The mission of the City of Elizabeth Division Human Services is to enhance the health and well-being of all residents, by providing for effective social services by fostering sound, sustainable assistance in the areas of housing, public health and social services.
The City of Elizabeth, provides a one-time only, up to $1000 Security Deposit, 1 month of back rent, or 1st month rent. Available to City of Elizabeth residents only. Provided that any balances all are paid first and the following requirements are met: proof of residency, proof of sustainable income, valid government or municipal identification, and valid lease.
The City of Elizabeth will pay $1000 for the burial of a resident, when no other funds are available. Requests are only processed through the Funeral Home.
The City of Elizabeth will provide a 1 time only, free prescription to Elizabeth Residents who are in the process of applying for medical insurance, or do not have any medical insurance and are under-insured. Must have original script. Proof of residency is required, Valid identification and Social Security Card