Below are some helpful links and educational resources.

Informational/educational websites about HIV:

http://www.thebody.com/

http://www.poz.com/
Food banks:

http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/cgi-bin/id/cityfoodbanks.cgi?city=Newark&state=NJ

Housing shelters:

http://www.hud.gov/local/nj/homeless/shelters/essex.cfm

ADDP, New Jerseys free drug assistance program:

http://www.state.nj.us/health/aids/freemeds.shtml

Planning council for HIV services in the Newark EMA:

http://www.newarkema.org/

Methadone treatment locations:

http://www.theagapecenter.com/Treatment-Centers/New-Jersey.htm#N

HIV testing sites

http://www.state.nj.us/health/aids/rapidtesting/essex.shtml

Info on SSI/SSA

http://lwd.dol.state.nj.us/labor/dds/ddsindex.html
http://www.ssa.gov/

City of East Orange website:

http://www.eastorange-nj.org/

City of Newark website:

http://www.ci.newark.nj.us/