AdvocacyWe are your voice, advocating for members collectively and individually. Our goal is to ensure that our members' best interests are advanced at the Federal, State, County and Municipal levels. Our ongoing work with regulators and legislators is designed to advance quality care for our elders.
EducationA year-round schedule of educational programs provides our members with up-to-date information and training geared to enhance professional development. A wide array of continuing education credits ensures licensure and certification compliance opportunities.
FellowshipMembership meetings, roundtables, educational forums and major conferences are among the peer networking opportunities membership provides. Social gatherings bring contact with state-of-the art businesses providing goods and services for the aging.
LeadingAge New Jersey
LeadingAge New Jersey is the statewide association of not-for-profit senior care organizations and is dedicated to advancing quality aging services in New Jersey through advocacy, education and fellowship. Together with our partner, LeadingAge, we advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that supports, enables and empowers people to live fully as they age.
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News & Events Spotlight
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Friday, March 01, 2013
Our national partner, Leading Age, is an association of 6,000 not for profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging.
Public Policy & Issues Update
March 15, 2013 - Legislative Tracking Report
February 11, 2013 - Michele Kent, LeadingAge NJ President, CEO Testifies before The Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Committee.
Click here for more information and to read the testimony.
February 6, 2013 - Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will publish a proposed rule on Thursday, February 7, 2013, that will include provisions and criteria to be met for a waiver/request for extension for the August, 2013, nursing facility sprinkler mandate. Click here for complete information.
January 11, 2013 - New Accountable Care Organizations Announced
Doctors and health care providers have formed 106 new Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in Medicare, ensuring as many as 4 million Medicare beneficiaries now have access to high-quality, coordinated care across the United States, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced today.
- New Jersey 2013 First Quarter Nursing Homes Staffing Reports
- Assisted Living 2011 New Jersey Resident Profile Survey Results
- High-Tech Aging: Improving Lives Today
- What Do Nonprofits Stand for? Renewing the Nonprofit Value Commitment
- 10 Things to Discuss With Your Doctor to Promote Aging with Dignity and Independence - The SCAN Foundation