Counseling and Assistance (4)
Alzheimer's New Jersey
Alzheimer’s New Jersey provides information, assistance and support to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease, their families and caregivers as well as health care professionals.
Care2Caregivers is staffed by peer counselors who have cared for family members with dementia and also worked as dementia professionals in the health care industry. They have seen dementia from both sides. They know what it is like to be up all night with someone who won’t sleep. They have seen how effective medications can be to help with behavioral symptoms that some people with dementia may experience. They have felt the stresses of making decisions for family members who can no longer decide things for themselves. They have provided meaningful activities for those with dementia using music, art, dance and reminiscing.
Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey
Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey (CVCJ) is an interfaith nonprofit agency dedicated to providing supportive services to seniors, veterans, the elderly disabled, individuals with dementia, and caregivers of loved ones with chronic illness, enabling them to live independently and with dignity in their own homes.
Union County Dept. of Human Services ADRC
The ADRC plans, implements and coordinates services for Union County residents age 60 and older. In addition to providing 23 congregate lunch sites throughout the County serving hot lunch on weekdays, The Division also arranges for an array of services including, but not limited to, home delivered meals, legal services, home health care, house-keeping, housing assistance, transportation, volunteer programs, adult day care, residential maintenance and caregiver services.