South Plainfield: Students Experience Life With a Disability

Source: During Grant Elementary School’s fourth Annual Disabilities Awareness Day, students experienced firsthand what it is like to have disabilities. Activities are designed to simulate having autism, impairment of the senses and physical handicaps. Videos and class discussions also contributed to the day that brought new understanding and compassion for those who are disabled. […]

Basking Ridge Fitness Walks; Donations Needed For Morristown Battered Women

Sources: New Jersey Patch Basking Ridge; On Tuesdays May 14, 21, and 28, 2019, Environmental Education Center (EEC) naturalists of Somerset County will lead one-hour group walks beginning at 9AM. Adults seeking an interesting way to compliment routine workouts will enjoy a brisk walk to improve health and clear the mind along the beautiful […]

Four Charged with Abuse to Elderly, Disabled at Residential Care Facilities

Source: Advancing its efforts to protect elderly and disabled individuals from abuse and neglect in institutional settings, the New Jersey Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor (OIFP) today announced charges against four defendants in three separate cases tied to residential care facilities. Officials say the charges were contained in three separate indictments handed up […]