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Open enrollment for Stepping Stone Academy (formerly Bayonne Head Start) will begin in March! • The Weatherization Assistance Program, which helps low-income families in Bayonne reduce their energy bills, is currently accepting applications. • Help the hungry in our community!

Offering Aid to All

Through public and private funding, Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation (BEOF) provides resources to improve quality of life for low-income residents of Bayonne, N.J., and Hudson County. Even those who do not meet program income requirements receive guidance and referrals for assistance.

Our Programs

Community Outreach & Cultural Affairs

Maintains contact with BEOF clients to provide ongoing support during and after a crisis.

Financial Empowerment

Helping low-income individuals and families make educated financial decisions and have access to the necessary resources to help them achieve their goals.

Stepping Stone Academy

Promotes school readiness for children in low-income families, including those with special needs.

Housing Assistance

Fights homelessness in Hudson County with rental assistance and housing counseling.

Energy Assistance

Provides assistance programs that help residents lower and pay for their energy bills.


Provides meals to senior citizens and others in need five days a week.

Senior Transportation

BEOF operates a handicapped-accessible mini-bus to transport senior citizens within Bayonne.


Helps low-income families reduce energy bills through home repairs and energy-efficient upgrades.