2018 BCUA Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates / Sites
GBCA Lead Remediation Program
BC FREEHOLDERS TO HOLD "MEETINGS ON THE ROAD"
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New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program™Your Power to SaveJoin the thousands of New Jersey homeowners, businesses and municipalities that have taken advantage of incentives offered by New Jersey's Clean Energy Program™. These programs provide opportunities for you to save energy, money and help protect our climate and shoreline. New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program strives to encourage and transform the way New Jersey consumes and manages its energy usage. Click here to learn more about how you can participate and watch your savings add up!
The GBCA was recently awarded a grant to do FREE lead remediation in one and two family homes. This program is open to anyone who qualifies and needs it. Both tenants and homeowners can qualify. The income limit is 80% of the area median income, which for a household of 1 person is $47,000 per year, for 2 it is $53,700 annually, etc. There is also Categorical Eligibility; that is, a household is eligible regardless of the family income if at least one person in the household receives at least one of the following benefits: SSI, TANF, Food Stamps or an Adoption Subsidy. To find our if you qualify for this program CALL 973-910-2500. Click here for more information
Bergen Aging & Disability Resource Connection
Established in 1966 with funding through the Older Americans Act, the Bergen County Division of Senior Services has been serving Bergen County's older adults for 50 years. We provide FREE aging information, screenings,and referrals for older adults (60 and older) and their caregivers. Our mission is to help Bergen County older adults, especially those that are homebound or who are frail and/or vulnerable, remain safe, connected, healthy, and involved by offering assistance and suggesting programs that would enable our older population to successfully age in place. Click here for more
The New Milford Environmental & Energy Commission is seeking input from any residents interested in participating in a Community Garden. If you have an interest, please email the Commission & provide your name and contact information or call Lauren Maehrlein at 201-265-6872
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Protecting New Jerseyans from Lead in Water
This program is FREE to all New Milford residents who have loved ones with certain disabilities. The Safely Back Home program is designed to provide additional peace of mind for: Parents of children (any age) with Autism, Down Syndrome, or other cognitive disabilities or people with family members that suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, Dementia, or other disabilities that involve wandering, routinely falling and/or becoming unconscious. Safely Back Home information.
Statewide Respite Care Program - Openings Available
What is the Respite Care Program?
This program established by Chapter 119 of the Public Law in 1987, is designed to provide relief and support to the unpaid caregivers of frail elderly and disabled adults. The Program provides services for elderly and functionally impaired person to relieve their caregivers of the stress arising from the responsibility of providing daily care. Services in Bergen County are coordinated by the Bergen County Department of Human Services, Division on Disability Services through funds provided by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. See if you qualify and apply today.
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