Calendar

Jul
11
Wed
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group
Jul 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Jul
12
Thu
Healthier Somerset Monthly Advisory Board Meeting @ Steeplechase Cancer Center, RWJUH Somerset
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The Healthier Somerset Advisory Board meets on the second Thursday of each month except August.  Meetings are held from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Steeplechase Cancer Center.  This meeting is not open to the public. Please e-mail us at info@healthiersomerset.org for more information.

Healthier Somerset is open to all who live and work in Somerset County and includes representatives from businesses, healthcare, education, faith-based communities, non-profit organizations, local and county government, and the community who are committed to making Somerset County a healthy place to live and work.

About Healthier Somerset

Healthier Somerset is a coalition created to improve the health and well being of everyone who lives and works in Somerset County. We promote healthy lifestyles through collaboration among our partners. Our strategic goals are to:

  • Engage Somerset County in active participation in good health habits
  • Increase access to choices that promote healthy lifestyles
  • Promote policy changes that improve health

The mission of the coalition is to work collaboratively to improve the health and well-being of all who live and work in Somerset County. By sharing information and creating alliances among individuals and organizations who are working toward mutual goals, we can collectively increase our efforts to create a healthier Somerset.

Our coalition acknowledges that health is a priority. The health of Somerset County residents has a direct bearing upon our physical, emotional, and economic well-being. As a community, we embrace an agenda that identifies our greatest health needs and sets forth an action plan to address these needs.

Visit us for more information at:  http://www.healthiersomerset.org.

Jul
17
Tue
Healthier Somerset Monthly Coalition Meeting @ Steeplechase Cancer Center, RWJUH Somerset
Jul 17 @ 8:45 am – 10:30 am

Healthier Somerset meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Steeplechase Cancer Center, with networking and a light breakfast from 8:15-8:45 a.m.  The meeting begins promptly at 8:45 a.m. and concludes at 10:30 a.m.

Healthier Somerset is open to all who live and work in Somerset County and includes representatives from businesses, healthcare, education, faith-based communities, non-profit organizations, local and county government, and the community who are committed to making Somerset County a healthy place to live and work.

E-mail us at info@healthiersomerset.org for more information.

About Healthier Somerset

Healthier Somerset is a coalition created to improve the health and well being of everyone who lives and works in Somerset County. We promote healthy lifestyles through collaboration among our partners. Our strategic goals are to:

  • Engage Somerset County in active participation in good health habits
  • Increase access to choices that promote healthy lifestyles
  • Promote policy changes that improve health

The mission of the coalition is to work collaboratively to improve the health and well-being of all who live and work in Somerset County. By sharing information and creating alliances among individuals and organizations who are working toward mutual goals, we can collectively increase our efforts to create a healthier Somerset.

Our coalition acknowledges that health is a priority. The health of Somerset County residents has a direct bearing upon our physical, emotional, and economic well-being. As a community, we embrace an agenda that identifies our greatest health needs and sets forth an action plan to address these needs.

Visit us for more information at:  http://www.healthiersomerset.org.

Herbs Add Flavor: Using & Preserving Culinary Herbs @ Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Soemrset County
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Herbs Add Flavor:  Using & Preserving Culinary Herbs

July 17;  10:00 – 12:00   or   6:30  –  8:30             Fee $15

Bring 1 stick of butter to make herb butter to take home

Herbs are all about flavor and reducing the need for salt.  Learn about culinary herbs – how to pair them with food and use them in cooking and how to preserve by freezing or drying.

Demonstration and tasting: pesto, salsa verde, herb sugar, cucumber soup with mint.

Make herb butter to bring home.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  July 13, 2018

 

 

Aug
2
Thu
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Family Support Group @ Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center
Aug 2 2018 @ 7:00 pm – May 9 2019 @ 8:45 pm

DO YOU HAVE A FAMILY MEMBER WITH MENTAL ILLNESS?
NAMI National/NAMI NJ/NAMI Somerset County Can Help…
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is the nation’s largest
grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better
lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
NAMI SOMERSET NJ is a nonprofit organization that
provides support, education, and advocacy throughout
Somerset County area on behalf of individuals and families
affected by mental illness.
• Monthly Family Support Group 1st Thursday of every month
at Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center,
Bridgewater, 7-8:45pm.

For more Somerset County Info. please contact:
• Sue (Pres) at ms_sues_mail@yahoo.com or 908-296-3732
• Brian (VP) at bgregan59@comcast.net or 732-735-7037
• Can also email namisomerset@gmail.com

Aug
6
Mon
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Aug
8
Wed
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group
Aug 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm