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Housing Resource Desk Guide
for Hunterdon County Social Service Providers

The Housing Resource Desk Guide was prepared, for the purpose of aiding social service providers who work with low-income families and individuals in their search for affordable housing.

PREPARED BY:
Family Promise of Hunterdon County

and the
Hunterdon County Department of Human Services

Hunterdon County Meals on Wheels

NEWS & EVENTS:

Take Control of Your Health

AN ACTION PLAN TO ENHANCE WELLNESS!

Sponsored by the Hunterdon County Senior Health & Fitness Program and by Rutgers Cooperative Extension Family & Community Health Sciences

Tuesdays staring September 17th for 6 Weeks

MR. FIX IT APPLIANCE DAYGrandparents Series Fall 2019
GO for the G.O.A.L.

Friday, September 27, 2019
9:30 am to 12:00 noon
Senior Center
Building 1, Flemington

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019
10:30 a.m

HUNTERDON COUNTY AGING & DISABILITY
RESOURCE CENTER

ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING

Hunterdon County Senior Center
4 Gauntt Place, Room 5B, Flemington

PRESENTER: Paul Aronsohn: The N.J. State Ombudsman for Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities and Their Families

Pre-Register by calling 908-788-1361

2020 U.S. CENSUS - What's It About?

Grandparents Series Fall 2019
GO for the G.O.A.L.

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 9:00 am
4 Gauntt Place, Flemington

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Grandparents Series Fall 2019
GO for the G.O.A.L.

October 4, 2019 - ADDICTION
October 11, 2019 - VAPING
October 18, 2019 - CYBERBULLYING

 

2019 Annual Public Hearing on Needs Assessment

Resource Connection Public Hearing
Held on May 17, 2019

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2019 Senior Citizen Art Show

45TH ANNUAL SENIOR EXHIBITION ART SHOW

View the 2019 Art Show Winner's Artwork
by clicking here...

Scams Targeting Seniors is Elder Abuse

Hunterdon County Officials: Scam Tactics Targeting Seniors Is Elder Abuse

Participants at the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day program sponsored by the Hunterdon County Human Services Department, learned that elder abuse is not just physical or mental abuse, but also includes exploitation through fraudulent scams targeting the senior community.

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Senior Center Prescription Drug Drop Off

HUNTERDON COUNTY SENIOR CENTER
PRESCRIPTION DRUG DROP OFF SITE

Senior Center - 2nd Thursday of Each Month

 

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GRANDPARENT EDUCATION SERIES

During the months of April and May, the Division of Senior, Disabilities & Veterans Services presented our first Grandparent Education Series. Four lectures were offered to Hunterdon County residents age 60 and above to facilitate an understanding of the issues that face the youth in our community today. The lecture titles included: Social Media and Its Impact on Youth, Secrets Kids Keep, Lies Kids Tell, Pills to Heroin, and Teen Suicide Prevention. Our speakers are experts in their fields and we are grateful for their participation.

The response to the series was so positive that we plan to create another series with new topics for the Fall. Seniors can be pivotal in the lives of young people. Educating ourselves is an important first step in finding ways to participate in creating a healthier environment for our youth. For suggestions on youth related topics you would like explored, please call Jane Griffith (908) 788-1358. Look for scheduling announcements on the Hunterdon County Website for the next Grandparent/Older Adult Education Series.   (CLICK IMAGES BELOW FOR A LARGER VIEW)

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PEER SUPPORT GROUP FORMING
Hunterdon County Visually Impaired Peer Support (VIPS)
Held at the Hunterdon County Division of Social Services
6 Gauntt Place, Building 2, Flemington, NJ 08822

Meets 4th Thursday of each month 11:00 am-1:00 pm. Transportation is available. For any questions please call Claudia Schreiber, peer support facilitator: 908-616-0064

 

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