•  You can access Veterans health care services like home health and geriatric (elder) care, and you can get medical equipment, prosthetics, and prescriptions. Apply for health care benefits you’ve earned.http://www.va.gov

  •   We’re a national movement of people, communities and organizations working to ensure conditions where everyone has the opportunity to be healthy. Our vision is to create the healthiest nation in one generation. American Public Health Association http://www.alpha.org

  • Home health care provides skilled services, including nursing care and physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy. The agency will send a licensed professional to assess home health needs and develop a complete care plan. These services are usually short-term, as in the case of a person recovering from surgery or other health issues.
    Home health care is usually less expensive, more convenient than and just as effective as care you get in a hospital or skilled nursing facility (SNF). Home health is typically delivered by nurses. Examples of skilled home health services include: http://www.homecarenj.org

  • The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is a division of the Department of Health & Human Services. We promote the economic and social well-being of children, families, individuals and communities with leadership and resources for compassionate, effective delivery of human services.http://www.acf.hhs.gov

  • Founded in 1942, the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) is a nationwide, not-for-profit society of geriatrics healthcare professionals dedicated to improving the health, independence, and quality of life of older people.http://www.healthinaging.org

  •   In-home care includes a wide range of services provided in the home, rather than in a hospital or care facility. It can allow a person with Alzheimer’s or other dementia to stay in his or her own home. Alzheimer Association http://www.alz.org

  • Pleural mesothelioma affects veterans at a disproportionate rate compared to the general public. Veterans with service-connected mesothelioma can file a VA claim for health care and disability compensation.Pleural Mesothelioma Center http://www.pleuralmesothelioma.com/veterans/

  • In 2013, Perfect Touch Home Care Firm agency was established to serve our communities and provide life-enhancing home care services to those who need care and companionship in Elizabeth, NJ, Union County  http://www.perfecttouchhomecare.com

  • New Jersey Health Care Profile: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. Caregiver can call to renew, apply or change their licenses https://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/

  • Do you know your stroke risk? Some factors are out of your control, like family history. But you can control some, including diet and physical activity. Now is the time to take charge of your health.http://www.stroke.org

  • Lupus is a chronic auto-immune disease that involves your immune system. Your immune system is like a bodyguard against invaders, such as viruses, bacteria, and other germs. Normally, your immune system works to fight off these invaders. But in the case of lupusthe immune system mistakenly attacks your own body’s healthy tissues. Learn more http://www.lupus.org

  • Centers For Diseases Control and Prevention: CDC 24/7 Saving Lives and Protecting People https://www.cdc.gov/

  • Testing is available to everyone in New Jersey. Our first responders and health care workers are saving lives every day – and so can you. Do your part to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your community by getting tested for COVID-19. https://covid19.nj.gov/