Gloucester County

 

Our Services

Non-Discrimination Policy:  The services offered through Catholic Charities Family and Community Services Centers are available to all, regardless of religious denomination, race, gender, or immigration status.

Food Pantry

Call us to make an appointment.
We are always in need of donations of non-perishable food items and diapers! Visit our Wish List tab for more information.

SNAP (Food Stamps) Enrollment and Nutrition Education

Contact us to learn more about our nutrition education program or schedule an appointment to enroll for SNAP benefits.

Utility and Rental Assistance

Catholic Charities provides utilities and/or rental assistance to relieve a temporary financial crisis or to prevent homelessness. Contact us to see if funds are currently available and to schedule an appointment to determine eligibility.

Housing Counseling

A case worker can help you budget and utilize available resources to maintain housing. Contact us to schedule an appointment.

Veteran Services

Assistance for veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Case management services, information and referrals. Call the representative for your county for information and to determine eligibility. Contact information by county available on the Veteran Services webpage.

Asset Development

Open a matched savings account towards the costs of purchasing a home, starting a business, or furthering education. Financial coaching and education provided. Visit the asset development webpage for a listing of all programs and contact information.

Prison Ministry

Prison ministry volunteers are needed to serve in area prisons and jails. Catholic Charities can provide resources and referral services to the recently released. Contact the Prison Ministry Coordinator for more details: 856-342-4106

*Note: While each Family and Community Services Center offers unique services to its surrounding community, all can connect clients to the broad range of services provided by Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden. See a complete listing of services at right and inquire at your county center about any of them.

Wish List

Project Wish List genericThank you for your interest in donating to the Gloucester County Family and Community Services Center! Contact us to schedule a delivery.

  • Diapers – sizes newborn through size 4
  • Baby Wipes
  • Deodorant
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Shelf-stable foods
  • Gas gift cards, suggested amount $25
  • School supplies
  • Jackets
  • Children’s books
  • Toys

Food Pantry Needs*

  • canned vegetables
  • powdered milk
  • macaroni and cheese
  • canned meats
  • cereal
  • jelly

*All food donations must have a current expiration date, and preferably an expiration date several weeks in the future.

Contact Us

  856-845-9200
 856-845-8905

 

Directions

FROM THE NORTH:

Take NJ Turnpike to Exit 3 to 295 South to Exit 25A, which is Rt. 47 South towards Deptford. Go 1 Mile, Plaza 47 is on the right.

FROM THE SOUTHWEST (DELAWARE):
Take 295 North to Exit 20, Rt. 130 North, (Westville) to Rt. 47 South. Rt 47 South is 1/4 way around the second circle. There’s a gas station on the corner of that turn, at the second circle. Rt. 47 is to your left after crossing the bridge.  Approximately 2 miles on your right is Plaza 47.  Turn right into the parking lot.

FROM THE SOUTHEAST (VINELAND/MILLVILLE):
Take Rt. 47 North. 1/2 mile after crossing the NJ Turnpike (Turnpike does not exit here) is Plaza 47.  Turn left into the parking lot.

FROM THE EAST:
Take Atlantic City Expressway to Rt. 42 West to 544 West (Deptford – Woodbury). Pass Deptford Mall. Go 2 miles and road bears right at light and becomes 534 West. 1/4 mile to Rt. 47 North. Turn right, 3/4 mile on left, turn into Plaza 47.

FROM THE WEST (PHILADELPHIA):
Cross the Walt Whitman Bridge take 676 East to 295 South to Exit 25A, (47 South – Deptford). Approximately 1 mile on your right, turn into parking lot Plaza 47.