Union County, NJ – Union residents seeking information about services available for senior adults age 60 and up can visit the Aging Service Kiosk (ASK) at the Union Public Library on Tuesday, May 29, from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. to speak with staff from the county’s Department of Human Services, Division on Aging.
“The ASK program brings our experienced staff to local communities, where they are more accessible to seniors, family members and caregivers who are looking for helpful resources and programs,” said Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados.
Through the ASK program, staff from the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection travel throughout Union County providing information about home delivered meals, respite care, home care, adult day care support services for caregivers and more.
Assistance with completing applications and forms is also provided.
Any Union County resident, family member or caregiver, can visit any ASK event. The event will also take place:
Wednesday, May 23
Fanwood Public Library
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
All Union County residents are welcome to attend the ASK events.
The Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection’s goal 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. The division has information printed in both English and Spanish.
Dates and locations of upcoming ASK program stops are posted in local newspapers, the Senior News, Facebook, Twitter and the Union County website,ucnj.org.
For further information about the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection, call the division’s toll-free number: 1-888-280-8226, call 908-527-4870 or 908-527-4858, or visit online at ucnj.org.