Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Newton Support Group

Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Newton Support Group meets the 4th Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at the Newton Medical Center, Romano Conference and Education Center, Room 100, 175 High Street, Newton, NJ  07860. Contact person: Barbara Van Nortwick - 973.579.8600.

Please note: It’s best to call the contact person before attending the first time. Also, please call the number listed for the group before attending as our support groups sometimes change. Family Support Groups are always free and open to the community. Support groups provide families and caregivers with the emotional support and education they need to better understand Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Support groups are designed for families and friends. Attendance is not recommended for persons with dementia. Our volunteer support group facilitators receive specialized training about Alzheimer’s disease and group facilitation techniques, as well as ongoing support and evaluation. Solicitation of support group facilitators and members to promote specific products and services is not permitted. Visit www.alznj.org/services/family-support-groups/ for the most current Support Group Schedule or call the Alzheimer’s New Jersey Helpline at 888.280.6055.

Contact Information
  1. Barbara Van Nortwick
  2. 973.579.8600
Fri, November 24
12:00 pm — 1:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 11/24/2017 12:00pm 11/24/2017 1:00pm America/New_York Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Newton Support Group

Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Newton Support Group meets the 4th Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at the Newton Medical Center, Romano Conference and Education Center, Room 100, 175 High Street, Newton, NJ 07860. Contact person: Barbara Van Nortwick - 973.579.8600.

Please note: It’s best to call the contact person before attending the first time. Also, please call the number ...

175 High Street Newton, NJ 07860

Newton Medical Center, Romano Conference and Education Center, Room 100

175 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Sparta

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Sparta

Sparta Police: Sparta Man's Toke Break Leads to Drug Charges

December 12, 2017

SPARTA, NJ – A Sparta man is facing drug charges having been found smoking in the parking lot of the Lake Mohawk Country Club.  On November 11 around 11 p.m. Cpl. Joseph Anotnello and Police Officer Steven Guido were patrolling on the boardwalk when they smelled marijuana, according to police. 

The officers saw four people in the lower level parking lot appearing to be smoking ...

Sparta Police: Traffic Stop Yields Hundreds of Empty Heroin Packets

SPARTA, NJ – A Long Valley resident was found to have hundreds of empty wax packets used to hold heroin when he was stopped for having an expired inspection sticker.  Sparta Police Officer Thomas Snyder stopped a gray Honda Accord on December 4 around 9:50 a.m. on Route 15, police report.

When Snyder went to speak with Daniel Gaeta, 30, the driver told the officer he was being ...

Sparta Police: Vernon Man Hits a Curb, Gets DWI

SPARTA, NJ – A Vernon man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after he hit a curb and disabled his Jeep.  On November 30 around 11;20 p.m. Sparta Police Officer Ericks Finley found the Robert Houdershieldt, 44, sitting in his Grand Cherokee on the Route 15 southbound ramp, police say.

When Finley spoke with the driver, Houdershieldt told the officer he was on the phone ...

Obituaries

- Jun 2, 2017
Jillian Mari Baluyot, 17, of Nutley, passed away on June 2, 2017. Born in Secaucus, she lived in ...
Read more
- Feb 21, 2017
Marisa Rincon (30) passed away in Randolph on February 21,2017. She was born is West Chester, PA ...
Read more

Thanks for Saving my House

December 10, 2017

It was strange to get a phone message at a local movie theater that my house was on fire in Lake Stockholm on Friday. It was thirty years ago that I had a house fire in the same community, but tonight I was at the AMC movie in Rockaway getting a call about my house again being on fire. I arrived in Lake Stockholm to see the firemen keeping damage to a minimum!

Without the great effort of ...

AtlantiCast: Episode 008

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll learn about a groundbreaking new clinical trial in the fight against pancreatic cancer, meet an award-winning child neurologist at Goryeb Children’s Hospital and hear about the new Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center at Atlantic Orthopedic Institute – plus stay tuned at the end to see our debut episode of the AtlantiCast Medical ...

Two Elizabeth Residents Arrested in Massive Child Trafficking and Pornography Sting

December 1, 2017

TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that stretched from New Jersey to California, that targeted sex offenders, and persons possessing child pornography was announced today by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino.

Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography offenders in “Operation Safety Net,” a nine-month, multi-agency child protection ...

Celebrate the Season at Sparta’s 16th Annual Lake Mohawk German Christmas Market

Don’t miss this weekend’s 2017 Weihnachtsmarkt: 16th Annual Lake Mohawk German Christmas Market at Lake Mohawk in Sparta!  

Ranked as “One of the Top Ten Things to Do in December in the State”, this market offers 100+ vendors selling beautifully-crafted and unique gifts; delicious food & drink; live entertainment (from folk dancers to carolers to chainsaw wood ...

Need another reason to brush and floss? Gum disease may increase cancer risk.

A study published in the journal Cancer Research this past week looked at the oral health of over 120,000 people in the U.S. for 10 years and found a 21% increase in the risk of esophageal cancer when people had gum disease caused by certain kinds of bacteria. 

 

National Library of Medicine – HealthDay summary: https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_170118.html

Journal ...

Sparta Education Foundation Funds Two High-Tech Grants

December 12, 2017

SPARTA, NJ - Two new grants totaling over $16,000.00 were approved at the Sparta Education Foundation’s November Board Meeting held at the Mohawk Avenue School. This round of grants will enrich the educational technology experience for students at Helen Morgan School and Sparta Middle School.

“These new grants assure that our students will be equipped with 21st century skills ...