Health & Wellness

Free Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group Takes Place October 21

c97dca46880903f04587_JFS-Building.jpg
Jewish Family Services headquarters on Westfield Avenue in Elizabeth. Credits: Fran Sullivan
c97dca46880903f04587_JFS-Building.jpg

ELIZABETH, NJ – Those caring for a relative with Alzheimer’s or Dementia will benefit from the Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregiver Support Group on Friday, October 21, at the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, 140 Mountain Avenue, Westfield, NJ, from 10 a.m.to noon.  

The session is hosted by Jewish Family Service of Central NJ, a non-sectarian health and social service agency. The group is free and open to Alzheimer’s/Dementia caregivers in the community and is run in accordance with the Alzheimer’s Association of NJ guidelines.  Participants are welcome to join the group at any time.  

Registration is recommended. To attend or for information about the new program for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Disorders, contact Alice Greenberg-Sheedy, agreenberg-sheedy@jfscentralnj.org, or, 908-352-8375.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Mountainside

Upcoming Events

Sun, May 20, 8:00 AM

Applebee's Clark Commons, Clark

Brendan's Meadows Flapjack Fundraiser

Food & Drink Giving Back

Sun, May 20, 12:00 PM

Trailside Nature & Science Center in the Watchung Reservation, Mountainside

29th Annual Spring Garden Fair & Plant ...

Green Home & Garden

Sun, May 20, 2:00 PM

Miller-Cory House Museum, Westfield

History of Silhouettes & Craft for Children

Other

Sun, May 20, 3:00 PM

Ridge High School, Basking Ridge

NJ Youth Chorus Spring Concert

Arts & Entertainment

Carousel_image_d95868a30ee9ef39c254_lwv_pr_2018_marijuana_flyer_for__nptv

Mon, May 21, 7:30 PM

New Providence

Marijuana: Decriminalize? Legalize?

Health & Wellness

Video Shows School Board Member In Altercation With Police at Traffic Stop in South Orange

May 16, 2018

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - South Orange Maplewood School Board Member Stephanie Lawson-Muhammad got into an altercation with a South Orange police officer who stopped her for speeding last month, in which she used profanity, complained when she was issued a ticket and called South Orange Police Chief Kyle Kroll “a skinhead cop.”

Lawson-Muhammad also appeared to suggest that she would ...

How to Get 80 Percent of LinkedIn's Benefits in 20 Percent of the Time

May 20, 2018

Since 2005, Andy O'Hearn has sought to plumb the depths of LinkedIn's mysteries, ranging from LinkedIn Open Networker (LION) to LinkedIn Associations of Mutual Beneficence (LAMB). He's mined the expertise of LinkedIn's most proficient practitioners, and on Monday, June 11, at 6:30 p.m. at the Scotch Plains Public Library, he will present his concentrated knowledge and curated ...

Anjali Mehrotra's Statement Regarding the Recent Complaint Filed Against the Borough of Mountainside

May 17, 2018

The recent complaint filed against the Borough of Mountainside, asserts allegations that, if true, we can all agree are most disturbing. The nature of the allegations dictates that we, the residents of Mountainside, take them seriously and ensure that they are carefully investigated.

Our sworn officers and dedicated employees should never be subject to the types of behavior that are alleged, ...