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DISABILITY & AGING

Disability Rights NJ—(800) 922-7233; provides advocacy and legal advice for disabled individuals regarding education, discrimination, guardianship, employment, habilitation, transportation, and civil rights

NJ Division of Disability Services (DDS)—(888) 285-3036; provides disability-related information for services and information that promote and enhance independent living for individuals with all disabilities

PAAD (Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged and Disabled)—(800) 792-9745; low cost prescription drug assistance for Medicare recipients and those on Social Security Disability Insurance

Special Citizen Area Transportation (SCAT)—(732) 431-6480; provides transportation throughout Monmouth County for senior citizens and residents with special needs, the service charges a small fee for taking passengers to medical appointments or to area stores and other locations

Long Branch

Family & Children's Service—(732) 222-9111, 191 Bath Ave; offers adult protective services, community support services, and home care services

Long Branch Senior Center—(732) 571- 6542, 85 Second Ave; for Long Branch residents ages 60 and older, provides transportation, recreational socialization, benefits counseling, educational programs, and medical screening

Moceans Center for Independent Living—(732) 571-4884, 279 Broadway, #201; helps support choice, promote public awareness and barrier-free access in the community while advancing the independent living philosophy in the lives of all people with disabilities

Freehold

Monmouth County Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC)—(732) 431-7450, 3000 Kozloski Rd; provides information and referral for all services and programs

Tinton Falls

The ARC of Monmouth—(732) 493-1919, 1158 Wayside Rd; provides employment, vocational, and educational services, adult training, community living programs, behavioral health care, social services and an abundance of enriching recreational activities for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities