- Burlington County’s Housing Hub
Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
- Burlington County Board of Social Services
1-800-342-0047, Ext. 4836
Clients and prospective clients that have an impairment, disability, language barrier, etc., please advise us if accommodation is needed.
Are you homeless?
Are you at risk of losing your housing?
Are you looking to own your first home?
Read on to see how BCAP can help you with your housing needs…
Below are the housing programs we currently offer.
Click a program to expand and learn more.
Permanent Housing with Supportive Services
The BCAP Permanent Rental Housing Program includes five housing units for former recipients of Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) benefits and two single-family homes for homeless veteran families with children and working poor families with children. A Case Manager provides support services to the residents to help them achieve and maintain economic self-sufficiency.
Homelessness Prevention Program
BCAP provides financial assistance to residents who are behind in their rent, facing eviction, or are homeless and in need of rental assistance to secure permanent housing.
Housing Counseling Services
BCAP is approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide comprehensive housing counseling to low and moderate income individuals and families through the Housing Counseling Program. The services include: rental housing counseling; homelessness prevention; mortgage delinquency and default counseling; budget counseling; fair housing counseling; pre-purchase counseling; and homebuyer education for first-time homebuyers.
Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program (HPRP)
BCAP provides financial assistance and stabilization services to prevent individuals and families from becoming homeless and help those who are experiencing homelessness to be quickly re-housed and stabilized. Participants receiving rental assistance will be required to pay 30% of their gross monthly household income towards their rent and tenant paid utilities while they are receiving a subsidy. All participants will be required to receive case management and financial management services while they are in the program. Services will be provided based on funding availability.
Qualified participants will receive the following services:
- Rental assistance.
- Case management.
- Assistance with locating affordable housing.
- Money management and credit repair counseling.
- Referral to other community resources.
Participants must meet the eligibility guidelines and provide the required documentation:
- Gross household income must total 30% or less of Area Median Income (AMI) (must provide income documentation).
- Must be a New Jersey resident (must provide personal ID, Driver’s License or State ID).
- Must be legally in the United States (must provide proof of legal U.S. residency).
- Must be currently homeless (must provide homeless documentation) or at risk of becoming homeless (must have a Summons or a Warrant of Removal).
- Must lack sufficient financial resources and support networks to identify immediate housing or remain in existing housing.
To apply for any of the above programs, contact the BCAP Housing Department at:
Dickens Community Service Center
One Van Sciver Parkway
Willingboro, NJ 08046
Office is wheelchair accessible.
Phone: (609) 835-4329, Option 2
Senior Apartments with Supportive Services
BCAP provides safe, affordable housing to senior citizens. All of the residents have access to supportive services provided by a dedicated Case Manager to help the residents maintain self-sufficiency and live independently.
- Burlington Township
Phone: (609) 386-0300