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CarePlus Annual Courage Awards Celebrates Building Community Connections

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 NJ. This year’s Courage Award recipients include law enforcement, legislative and celebrity guests. The Gala celebrates those whoMore…

Three Premier Health Providers Partner for Bergen Regional Bid

Partnership of Three Premier Healthcare Providers Would Deliver the Care that Bergen County Residents Need and Deserve at Bergen Regional Medical Center Care Plus NJ Teams with Rutgers Medical School and Integrity House in Bid to Operate and Manage Bergen Regional Medical Center A powerhouseMore…

“Elmwood Park Takes Action” Parent Leadership Creates Change to Benefit Children in Local Community

ELMWOOD PARK – The Bergen County Council for Young Children (“BCCYC”) has been inspiring parents to be active in their local communities, including Elmwood Park Takes Action (“EPTA”) – a group of parents working to create equal opportunity for the children of Elmwood Park throughMore…

Leading Health Care Providers Join Forces to Help Bergen Community at the Crossroads and Beyond

Bergen County mental health care provider Care Plus NJ, Inc. (“Care Plus NJ”) has teamed up with Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and Integrity, Inc. to submit their proposal to takeover operations of Bergen Regional Medical Center. The three non-profit organizations, led by Care PlusMore…

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CarePlus Achieves Behavioral Health Home Certification from the Joint Commission

CarePlus recently announced it has earned Behavioral Health Home Certification from The Joint Commission. The certification demonstrates CarePlus’s commitment to the integration and coordination of behavioral health care services and primary physical health services through a rigorous process of external validation by recognized experts inMore…

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Port Authority Police Officer Awarded CIT-NJ Center of Excellence Officer of the Year

Today Crisis Intervention Team New Jersey (CIT-NJ) Center of Excellence hosted their 2nd Annual Forum. To date, 2,161 Law Enforcement Officers have been CIT trained throughout New Jersey. The CIT-NJ Center of Excellence Officer of the Year award was presented to Officer Juan Guzman ofMore…

Patrick Hughes speaking at the Legislative Breakfast in the Township of Washington on October 19th.

Crisis Intervention Team Members Express Concern With Mental Health Funding Issues

While mental health advocates are fighting to preserve State support for the community mental health system, the Bergen County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) is actively working to support individuals with serious mental illness by emphasizing the need for collaboration between law enforcement, first responders andMore…

Bergen County CIT Improves Community Connections

The second Bergen County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training was held at the Bergen County Law & Public Safety Institute in Mahwah from September 12th-16th. The purpose of the training is to strengthen connection, communication and continuity between law enforcement and mental health resources withinMore…

“Golfers Give Back” with the CarePlus Foundation Fifth Annual Charity Outing

PARAMUS, NJ – The Care Plus Foundation, Inc. (“the Foundation”) will be holding its fifth annual “Golfers Give Back” charitable Golf Outing on Monday, September 26, 2016, at White Beeches Country Club in Haworth, NJ. “Golfers Give Back” is the second biggest fundraiser of theMore…

The first Bergen County CIT class.

CarePlus Brings First CIT Training to Bergen County

During the week of June 20th-24th, the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) trained 35 Law Enforcement and Mental Health Professionals at the Care Plus NJ, Inc. (CarePlus) headquarters during the Inaugural CIT training in Bergen County. The CIT program is designed to unite community law enforcement,More…

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