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E.A.R.S. (Educate, Advocate & Reduce Stress) for Caregivers (COPSA)

The E.A.R.S. (Educate, Advocate & Reduce Stress) for Caregivers Program is a caregiver-focused outreach program, conducted by professional social workers, for families/significant others of older adults age 60 and above. This free service is funded through a generous grant through the Middlesex County Department on Aging and Disabled Services. The program offers caregiver assessment, emotional support and guidance, care management, caregiver education, advocacy and linkage to community resources to assist caregivers in effectively managing their loved ones' ongoing care.

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NJ
United States

Family Caregiver Alliance

Family Caregiver Alliance

Family Caregiver Alliance supports and sustains the important work of families nationwide caring for adult loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions.

Interfaith Network of Care, Inc.

The mission of the Interfaith Network of Care (INC) is to give personal and social support to people coping with chronic conditions, disabilities, isolation, and other age related disabilities and to help those responsible for their day-to-day well being. Trained volunteer caregivers, agencies, and the community-at-large encourage people to continue to live independent, meaningful lives in their own homes.

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62 South Main Street
Milltown, NJ 08850
United States

Middlesex County Department of Aging & Disabled Services

The Office of Aging & Disabled Services is the state designated area agency on aging to advocate, plan, coordinate and provide area wide programs and services for senior citizens and disabled persons residing in the county. The office serves as the connecting link between County government, State Government and local communities in the development of various programs and initiatives.

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75 Bayard Street
5th Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
United States

NJ Statewide Respite Care Program

The NJ Statewide Respite Care Program has been operational since April of 1988. This program provides respite care services for elderly and functionally impaired persons age 18 and older to relieve their unpaid caregivers of stress arising from the responsibility of providing daily care. A secondary goal of the program is to provide the support necessary to help families avoid making nursing home placement of their relatives.

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NJ
United States

Saint Peter's Caregiver Support Group

For the spouses or partners caring for those with any type of illness, this support group meets the second Thursday of every month. Call 800-269-7508 extension 8662 for information.

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Saint Peter's Adult Day Center
200 Overlook Drive
Monroe Township, NJ 08831
United States

VA Caregiver Support

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

VA values your commitment as a partner in our pledge to care for those who have "borne the battle." We have several support and service options designed with you in mind. The programs are available both in and out of your home to help you care for yourself and the Veteran you love.

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