NJ Aging and Disability Resource Connection

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) Workshop

Bergen County: October 10 – November 14. Time: Starting at 11:00 am.
To register contact 877-848-9355 or visit pascackmedicalcenter.com/bewell
 
Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) Workshop
 
Atlantic County: October 16 – November 20. Time: Starting 1:00 pm.
To register contact Maggie Weaver at 609-350-8937or mweaver@jfsatlantic.org
 
Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) Workshop
 
Mercer County: October 24 – November 28. Time: Starting at 10:00 am.
To register contact Shirley Roberts at 609-631-6819 or Billie O’Donnel at
609-584-6725

 

EZ Ride, Lyft and Uber 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-8pm Monday through Friday and 8am-5pm on Saturday 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.

Did you know that Medicare covers certain services related to opioid use disorders?

Diagnostic services; Inpatient treatment and related professional services and medications; Intensive outpatient psychiatric day treatment program; Counseling by a licensed professional; Occupational therapy; Patient training and education;  and Medicare covers another benefit - Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment.

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