In these challenging times (due to the increased exercise of caution from the corona virus) Central Jersey Housing Resource Center (CJHRC) is unable to meet with walk-in clients.  Counselors can schedule, on a limited basis, an in-person session by  appointment only.  These sessions require mask-to-mask counseling.

CJHRC staff can provide counseling services by phone . Group Programs are mainly being done via virtual webinars.  As appropriate, group sessions are bieng held.  Please call the number below for rental, pre/post purchase and financial literacy.

We assure you, CJHRC is committed to our clients and please know we are doing our best to be there for our clients who need us.

If you are dropping off documents Monday through Friday, please follow directions on brown box outside our door.  If you are dropping off documents after hours, you can slide a thin, labelled envelope under the door.


Please call (908) 446-0036 or for current information and postings

visit our website at


Please note, CJHRC observes the following holidays:

New Year's Day                                           Martin Luther King's Birthday                                         President's Day
Juneteenth                                                  Memorial Day                                                                      Independence Day
Labor Day                                                    Columbus Day                                                                    Thanksgiving Holiday (Thursday & Friday)
Christmas Day


In inclement weather, we may have to adjust our office hours.





  • CJHRC Mission Statement - the keys

    Our Mission

    As a HUD approved agency, is to provide the very low, low and moderate income individuals and households with information they need to make informed and reasonable decisions to achieve their goals.

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Central Jersey Housing Resource Center (CJHRC) is known for excellent educational programs. Our award winning group programs are offered in the Central Jersey area.


Central Jersey Housing Resource Center (CJHRC) Community Mission provides outreach programs and services that result in acceptance, recognition and availability of quality affordable housing.

CJHRC is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit that has been helping clients for over 34 years when they have no other place to turn. We never charge a fee.

Our organization primarily serves clients in Somerset and Hunterdon Counties. However our excellent staff strives to assist anyone with housing hurdles that contacts our agency looking for counseling.

Jennifer Laterra, CJHRC Board President stated:

At CJHRC, our HUD trained counselors assist individuals and families to achieve their housing goals. Our knowledgeable staff is committed to helping clients locate and apply for Low/Moderate Income rental and resale units. CJHRC also provides financial counseling for potential homebuyers and renters, existing homeowners and those facing potential foreclosure or eviction. These services and others we offer are free of any cost. We, at CJHRC, are proud to assist our clients as a HUD approved agency. We are committed to housing and the stellar reputation we enjoy within the State of New Jersey is a testament to all those we strive to serve and to the those who generously support what we do.

For additional information call 908-446-0036.

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Central Jersey Housing Resource Center

92 East Main Street, Suite 407
Somerville, NJ   08876

Phone: 908-446-0036

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