Paterson Task Force for Community Action, Inc.

Covid-19 Emergency Housing Services

If you were affected by COVID-19 and your rent/mortgage is in arears we can assist based on income and evaluation. An appointment is necessary with our Housing Counselor, Debbie Nicholson, prior to an application given for either program. She can be reached at, 973-279-2333 ext. 134 or by e-mail:

Covid-19 Emergency Food, Cleaning/hygiene Supplies

Families that are below the 200% Federal Poverty Guideline are eligible for emergency food, cleaning/hygiene supplies vouchers.
To receive an application contact: Yolanda Maldonado - 973-279-2333 ext. 133.

Application Process

For all Paterson Task Force programs, the following is required:

  • Proof of income for the household,
  • Photo ID for applicant
  • Social Security Cards for household

Additional information will be required for Energy Assistance, and housing services.