March 2022
Age-Friendly Teaneck News & Updates
As Teaneck works to create a more age-friendly environment for residents, we'll keep you posted about new developments programs and events.
Volunteers Needed - Senior Checks Money Management Program
The Bright Side Family is seeking volunteers for its new money management program for older residents who are in need of guidance and assistance in budgeting, routine bill paying, check writing and other financial tasks. If interested, call 201-530-6756 or email
Want to learn how to get free COVID-19 testing or vaccine information Updates below!
New Program
Cooking Companions
Jewish Family and Children's Services of Northern New Jersey matches a volunteer with an older adult to cook and share a meal together.

For more information:
Call 201-837-9090 or email
Care for the Caregiver

That's the theme of Bergen's County's Spring Caregivers Conference
Saturday, April 30th, 10 am to 2pm
Bergen County Plaza, Hackensack

The Bright Side Family will be sponsoring an activity - More Details to Follow
In the meantime, check out other County programs offering support .....
Post-Stroke and Disabled Support Group
In-Home Caregiver Education & Support Group
Click Flyers for Details
March is National Social Work Month
Teaneck has reason to celebrate National Social Work Month now that it has a new full-time Social Services Specialist. Since assuming the post in the fall, Alex Cerbone has met with and sought opportunities to collaborate with directors of the Richard Rodda Center, Age-Friendly Teaneck, JFCSNNJ, Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, Teaneck Police Department, TVAC, and local legislators. The Township Social Work office can provide employment assistance, housing assistance, emotional support, and general case management.
Alexander Cerbone, MSW, LSW
Phone: 201-837-1600, Ext.1503
Fax: 201-837-5948
Office Hours:
Monday- Friday, 8 am to 4 pm
Office Location:
Teaneck Township Municipal Building-South Entrance
Health Dept-1st Floor
Technology Doesn't Have to Be Out of Reach!
Check out these Free Programs and Classes
Televised episodes and one-on-one technology tutorials
Free 6-week certificate course for adults teaches critical skills to navigate our digital world
Kaplan JCC Lending Devices
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades lends devices to participate in its virtual programs.
Click here for info
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