue.
Participation in all pop-up events is free and open to all Union County residents in need of assistance, regardless of their city of residence.
“These events aim to ensure that Union County residents can access all of the resources to which they are eligible as quickly as possible, by meeting face-to-face with our trained staff. The personal touch can make all the difference, and we will continue to hold these sessions for as long as needed, ”said Chairman of the Council of Commissioners Alexander Mirabella.
Residents who require transportation within Union County to attend a pop-up event can schedule a trip with Union County Paratransit Services by calling 908-241-8300.
Services and information include assistance with property damage claims, missing documents, temporary accommodation, food aid, stress counseling, etc.
COVID-19 vaccinations (Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson) will also be available on site, along with COVID-19 tests and basic health exams.
Pop-up events are organized by the Union County Social Services Department. For further assistance with disaster relief or any other social service program, call the action line at 888-845-3434 or 908-558-2288 or email [email protected]
For more information and updates on all Union County services during the COVID-19 outbreak, including the Kean University Drive-Thru Test Center, the walk-in sites of the mobile test unit, information on immunization, emergency food distribution and other support services, visit ucnj.org/covid19. General information on COVID-19 is available from the New Jersey Department of Health at nj.gov/health.
For all Union County programs and services, visit ucnj.org, call the public information line, 877-424-1234, email [email protected], or use the online contact form.
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