NJ Aging and Disability Resource Connection

Sunday, March 18, 2018

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New Jersey Aging and Disability Resource Connection

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Gloucester County

Stress – Busting Program (SMP) for Family Caregivers Master Training
March 20 & 21. Time: Starting at 8:30 am
To register contact Heather Taylor, Heather.Taylor@dhs.state.nj.us or 609-588-2469

Burlington County

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) Peer Leader Training
March 21, 22, 28, & 29. Time: Starting at 9:00 am
To register contact Steven Ciccariello, sciccariello@rcbc.edu or 609-894-9311 ext. 1487

Mercer County

Cancer Thriving and Surviving Workshop
March 29 – May 3. Time: Starting 12:30 pm
To register contact Tiona Moore, tmoore@trentonhealthteam.org or 609-944-8846

CDSMP & DSMP State Sponsored Master Training
April 9 – 13 & April 16. Time: Starting 9:00 am
To register contact Keana Reed, 609-588-7682 or Keana.reed@dhs.state.nj.us

Morris County

Project Healthy Bones Lead Coordinator Training
April 20 & 27. Starting at 8:30 am
To register, contact KK Hodapp, Kathleen.Hodapp@atlantichealth.org or 973-971-7127

The NJ Utility Energy Outreach Group promotes energy assistance programs for low and moderate income seniors and families.  See attached flyer (English and Spanish) for five programs that may help you stay warm and healthy this winter.

Lyft and EZ Ride have entered a rideshare partnership to provide on-demand, affordable transportation services for New Jersey’s 50 + residents through EZ Ride’s new program "Ryde4Life". Ryde4Life is currently available from 8am-5pm Monday through Friday at 866.208.1307 Option 4. Members do not need a smartphone to participate; just a cell phone and credit card to register for the program.

  • About Us: ADRC provides information and assistance to older persons, adults with physical disabilities, caregivers and professionals looking for services or programs.                                                                                                                  
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  • Contact Local Agencies lists contact information for the County ADRC, County Welfare Agencies, Local Counties and Municipalities, County Health Departments, Medical Assistance Customer Centers, Centers for Independent Living, Offices of Disabilities, and the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), which provides help with Medicare issues. 
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A Guide to Community-Based Long Term Care
In New Jersey