“Health Literacy Tote Bags”
A wealth of free information in the form of “Health Literacy Tote Bags” is now available to be
borrowed from the office of the Chester Senior Resource Center located in the lower floor of the
Church of the Messiah on Rte. 24 in Chester N.J.
Donated by the Overlook Medical Center, the bags contain medical information in the form of
books, CDs, DVDs, and pamphlets which can help local residents to understand and take control
of their health issues.
Fall and Injury Prevention
Opioid and Substance Abuse
Besides the items to be returned, borrowers may keep the valuable pamphlets included in the
totes. People who check out items will find that many of their specific health related questions will be
answered without having to dig through the mounds of information found in libraries and on-
line. To schedule a time to pick up a bag at the Senior Resource Center please call the director,
Martha Toledo, at (908) 879-2202. SRC hours are: Mondays 9:30 – 4:30, Tuesdays 9:30 – 4:30
and Thursdays 12:30 – 4:30.
Morris County Div. on Aging Disabilities and Veterans
http://www.morrishumanservices.org/adv Phone – 877-222-3737
United Way of Northern New Jersey
http://www.unitedwaynnj.org Phone 973-993-1160
http://www.norwescap.org/index.php Phone – 908-454-7000
Non-Medical Home Care Services
Home Instead Senior Care
http://www.homeinstead.com/ Phone – 973-970-9250
Freedom Elder Care
http://freedom-homehealthcare.com/ Phone – 866-737-3336
Nursing Care (In-Home)
VNA Visiting Nurse association of New Jersey
http://www.vnanj.org/ Phone – 800-938-4748
Cornerstone Family Programs
http://www.cornerstonefamilyprograms.org/ Phone – 973-538-0989
Mental Health Association of Morris County
http://www.mhamorris.org/ Phone 973-334-3496
Legal Services of New Jersey
http://www.lsnj.org/ Phone 888-576-5529
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