ELIZABETH, NJ - Information about services for adults age 60 and older, direct from the Union County Aging and Disability Resource Connection, will be available when Union County’s Aging Services Kiosk (ASK) program visits the Summit Free Public Library on November 25, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Other ASK stops in November will include public libraries in Elizabeth, Cranford, Clark, Garwood, Mountainside, Union, and the Rahway Senior Center.
Residents will be able to speak in person with experienced staff from the Union County Aging and Disability Resource Connection, a division of the Department of Human Services. Guidance offered through the ASK program includes home delivered meals, respite care, home care, adult day care, and support services for caregivers. Assistance with completing applications and forms is also provided.
In addition to the Summit event, dates, locations and times for November visits include:
November 4 - Elizabeth Library - LaCorte Branch, 418 Palmer Street; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 13 - Cranford Public Library, 224 Walnut Street; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 14 - Rahway Senior Center, 1306 Esterbrook Avenue; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 18 - Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Avenue; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 21 - Garwood Public Library, 411 Third Avenue; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 22 - Mountainside Public Library, Constitution Plaza; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 26 - Union Public Library, 1980 Morris Avenue; 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection is modeled on a national program aimed at of promoting wellness, independence, dignity and choice for seniors and their families, and for people with disabilities. In addition to ASK and other outreach events, printed information is available in English and Spanish.
For more information about the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection, visit ucnj.org/departments/human-services or call 888-280-8226 (toll free), 908-527-4870, or 908-527-4858. Spanish speakers may call 908-527-4863.
The Summit Free Public Library is located at 75 Maple Street.