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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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  • May 1st, 2017

    Paramus to Launch HART Program to Address Bergen County Heroin Epidemic

    The Paramus Police Department (“Paramus PD”) will work with Care Plus NJ, Inc. (“CarePlus”) to launch of the Heroin Addiction Recovery Team (“HART”) program in Paramus on May 3rd. Those seeking recovery will be able to turn themselves in at the police station and be connected with services to meet their needed level of care. […]

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  • April 20th, 2017

    CarePlus Courage Awards to Honor Assemblywomen Vainieri-Huttle for Mental Health Advocacy

    The CarePlus Foundation will hold its 19th Annual Courage Awards Gala on May 10, 2017 at the Venetian in Garfield, benefiting the clients and programs of CarePlus. This year’s list of honorees includes Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri-Huttle for her legislative motion to establish thorough oversight of the funding transition for the community mental health system. The Gala celebrates those […]

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  • April 20th, 2017

    CarePlus Courage Awards to Honor Assemblywomen Schepisi for Mental Health Advocacy

    The CarePlus Foundation will hold its 19th Annual Courage Awards Gala on May 10, 2017 at the Venetian in Garfield, benefiting the clients and programs of CarePlus. This year’s list of honorees includes Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi for her voice and support of the advocacy efforts regarding the funding transition for the community mental health system. The Gala celebrates […]

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  • April 17th, 2017

    Courage Awards to Honor Prosecutor Grewal for Efforts to #StopTheODs

    The Care Plus Foundation, Inc. will hold its 19th Annual Courage Awards Gala on May 10, 2017 at the Venetian in Garfield, benefiting the clients and programs of Care Plus NJ, Inc. (“CarePlus”). This year’s list of honorees includes the Bergen County Prosecutor, Gurbir S. Grewal, for his instrumental role in bringing Crisis Intervention Team (“CIT”) […]

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