NJ Aging and Disability Resource Connection

Saturday, April 25, 2015

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New Jersey Aging and Disability Resource Connection

Hot Topics

Hot Topics

Preventing Post-Disaster Financial Exploitation
Free On Site Training

Simple precautions that can protect vulnerable adults and their property and assets. You’ll also learn where to report financial exploitation and get help when someone is victimized.
See the flyer for more infomation.

To schedule a no-cost training for your organization, contact: 
Julissa Vizcaino 848-932-0510 jvizcaino@ssw.rutgers.edu 

 

 

Facing the Challenges of Dementia and Severe Mental Illness

This workshop is intended to provide a useful overview of the similarities and differences between dementia and severe mental illness for professionals who support older adults in long-term care. The presenter will discuss strategies and non-pharmacological interventions that can be used to address Major Depression, Schizophrenia, dementia, and delirium in nursing facilities and assisted living.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015. 
Hosted By: The Masonic Home of New Jersey

Registration
7:45 am to 8:30 am
Program
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

For more information  please contact Monica at 609-239-3941 or mdiehl@njmasonic.org

 

Become a Volunteer Balance Coach
A Matter of Balance is a proven program designed to help people manage concerns about falls and increase physical activity. 

A FREE Coach Training is being held (REGISTRATION REQUIRED!)
April 29 and 30, 2015
RWJ Hamilton Center for Health and Wellness
3100 Quakerbridge Road, Mercerville, NJ
9:30 a.m. –3:30 p.m.

AND
April 20th and 27th
Cape Regional Medical Center
2 Stone Harbor Blvd.
Cape May Court House
9:30 a.m. –3:30 p.m


To register or for more information please contact:
Maryann Marian at 609-588-2819 or at
Maryann.Marian@dhs.state.nj.us

 

White House Conference on Aging Regional Forums for Consumers, Caregivers and Providers

Central NJ Forum: Friday, May 15, 2015
Southern NJ Forum: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Northern NJ Forum: Friday, June 26, 2015

For details about the 2015 White House Conference on Aging:
http://www.whitehouseconferenceonaging.gov/

Please register by May 1.
For more information, contact NJ Foundation for Aging, 609-421-0206

office@njfoundationforaging.org

  • 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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SUPER STORM SANDY INFORMATION 

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