Toms River Township 33 Washington St, Toms River, NJ08753 The Toms River Township, originally known as Dover Township, became the county seat in 1850 upon the establishment of…More Ocean County. Dover Township became Toms River Township in 2006. The Toms River Township is at the Toms River Municipal Complex along with the Town Hall. Various township meetings are held at the Town Hall, such as Planning Board Meetings, Municipal Alliance, and Regular Council Meetings. The Toms River Township consists of Administration; Americans with Disability Act; Department of Engineering, Construction Services, Code Enforcement, and Community Development; Mayor's Advisory Committee on Developmental Disabilities; Emergency Management; Department of Finance; Health Department; Human Resources; Law; Municipal Alliance; Municipal Clerk's Office; Office of Tax Collection; Department of Parks, Buildings, and Grounds; Planning, Recreation; Registrar of Vital Statistics; Department of Shade Tree/Public Lands; and Tax Assessor.
This location consists of the Department of Community Affairs, the Division of State Police, Commission for the…More Blind, NJDEP Coastal Engineering, the Bureau of Enforcement, and the Division of Youth and Family Services.
The Department of Community Affairs provides administrative, financial and technical assistance to local governments, community development organizations, businesses and individuals. Divisions of the Department of Community Affairs include the Bureau of Housing Services, Rental Assistance and the Homelessness Prevention Program.
Coastal Engineering puts forth New Jersey's Shore Protection Program which protects life and property along the coast. Coastal Engineering is also responsible for preserving coastal resources and maintaining safe waterways.
The Division of State Police is the office of professional standards and investigates complaints.
The Commission for the Blind is a part of the Department of Human Services. The commission provides education, employment, independence, and eye health services for the visually impaired.
The Division of Youth and Family Services is a part of the State of New Jersey Department of Children and Families. The Department of Children and Families services include: Youth and Family Services, Child Behavioral Health Services, Prevention and Community Partnerships, Specialized Education Services, Child Welfare Training Academy, Centralized Child Abuse/Neglect Hotline. The Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) is a child protection and child welfare agency. DYFS investigates allegations of child abuse and neglect and arrangements to protect the child.