Lincoln Park Seniors Meetings
Held in St. Joseph's Church basement at 12:00 PM on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month
Senior Resource LinksA Senior's Guide to Computer Basics
Aging, Disabilities & Veterans Services
Aging In Place - Staying in Your Home
Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Financial and Legal Planning
Annual Wellness Visit Guide
Assisted Living in New Jersey | Caring.com
Avoiding Scams & Fraud
Disposal of Drugs and Syringes
Division of Aging Services Home
Heart & Stroke Statistics
Limited Mobility Home Modifications
Mobility Loss - Exercise Can Help!
NJ Long Term Care Facility Locator
New Jersey Aging and Disability Resource Connection
Nutrition For Seniors
Seniors Health - Staying Healthy
Tech-Savvy Safety Tips for Seniors
Veteran Benefits For Seniors
Your Guide to Finding Credible Medical Information and Advice
Senior Support Program
Atlantic Health System currently has a FREE program to all Seniors that are serviced by Morristown Medical Center. The Senior Support Program is a Social Work program that encourages and preserves independence. For more information click link ATLANTIC HEALTH SENIOR SUPPORT PROGRAM
Age In Place
The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services and the Department of Human Services have established a “one-door” access to services that will help people age in place. In New Jersey, this is called the Aging & Disability Resource Connection/Area Agency on Aging (ADRC/AAA)
Help For Veterans
If you are over the age of 60, disabled or a veteran of the US Armed Forces. you may be eligible for a variety of services. Many of these programs are provided by the Morris County Division on Aging, Disabilities and Veterans,
Home Delivered Meals (MOW) / Nutrition Project
The Morris County Nutrition Project provides hot nutritious meals, education and personal interaction through three components: Congregate Meals, Home Delivered Meals, and Weekend Meals. The Project served 509,669 meals in 2011.
The Project currently operates fifteen Nutrition Sites throughout Morris County. Along with a noontime meal, Midday Friendship Centers are open from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and offer recreational, social, and educational activities. View our calendar and map of locations.
Some activities include line dancing, bingo, movies, sing-a-longs, arts and crafts, guest speakers, parties, health screenings and educational programs tailored to the elderly.
Home delivered Meals (also known as Meals on Wheels) and weekend meals are available for elderly and disabled who are housebound. The delivery of meals is provided through a network of paid employees and volunteer drivers. Call (800) 564-4656.
Morris County participates in the Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program. This statewide program provides low income seniors with vouchers to purchase fresh produce at designated Farmers Markets in Morris County.
A summer picnic is held at each nutrition site for all congregate clients. View picnic locations and dates.
Five Town Regional Dial-A-Ride, Inc.
Since 1977, Five Town Regional Dial-A-Ride has been serving the towns of Butler, Kinnelon, Lincoln Park, Pequannock Township, and Riverdale. During that time Dial-A-Ride has traveled over 4,000,000 miles and transported over 850,000 clients. Approximately 20% of our budget is funded through a grant by the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
We do not accept same day appointments.
The client must be registered with the service prior to reserving a trip.
A minimum of 72 hours’ notice is required for all trips.
Appointment reservations can be made by calling 973-835-8885. Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dial-A-Ride is available to residents who are 60 and older or 18 and older that have a physical or mental disability that includes functional limitations. We may also be able to provide transportation for people temporarily disabled by illness or injury with no alternate means of transportation.
Transportation is provided to eligible residents for NON-EMERGENCY medical appointments, nutrition sites, shopping, social services, recreational activities, and visitation provided space is available. Priority will be given to Medical trips first.
MEDICAID RECIPIENTS: MEDICAL TRIPS ARE PROVIDED BY LOGISTICARE: 1-866-527-9934
Eligible Medicaid recipients may use Dial-A-Ride for non-medical transportation.
Elysium Salon & Spa is excited to offer 15% off to all of their clients who are 65 and over. They are located at 183 Main Street, Lincoln Park. Call for an appointment 973-694-1555 or visit their website.
Aging In PlaceMorris Habitat for Humanity is offering Seniors of Morris County, NJ a special home repair program that makes accessibility and energy efficiency improvements to enable senior citizens to move around safely inside their homes.
Click on the link for more information.
Aging In Place
Chilton Medical Center / Atlantic Health System
Atlantic Health System’s New Vitality is a health and wellness service for seniors designed to aid in preventing age-related chronic conditions and disabilities and minimizing emergency department visits and hospitalizations. This award-winning program works in partnership with our hospitals’ Community Health departments to help adults 65 years of age and older:
- Reduce the risk of falls
- Lower blood pressure
- Lose weight and avoid obesity
- Manage, control and prevent diabetes
Chilton Wellness ClassesChilton wants to help you redefine your life through health and wellness. They offer more than 200 different types of wellness classes spanning all phases of life. Many classes fill up fast, so call early to reserve a spot. Wellness Classes
NewBridge Sail (Senior Assistance for Independent Living) is a free program that connects Morris and Passaic county residents with available community resources that enable them to remain in their homes. Click link for more information: NewBridge SAIL
Elder Abuse, Neglect & Personal Injury Information Link