The New Jersey Caregiver Task Force is holding three virtual listening sessions via Zoom to hear from residents on how to support caregivers.
CAREGIVERS PLAY A VITAL ROLE IN THE LIVES OF MANY NEW JERSEYANS, including older adults and individuals with disabilities, chronic health conditions, and cognitive or behavioral health challenges.
The Caregiver Task Force, created by the Murphy Administration and the Legislature, has been charged with a one-year mission to develop recommendations to the legislature to help New Jersey's caregivers. The task force is staffed by the Division of Aging, DHS, and consists of a few caregiver representatives as well as representatives from various organizations that touch caregivers including Alzheimer's New Jersey, The Arc of NJ, NAMI NJ, AARP, CaregiversNJ, the Home Care and Hospice Association of NJ.
The New Jersey Caregiver Task Force is holding three virtual listening sessions via Zoom to hear from residents on how to support caregivers. The testimony will help shape recommendations to enhance and expand support services.
You can register to give testimony during one of 3 live sessions which will place via zoom. If you would like to testify during one of the listening sessions, register by clicking the "Register Here" button below. You will be asked to select a day and time to attend a session and testify. You may also register to attend a session without speaking if you just wish to listen. Please note that all attendees, whether testifying or just listening, must register in order to receive the link to the sessions.
The task force is also accepting written testimony via: email at [email protected]
Caregiver Testimony Sessions
- Session #1 Saturday, March 6th 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
- Session #2 Wednesday, March 10th 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
- Session #3 Thursday, March 18th 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.