Division of Planning

Trisha Stone, Director
908-558-2290 | Fax: 908-558-2562

Melissa Lespinasse
, Assistant Director
Phone: 908-527-4883| Fax: 908-558-2562

To provide a wide variety of county-wide human services or social/support service programs, through the most cost effective utilization of funding from county, state and federal resources, by direct delivery of services or by funding community based organizations to deliver services.

The Division of Planning is responsible for grants management and/or direct service provision for the program areas of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Mental Health Services, Intoxicated Driver Resource Center, Rape Crisis Center, Homeless Assistance/Support Services, and the Office for the Disabled. The Division staffs various Freeholder appointed advisory boards that provide oversight and guidance for the various grant funded service delivery systems.