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2/14/2020 - Office on Aging & Disability Seeks Volunteers for Focus Group - Caregivers, Let’s Talk

Office on Aging & Disability Seeks Volunteers for Focus Group - Caregivers, Let’s Talk

BRIDGEWATER – Are you are a caregiver or potential caregiver? Somerset County Freeholder Brian D. Levine invites those who are eligible to join a focus group at 2 p.m., on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Senior Wellness Center at Bridgewater, located at 876 E. Main St. Participants will receive a $25 gift card. Food and beverages will be served.

Those who are eligible to attend this group include anyone who is age 50 and above and is a caregiver to parents, in-laws, partners, and spouses, or individuals who are not currently providing care to relatives that need care.

The Urban Institute and the Somerset County Office on Aging & Disability Services are forming this focus group to talk to caregivers and potential caregivers to hear their opinions about New Jersey’s Paid Family Leave policy.

For more information, contact Christina Panarese at 908-704-6346 or visit

The Urban Institute is a nonprofit research organization that studies social and economic issues. The Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services is a designated Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) that is designed to streamline access to long-term care support services, health promotion, and education to seniors, their caregivers and adults with disabilities.

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