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  • December 12th, 2017

    Del Sordo is CIT-NJ Coordinator of the Year!

    On Tuesday, December 12th at the 10 year anniversary New Jersey Crisis Intervention Team (CIT-NJ) forum, our own Amie Del Sordo, CarePlus VP of Hospital and Community Services, was presented as the 2017 CIT Coordinator of the Year during the CIT-NJ Center for Excellence Award Ceremony. Amie Del Sordo (LCSW, CIT-NJ Class #75 in Warren […]

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  • December 11th, 2017

    CarePlus Connects with Various Donors for the Holiday Season

    Every year, various community groups share the spirit of generosity with the individuals and families that we serve. Many of those who benefit from these forms of giving are unable to indulge during the holidays, and we are grateful to all those who make their season a little more merry and bright. We would like […]

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  • December 5th, 2017

    CarePlus Doubles Clinical Presence in NJ School Districts

    During the past year, Care Plus NJ, Inc. (CarePlus) has doubled its presence in local schools, contracting with 7 additional districts to provide an on-site clinician to establish a collaborative school and clinical environment focused on psycho-education, skill-building, and therapy with experienced professionals. The CarePlus School-Based Services began in 2005 at Manchester Regional High School, […]

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  • November 15th, 2017

    CarePlus SUN to Streamline Services to Address Youth Substance Use

    Care Plus NJ, Inc. (CarePlus) has been selected as the recipient of the Substance Use Navigator (SUN) grant from the New Jersey Division of Children and Families (DCF). The purpose of the grant is to increase understanding of adolescent substance use needs and maximize available resources. “CarePlus has a longstanding collaboration with DCF,” explained Nicole […]

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  • August 24th, 2017

    CarePlus AOTS Team Demonstrates the Benefits of Court Ordered Treatment

    The Assisted Outpatient Treatment Services (AOTS) program at CarePlus is effectively demonstrating the benefits of court ordered behavioral healthcare on recidivism in hospitalizations, incarcerations/arrests, and homelessness. Under the guidance of James Nono, LCSW, the AOTS team at CarePlus delivers community-based mental health services to individuals age 18 years or older with severe and persistent mental […]

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  • August 2nd, 2017

    “Golfers Give Back” to Benefit Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

    The CarePlus Foundation will be holding its sixth annual “Golfers Give Back” charitable Golf Outing on Monday, September 11, 2017, at White Beeches Country Club in Haworth, NJ. The event is being held to benefit individuals and families receiving services at CarePlus, and will include a moment of silence in honor of those who served […]

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  • July 14th, 2017

    “Care Plus Bergen” Will Transform Services at the State’s Largest Hospital

    We are thrilled to officially announce the selection of Care Plus Bergen Inc. to serve as the tenant-operator of New Jersey’s largest hospital. Our partners in this, and sub-contractors, are Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Integrity House, and Care Plus NJ Inc. These three premier organizations are powerful leaders in their respective fields. This historic decision […]

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  • July 14th, 2017

    Celebrating A New Chapter For Bergen County’s Public Hospital

    “This momentous decision honors the efforts and values of the Bergen County community, as well as the heartfelt vision of our County Executive Jim Tedesco. The County’s support of our shared mission is a beacon of light at the end of an arduous and uncertain tunnel. With the ongoing efforts of the Stigma-Free initiative in […]

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  • June 16th, 2017

    CarePlus Selected to Embark on Federal Demonstration Project

    CarePlus is one of seven agencies selected by the state to participate in the two-year Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (“CCBHC”) demonstration program, a federal payment system that is being implemented in eight states throughout the country. The vision of the CCBHC demonstration program is to increase access and quality of integrated primary and behavioral […]

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  • May 26th, 2017

    Coordinated Specialty Care at CarePlus Now Accepting Referrals

    Care Plus NJ, Inc. (“CarePlus”) is proud to announce the launch of the first program in the Northern New Jersey Region for early psychosis intervention. CarePlus has been awarded a grant from the New Jersey Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) for the new program, Coordinated Specialty Care, along with two other providers in […]

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