Social Services

Warming Center Update

Warming Center operations will be suspended for fall 2020 and winter 2021 due to the difficulties associated with congregate settings and COVID 19.  If you need shelter during a Code Blue declaration please call (609) 886-6200 ext 2434 Monday – Friday 8:30-4:30 or call 2-1-1 after 4:30PM and on weekends, and holidays.


The Cape May County Social Services is committed to assisting all customers. By providing appropriate services in a professional, courteous, timely and unbiased manner. To achieve and maintain economic and social independence in the least restrictive environment.


The Cape May County Social Services strives to be recognized as the premier provider of Human Services to county residents.


Contact Us

  1. Address: 

    Division of Social Services

    3801 Route 9 S

    Unit 4

    Rio Grande, NJ 08242

    Phone: 609-886-6200

    Fax: 609-889-9332


    Homeless Hotline/ Code Blue

    Need Help? 2-1-1


    Monday - Friday

    8:30 am to 4:30 pm

    Extended hours on Tuesdays until 6:30 pm