Department of Senior Services
ESSEX COUNTY DIVISION OF AGING
The Essex County Division of Senior Services, located at 900 Bloomfield Avenue in Verona, New Jersey is the doorway to programs and services located in the Essex County community where seniors and adults with physical disabilities live. It is the primary center for planning, program development and coordination of services to persons age 60 and over.
The Division’s services are targeted to individuals with the greatest social and economic need.
Programs offered by the Division of Senior
Adult Day Care
Adult Protective Services
Certified Home Health Aide
Dental Health Services
Emergency Heating/Cooling Program
Financial Counseling: Friend/Advocate
Health Insurance Counseling (SHIP)
Home Delivered Meals
Home Friend (in-home chore service)
Home Modifications (ramps)
Information & Assistance (NJ EASE)
NJ State Caregivers Assistance
Programs: Jersey Assistance for community caregivers (JACC)
Senior Citizen Newspaper – Essex Advisor
Title IIIE Family Caregivers Support Services
New Jersey EASE, Toll Free Number 1-877-222-3737
NJEASE provides older adults, their families, and other concerned individuals with information about and referral or linkage to community services.