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Senior Citizens

NJ Anti-Hunger Coalition
Working to end hunger in New Jersey through education, advocacy and activism

NJ Division of Aging and Community Services
Support Services for the Aged and Disabled

State of NJ Department of Health and Senior Services
Senior Services

Lutheran Senior LIFE at Jersey City
Lutheran Senior LIFE is a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). It is a federally recognized program which provides a special healthcare plan, for and with each participant. This widely accepted program enhances the quality of life for seniors by managing all their healthcare needs so they can continue to live safely in their community.

Sunflower Adult Day Care Center
Adult Day Care Center

Hudson Rehab Spa
Physical therapy plays an important role in an individual’s rehabilitation and overall wellness. Over the past decades, many people have benefited from physical therapy where patients’ case vary – simple ankle sprain, sports injury, body pains, fractures, muscle sprains, complex neurological disorders, and a lot more.

Community Pharmacy & Surgical
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The Prescription Shoppe
Pharmacy


Caregivers

Caregiver Action Network
The Caregiver Action Network serves a broad spectrum of family caregivers ranging from the parents of children with special needs, to the families and friends of wounded soldiers; from a young couple dealing with a diagnosis of MS, to adult children caring for parents with Alzheimer’s disease.

Care About You, LLC
Care Management Plans for Seniors and Hoarding Assistance

NJ Support Groups
Caregiver Media Group is a leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.

Robcares
…a resource for the silent heroes among us, caregivers. 


Youth Volunteer/Mentor Opportunities

Do Something.org
DoSomething.org makes the world suck less. One of the largest orgs for young people and social change, our 3.2 million members tackle campaigns that impact every cause, from poverty to violence to the environment to literally everything else. Any cause, anytime, anywhere. *mic drop

Become a Mentor United Way of NNJ
The United Way of Northern New Jersey Mentor Center is an easy way to learn all about the mentoring process – the rewards, the challenges, and the profound impact mentoring has on BOTH the mentor and the “mentee.”

Big Brothers Big Sisters
The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission is to help children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships with measurable impact.

Volunteer – Jersey Cares
As a leader in volunteerism in New Jersey, Jersey Cares increases the level of meaningful volunteer engagement by creating and managing efficient, impactful projects that address critical community-identified needs.


Other Resources

United Way of Hudson County
(UWHC) is a community-based 501 c(3) non-profit organization which has improved the lives of the most vulnerable residents in Hudson County, New Jersey, for 76 years. Daily, UWHC serves the basic needs of economically insufficient individuals by providing food, clothing, and shelter to those who were affected greatly by Hurricane Sandy. Our Hurricane Relief Assistance Program immediately assists families with the reconstruction of infrastructures, the consumption of employment opportunities, and the contribution of accessible transportation (amongst the previously mentioned necessities).

With a focus on preventive medicine, healthcare education, and disease management, CarePoint Health provides patients with 360 Degree Coordinated Care, delivered by the area’s best and most dedicated doctors, nurses, hospitals and medical staff. – See more at: http://www.carepointhealth.org/about/#sthash.dJnpMhyZ.dpuf
Horizon Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center in Hudson County, NJ that offers a comprehensive range of healthcare and educational services to care for a diverse and dynamic population. Horizon was established in 1963 as a family planning clinic and its legacy in the community is in Women’s Health. The health care center now has two sites based in Jersey City, NJ and one site in Bayonne, NJ that serve 19,000 patients and 60,000 visits per year.

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Outstanding organization giving back to the community to those who really need it and for too long have been forgotten.

— Beth J., Supporter

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