Related Links


New Jersey Department of Health and Human Services

Outreach Programs

Long Term Care Planning Essential Planning Tool to Help Americans Own Their Own Future

Apply For Retirement Benefits

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services


Social Security Administration

Administration on Aging

Eldercare Locator

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey Division of Taxation


New Jersey Foundation for Aging

Senior Housing Locator

NJ Helps


NJ Area Agencies on Aging

Union County
Atlantic Bergen Burlington Camden Cape May
Cumberland Essex Gloucester Hudson Hunterdon
Mercer Middlesex Monmouth Morris Ocean
Passaic Salem Somerset Sussex Warren

Caregiver Information

Caregivers provide a necessary service and support for the elderly and/or disabled person. Caregivers need to be updated on new and available programs and services to help meet the needs of the person they care for. The links below provide ongoing information for caregivers. These are resources that are readily available on the internet. Some have forums and chat rooms that provide a means of support. Others provide ways to avoid caregiver burnout. We recommend that caregivers avail themselves of these sites.


Administration on Aging Provides information on aging, family caregiving and latest news on changes in regulations affecting Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

American Association of Retired Persons Provides general information on aging, programs and services

Family Caregiver Alliance National Center on Caregiving Provides a resource center, a clearinghouse and public policy updates

National Alliance for Caregiving Provides tips, information and resources for caregivers

National Family Caregivers Association A grassroots organization that provides education, support and empowerment to caregivers

Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Provides information and advocacy on Alzheimer’s

CareGuide A commercial web site that offers assessment, resources and education