Updated: 7 days ago
www.essexcovid.orgPrograms are available for those in need from the county and town. Maplewood's new Vulnerable Populations Outreach Coordinator, Taliah Jeffers has asked if we would share the programs available. If you have any questions please contact Taliah at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers are needed to be able to answer questions about COVID... training is taking place by the state.. click flyer below to register
There are also flyers from New Jersey Hope and Healing. A group providing ways to get free, mental health help through groups (all working on zoom right now.) A flyer for their roundtable with different agencies participating and answering questions as well as flyers for some of their special online groups for all ages are included below. If none of the groups listed seems like your type, they also do individual counseling.
Atlantic Health System, through it's Faith Communities Initiative is offering a wide selection of free or low cost seminars/classes/groups on several health related subjects. Classes on caring for the elderly, caregiver groups, and a whole range of classes to get yourself healthy are available through the flyers or links below.
In addition, COVID information and help from the State of NJ is available.
The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Phase II lottery application period remains open to help New Jerseyans pay their rent arrears or future rent. The program devotes approximately $353 million to rental assistance for low- and moderate-income households that have been financially impacted by the pandemic, including those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. In addition to the tenants themselves, landlords or advocates may apply on behalf of tenants, with the tenant’s permission.
All individuals 16+ who live, work, or study in New Jersey are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines. Appointments are available across New Jersey, including at all six megasites. Use New Jersey's Vaccine Appointment Finder to schedule an appointment near you. Visit covid19.nj.gov/finder today and book an appointment.
We know that the process of scheduling a vaccination appointment can seem daunting, but help is available.
The Vaccine Call Center is available from 8 am to 8 pm in more than 240 different languages to answer questions about the vaccine, help individuals find vaccine appointments, register individuals in the NJ Vaccine Scheduling System, confirm registration status, and update registration information. Call 855-568-0545.
To report an error with the NJ Vaccine Scheduling System or get support, you can also fill out a form at covid19.nj.gov/vaccinehelp.
You can sign your child up for free Pre-K if you live in Irvington or take a class on caring for the elderly...look at the flyers below.