|Office of Disability Services
The Office of Disability Services plans, develops,
and works in coordination with the various supportive services
for individuals of any age who have a disability. The office works
in coordination with the Atlantic County Disabled Citizens Advisory
here for more information about this advisory board.
The Office of Disability Services facilitates a network of information and cooperation among agencies servicing residents with disabilities to insure their needs are considered in local, state and national policy and plans. The office provides technical advice and consultation regarding laws, regulations and issues affecting individuals with disabilities. National policy information is available directly from the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Technical Assistance Program website. Click here to visit this site. The Office of Disability Services administers the Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP) which gives adults with physical disabilities opportunities to work, attend school or vocational training and live independently in the community. Contact Kathleen Quish, Administrator of Disability Services, at 645-7700, ext. 4519. For TTY, please use NJ Relay (1-800-852-7899). Information and referral about programs and services for individuals with disabilities is coordinated with Intergenerational Services Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC). To locate resources, please call 1-888-426-9243.
The Total Living Center, a nonprofit organization, provides direct
services to Atlantic County residents through an agreement with
Atlantic County government. Total Living Center is co-located in
the Atlantic County Office Building, 1333 Atlantic Ave., in Atlantic
City, NJ. For help with technical assistance, such as completing
applications or for advocacy and information and referral, contact the Total Living Center representatives by calling 345-6700 extension 2804, in Atlantic City, the TTY is (609) 348-5551. The Total Living Center's main Egg Harbor Township office is located at Washington Square West, 6712 Washington Ave, Suite 106, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 and the phone number is (609) 645-9547. The TTY number is (609) 645-9593.
here to visit the Total Living Center's website - www.tlcenter.org.
The Office of Equal Opportunity monitors county government for compliance with appropriate laws and guidelines regarding equal opportunity and nondiscrimination. This Office provides direct service to the citizens of our county through its effective oversight of these sensitive issues.
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