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  • January 29th, 2018

    CarePlus Courage Awards Gala to Celebrate 40 Years of “Leading the Change”

    The CarePlus Foundation will hold its 20th Annual Courage Awards Gala on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at the Venetian in Garfield, to benefit the clients and programs of CarePlus NJ. This year marks 40 years since Joseph Masciandaro began his journey as President and CEO of Mid-Bergen Mental Health Center in 1978, which evolved into […]

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  • January 17th, 2018

    Enough is Enough: CarePlus Annual Conference to Address Youth Social Issues

    On March 2nd, 2018, Rachel Simmons will be speaking at Bergen Community College for the 2018 CarePlus Foundation Annual Conference. The presentation, entitled “Enough is Enough: Cultivating Wellness and Respect Online, In Schools and In the Home”, will enlighten professionals, parents and community members on how social media and gender differences are impacting youth. Simmons […]

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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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