Additional Housing Resources

The following programs are scheduled in January 2019 at the Mercer County Connection, located at 957 Route 33 in the Hamilton Square Shopping Center. Programs are free but registration is required. Call 609-890-9800 to reserve a seat.

Foreclosure Counseling: Affordable Housing Alliance. Monday, Jan. 7, 1 to 4 p.m. Having trouble with your mortgage can negatively affect your mood, stress levels, interpersonal relationships, children and health. Don’t ignore the situation. Affordable Housing Alliance will have HUD-certified counselors you can meet with to find out your options. 

Mercer County Bar Association Free Legal Clinic. Thursday, Jan. 10, 5:30 to 7 p.m. This free 15-minute consultation with an attorney is sponsored by Lawyers C.A.R.E. Attendees will have the opportunity to speak to an attorney. Attorneys will answer questions regarding family law, real estate law, landlord/tenant law, personal injury law, wills and estates, bankruptcy, criminal law, and municipal court law.

Home Energy Assistance Program Application Acceptance. The County of Mercer, working in coordination with the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, will accept applications for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to noon, by appointment only; and the first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., walk-ins only. To make an appointment, call the Mercer County Housing and Community Development Office at 609-989-6858 or 609-989-6959.