Monthly Archives: August 2016

Preparing makes sense for Older Americans. Get Ready Now. FEMA

Preparing makes sense for Older Americans. Get Ready Now. FEMA Preparing makes sense for older Americans. Get ready now. The likelihood that you and your family will recover from an emergency tomorrow often depends on the planning and preparation done … Continue reading

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Together We Prepare: Five Actions for Emergency Preparedness American Red Cross (Together, we can save a life)

Together we prepare: Five Actions for Emergency Preparedness. The American Red Cross. In today’s climate, it’s more important than ever that all of us be prepared for possible emergencies. Natural or other disasters can strike suddenly at any time and … Continue reading

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Preparing Makes Sense. Get Ready Now. FEMA

Preparing Makes Sense. The likelihood that you and your family will survive a house fire depends as much on having a working smoke detector and an exit strategy as on a well-trained fire department. The same is true for surviving … Continue reading

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Living Strong Living Well Ridgewood YMCA

Living Strong Living Well A Strength and Fitness Program for Cancer Patients and Survivors Developed by Stanford University The Ridgewood YMCA 112 Oak Street Ridgewood, NJ  07450 (201) 444-5600 http://www.ridgewoodymca.org *The YMCA: For youth development For Healthy Living & For … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s New Jersey: Program, Services and Volunteer Opportunities

Alzheimer’s New Jersey  Programs, Services and Volunteer Opportunities Helpline (808-280-6055): is a professionally staffed, toll-free contact center that provides caller with confidential and personalized in-depth guidance about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia to assist with planning, problem solving, referrals to community … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s New Jersey: The Respite Care & Wellness Program

The Respite Care and Wellness Program of Alzheimer’s New Jersey Frequently Asked Questions What is Respite Care? Respite Care is a form of short term relief for the primary family caregiver. “Respite” is for the caregiver; “Care” is for the … Continue reading

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50 Ways to Support a Caregiver

Practical Tips: 50 Ways to Support a Caregiver: For family & Friends Have you ever wanted to help a friend or family member who is overwhelmed or stressed because of their caregiving duties? Here are 50 things you can do … Continue reading

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