Gateway CAP COVID-19 Information and Referral HUB
Covid-19

This webpage is designed to assist our clients and the community at large with critical information, links and referrals in the continuing and evolving Coronovirus situation affecting all our lives. 

For the latest information and statistics in New Jersey, visit the New Jersey COVID-19 Information HUB

For the Coronavirus Pandemic Resource Guide for New Jerseyans as Compiled by the Office of U.S. Senator Cory Booker, click here

 

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Testing Sites

Below is information on available testing sites in our area.

  • Click here for the COVID-19 Symptom Checker

  • Click here for where and how to get tested for COVID-19 in New Jersey. Also find out who should get testing.

  • In Gloucester County: 

    Rowan College Sewell Campus - GLOUCESTER COUNTY RESIDENTS BY APPT ONLY

1400 Tanyard Rd
Sewell, NJ 08080
Tests will be performed by appointment only. Proof of Gloucester County residency, such as a passport or driver's license, is required. Anyone without symptoms will not be eligible for testing.

Residents 18 and older with symptoms of COVID-19 must call (856) 218-4142 to be prescreened. Please have your insurance information available at this time. Once prescreened an appointment time will be scheduled.

Scheduling for the Thursday, April 16 testing session will begin Monday, April 13 at 8:30 a.m. Any calls before that will not receive an appointment.

  • In Cumberland County:

Rowan College Cumberland Campus (Drive-Thru) - APPT REQUIRED, CUMBERLAND COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY
3322 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08360
This site is open to residents of Cumberland County and patients of CompleteCare Health Network. If you are a Cumberland County resident, you do not need to be a member of CompleteCare Health Network to be tested.

Do not visit the test site without both a prescription and an appointment provided to you by the Cumberland County Health Department. If you do not have a prescription or appointment, you will not be tested.

Visit CompleteCareNJ.org's Request an Appointment Page, complete the form, and choose COVID-19 Telephone Screening as your reason for visit.
Wait for a call back from CompleteCare. The agent will schedule you a telephone screening with a CompleteCare provider.
During your telephone appointment, the provider will determine if you need to be tested. Not everyone will require a test.
If you require a test, your prescription will be electronically submitted to Lab Corp.
After your prescription is submitted, the Cumberland County Health Department will contact you to schedule your drive-thru test appointment time.
At the day and time of your scheduled appointment you should visit the Cumberland County testing location. No one will be tested without an appointment.

  • In Salem County:

Salem County Fairgrounds - Drive-Thru - SALEM COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY
735 Harding Hwy
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Beginning on Monday, April 13, any individual who wants to be tested can call the Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers' telehealth line at 609-569-4510 between the hours of 9am-1pm to begin the process of scheduling an appointment.

The line to schedule appointments will be open every Monday and Wednesday from 9am-1pm.

All residents who call will be pre-screened by a Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers provider to ensure they meet all testing criteria. If testing is recommended based on the provider's screening, the individual will be prompted to schedule an appointment and will be given specific instructions regarding time and location of the test.

Salem County residents who have made an appointment to be tested must bring their government issued I.D. to the testing site at the time of their appointment. Once testing is completed, the Salem County Department of Health will ensure that all patients who are tested receive their test results within 2-4 days of testing.

  • In Atlantic County:
Hamilton Mall - Drive-Thru - ATLANTIC COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY
4403 E Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Public testing for symptomatic county residents with a doctor's prescription will be held April 14 and 16.

Visit https://www.atlantic-county.org/covid/ to make an appointment.

There is no fee for the test.

Residents with appointments must show up in a vehicle -- you cannot walk or bike through the testing center. If you do not drive, someone else may drive you. The person who is being tested must provide a drivers' license or viable personal identification and a clear-to-see printed version of a medical prescription at the arrival checkpoint.

Children are eligible for testing. Minors under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The parent or guardian must have identification to prove they are residents of Atlantic County.

  • In Cape May County:
Cape May Technical School (Drive-Thru) - APPT REQUIRED, CAPE MAY COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY
188 Crest Haven Road
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
This site is open to residents of Cape May County and patients of CompleteCare Health Network. If you are a Cape May County resident, you do not need to be a member of CompleteCare Health Network to be tested. Do not visit the test site without both a prescription and an appointment provided to you by the Cape May County Health Department. If you do not have a prescription or appointment, you will not be tested.

Visit CompleteCareNJ.org's Request an Appointment Page, complete the form, and choose COVID-19 Telephone Screening as your reason for visit.
Wait for a call back from CompleteCare. The agent will schedule you a telephone screening with a CompleteCare provider.
During your telephone appointment, the provider will determine if you need to be tested. Not everyone will require a test.
If you require a test, your prescription will be electronically submitted to Lab Corp.
After your prescription is submitted, the Cape May County Health Department will contact you to schedule your drive-thru test appointment time.
At the day and time of your scheduled appointment you should visit the Cape May County testing location. No one will be tested without an appointment.
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  • In Mercer County:
Quakerbridge Mall - Drive-Thru - MERCER COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY
Open Now - Closes at 4:00 PM
3320 Brunswick Pike
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
This site is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. To receive an appointment, your doctor must send notification to the site that you meet testing requirements and are symptomatic.

The testing center is by appointment only for symptomatic Mercer County residents age 18 or older who have a prescription from their primary health care provider (PCP). If you are symptomatic for COVID-19 and want to be tested, contact your PCP.

Physicians: Fax prescription with patient's home address to 609-630-4031.





Gateway CAP

Below is information related to Gateway CAP services impacted by COVID-19 

  • Have you been affected by COVID-19? Gateway CAP is here to help.  Please click on the link below, complete our client inquiry form and let us know your needs. Someone will contact you as soon as possible.
    Click here for our client inquiry form

  • Gateway WIC (Women Infants and Children) Services are now available via telephone.
    Click here for more info

  • Changes to WIC-Approved Foods (Revised April 1, 2020)
    In light of COVID-19, New Jersey WIC is allowing additional food items in anticipation of limited food selections related to recent events.
    Click here for more info
  • Gateway Community Action Partnership has reduced its operating hours in light of COVID-19
    Click here for more details

  • Gateway CAP's previously scheduled Census 2020 events have been postponed
    Click here for more details

  • Head Start Centers Temporarily Closed due to COVID-19. Gateway’s Head Start/Early Head Start Program closed all centers effective Tuesday, March 17. Centers will be closed through at least April 20. Head Start administrative and family support services will be available to families during this time period. Head Start staff will check in with families on a regular basis during the closure. If additional information is needed, please contact Gateway’s administrative offices at 856- 451-6330. For additional Head Start information, contact Vice President Bonnie Eggenburg, CCAP, at 856-453-0803.

Emergency Food

Below is information and links to Emergency Food 

  • Adjusted Days for Emergency Assistance Food Pantry in April
    Public Notice: Our food pantry distribution schedule in April has been revised. Pantry distribution at 65 Manheim Ave. in Bridgeton will be scheduled: Monday (4-20), Wednesday(4-22), and Friday (4-24) from 10 AM to 2 PM. There will be no distribution on Tuesday, April 21. Recipients will again be served "at the door" rather than inside the building to pick up food.

Financial

Below are links related to those seeking unemployment and job-related assistance

 

  • Did you lose your job or have your hours reduced as a result of COVID-19? Businesses across New Jersey need thousands of workers for immediate hire. Learn more about who is hiring in your community.
    Click Here to Visit the New Jersey COVID-19 Jobs and Hiring Portal

  • Click here for the FAQs for New Jersey workers

  • To file an unemployment claim in New Jersey, click here

Other Links

Below are additional helpful links

  • New Jersey Domestic Violence Hotline
    Feeling anxious? Survivors of domestic violence can call the New Jersey Domestic Violence Hotline, which provides confidential access to domestic violence information and services, including crisis intervention, referral, and advocacy. Bilingual and accessible to the deaf and hearing impaired.
    CALL 1-800-572-SAFE