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County's Senior Services 'ASK' Kiosk Makes Area Stops Apr. 13-25


ELIZABETH, NJ - Union County's Aging Service Kiosk (ASK) is set to make stops at Mountainside, Union and other area locations beginning April 13. The kiosk provides Union County residents information about services for senior adults age 60 along with one-on-one guidance with staff from the county’s Department of Human Services, Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection.

The ASK schedule in April includes public libraries in Mountainside, Clark, Plainfield, Union and Fanwood. Residents from every municipality are welcome to attend these events.

Staff from the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection will be on hand to provide information about home delivered meals, respite care, home care, adult day care, support services for caregivers and more.

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Assistance with completing applications and forms is also provided.

The April 2018 dates and locations are:

Friday, April 13, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. --  Mountainside Public Library, Constitution Plaza

Monday, April 16, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. -- Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Avenue

Thursday, April 19, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. -- Plainfield Public Library, 800 Park Avenue

Tuesday, April 24, 12 - 2 p.m. -- Union Public Library, 1980 Morris Avenue

Wednesday, April 25, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. -- Fanwood Public Library, 5 Forest Road

The goal of the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection is to promote wellness, independence, dignity and choice for seniors and their families. It is one of 670 Area Agencies on Aging nationwide established under the federal Older Americans Act. 

For more information about the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection, call toll-free at 1-888-280-8226, call 908-527-4870 or 908-527-4858, or visit

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