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December 27, 2017

Vision of Health

by: Lee Karen, HOPE Sheds Light At our January coalition meeting, we opened by asking each person to briefly describe what health means to them. The personal definitions were all unique and wonderful. Here are a few of those responses: “Working continues to keep me healthy.” “Nutrition is really where […]
December 27, 2017

Aging Out Loud!

by: Lynette Whiteman, MS Executive Director, Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey On May 3, 2017, two Toms River Family Health & Support Coalition partners, Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey (CVCJ) and Community Medical Center, joined together to host a 95+ Luncheon for local seniors. The event coincided with Older Americans Month. […]
December 29, 2016

How will you be your healthiest self in 2017 and beyond?

A new year is right around the corner and now is the time when many of us create the fun and sometimes daunting list of resolutions. There is something about that sparkling ball dropping at the stroke of midnight on December 31 that makes us feel renewed, like we are starting with a […]
November 22, 2016

Kick Off to a Healthier Community

On Friday, November 4th, over 50 business, non-profit and community leaders joined together to kick off the Toms River Family Health and Support Coalition.  Students from Georgian Court University and a student ambassador from a local Toms River high school joined us to learn and share their ideas.  Congressman Tom […]