Other Possible Funding Sources and Related Services:

  • Contact USDA Rural Development at or 856-787-7700 for information about possible additional loans or grants for home rehabilitation projects
  • PSE&G provides assistance with utility bills. Click here
  • NJ Shares assists New Jersey households who have fallen behind on their energy bills due to a temporary crisis. Click here
  • The Modification Program of the Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan helps homeowners who are struggling to make their mortgage payments by encouraging lenders to modify/refinance eligible mortgages to produce affordable monthly payments Click here

For House Maintenance and Safety:

  • Click here to see the Healthy Home Maintenance Checklist for information about recommended home maintenance.  
  • Important fire prevention information click here

For Houses Built Prior to 1978:

  • Protect Your Family from Lead Hazards –  Go online to the United States Environment Protection Agency  (EPA) at for information on lead hazard sources and how to overcome them and to on how to protect against lead hazards during renovations or call 1 (800) 424-LEAD [5323] 

For Information on Home Improvement Contractors and State Code Requirements:

  • Division of Consumer Affairs provides information on Home Improvement Contractors.  Click here
  • Division of Consumer Affairs Residential Home Improvement Contractor Compliance Checklist. Click here
  • New Jersey Division of Community Affairs, Division of Codes and Standards , Codes & Regulations . Click here
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania  Uniform Construction Code. Click here

Fair Housing and Equal Opportunities:

For more information on discrimination or if anyone feels they are a victim of discrimination, please contact the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights at 1-866-405-3050 or Click here

equal housing2

What is CGP&H and what do we do?

CGP&H stands for Community Grants, Planning and Housing. CGP&H administers municipal and county sponsored home improvement programs that service numerous towns throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania.