NJ Aging and Disability Resource Connection

Sunday, April 21, 2019

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New Jersey Aging and Disability Resource Connection

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A Matter of Balance Coach Training

Essex County:
A Matter of Balance Coach Training
April 26, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm at University Hospital
To register contact Monica Hanna at 973-972-4323 or Hannama2@uhnj.org

Somerset County:

A Matter of Balance Workshop
April 26 - June 21. Time: Starting at 10 am.
To register contact Caitlin Witucki at 908-704-6339 or witucki@co.somerset.nj.us

July 8 - August 26. Time: Starting at 9:30 am.
To register contact Caitlin Witucki at 908-704-6339 or witucki@co.somerset.nj.us
Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance (TJQMBB) Instructor Training
April 30 & May 1. Time: 8:30 - 5:00. Must commit to attending refresher/implementation trainings on July 16 & 17, starting a 26-session workshop within four months, and submitting program data. Location: Somerset County Senior Wellness Center at Bridgewater
To register contact Heather Taylor at heather.taylor@dhs.state.nj.us

NJ Human Services: One-Stop, Online Application for Older New Jerseyans to Access Benefits

Older New Jerseyans are now just one click away from important benefits and savings.

The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Aging Services has launched NJSave, an online application to help older residents with low-incomes and individuals with disabilities save money on Medicare premiums, prescription costs, and other living expenses. Use this application for:

Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (PAAD)
Hearing Aid Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (HAAAD)
Lifeline Utility Assistance
Medicare Savings Programs
Medicare Part D’s Low Income Subsidy (LIS, also known as “Extra Help”)
Senior Gold Prescription Discount Program
Universal Service Fund (USF)
Low-Income Heating and Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

  • About Us: ADRC provides information and assistance to older persons, adults with physical disabilities, caregivers and professionals looking for services or programs.                                                                                                                  
  • I Need Help With... assists you in identifying your needs and determining your options for assistance.
  • Services and Providers includes services, facilities, products and providers that can assist you with your needs. For an alphabetical listing of service providers Click Here.
  • 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. 
  • Learn About provides program descriptions, useful websites, and articles on topics that will help you make informed choices related to your needs.
  • Feedback Survey: Let us know what you think about the site.
  • My Account: Register to receive the latest newsletters, site updates, and to create a list of favorite organizations/information.

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A Guide to Community-Based Long Term Care
In New Jersey