Services and Programs

Intoxicated Driver Resource Center (IDRC)

All Union County Intoxicated Driving Resource Center (IDRC) classes have been cancelled until further notice.  If you have questions, please email idrc@ucnj.org or call 888-845-3434 or 908-558-2288.  Please note that there may be a delay in IDRC response due to increased call/email volume during this time


Office for Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs (OPDSN)

The Union County Office for Persons with Disabilities & Special Needs (OPDSN)offers social and recreational opportunities to individuals of all abilities and ages from elementary school children to senior adults.

In addition to activities, OPDSN provides information and referral to community resources such as rental and utility assistance, entitlements, accessibility issues, transition services and more. OPDSN’s main goal is to advocate for persons with disabilities of all ages, as well as ensure inclusion and accessibility in all aspects of community life.

Manuel Ramirez, Director
mramirez@ucnj.org / 908-527-4807

Helen Alvarado
PASP Consultant
halvarado@ucnj.org / 908-527-4845

Jasmine Whitous
Program Coordinator
Jwhitous@ucnj.org / 908-527-4781

Leighton Heisey
Advisory Board/Information and Referral
leighton.heisey@ucnj.org / 908-527-4840