Care Giver Support
Caregivers Ministry at Morrow Church
This support group meets on Tuesdays in the Morrow media center from 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Newcomers and drop-ins welcome at any time to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and share experiences.
You do not need to be a member of the church to join.
Contact: Tracy Carroll
United Methodist Communities, a part of the United Methodist Church, has three support groups in NJ.
The Essex County location is
Bishop Taylor Manor
33 North Walnut Street
East Orange, NJ 07017
Contact Tanya Sweet Preston, Housing Administrator
Phone: 973-676-9057 | Fax: 973-676-3141
United Way Caregivers Coalition promotes knowledge of and action around caregiving issues to ensure all caregivers identify themselves in this role and have access to the resources, services, education, and other support needed to sustain them as caregivers.
United Way "Pathway for Caregivers" Guide (PDF) * Pathway for Caregivers is a one-of-a-kind resource full of information, advice, and ideas about how to get the support caregivers need for their caregiving journey. It includes separate sections on caring for loved ones who are aging, have disabilities, or mental health issues. There is also information about veterans’ services. To obtain a printed version of this guide, please call 888.33UWCARES (888.338.9227).
Overlook Medical Center also houses the Thomas Glasser Caregivers Center, the first of its kind in the state of New Jersey, offers a soothing environment where caregivers can relax, receive support and access helpful resources.
Barnabas Health offers a Caregivers Individual Counseling Service. Contact: 908-910-7009