Office on Aging

Offers programs and services to senior citizens. Assist seniors with inquiries and applications for federal, state and county programs such as social security benefits, PAAD/Senior Gold, County RX rogram, and Lifeline Credit program. Provide transportation to (in town medical providers), supermarkets, malls and social / recreational events. Partnerred with Middlesex County Office on Aging to provide our homebound seniors with meals on wheels, congregate meals that are seved daily to those who come to the center. Also have an ensure program for those that have special nutritional needs. Provide SHIP (State Health Insurance Program) counselors.

Department Head / Staff Information

Main Office - 732-541-3890
Dianna Sims, Jim Krissak (Bus Drivers)

Department Information

Arts 'n Crafts Recreational - second and fourth Wednesday of month
Physical Fitness Exercise Classes - Tuesday and Thursday each week
Office on Aging Monthly Calendar of Events - stop by office or call Health Department at 732-541-3890
Bus Transportation - registration required, call (732-802-3014) 24 hours in advance for pick-up
Blood Pressure - VNA nurse available on first Thursday of each month from 9 a.m. to 12 noon
Free Tax Help - March thru April of the current year, 9 a.m. to 12 noon for taxpayers 60 years of age and older

 

    Contact Information

    Community Center
    100 Cooke Avenue
    Carteret, NJ 07008

    Phone: 732-802-3014