National Poison Prevention Week - March 2017

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

The New Jersey Poison Information and Education System (NJPIES), known to many as the NJ Poison Control Center, will join poison centers and poison prevention partners across the country in celebrating the 55th Annual National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW), March 19 - 25, 2017.  This week is dedicated to raising awareness about poisoning in the U.S. and highlighting specific ways to prevent it.  In New Jersey, NJPIES is actively involved in all aspects of poisoning and the public's health, from prevention to treatment and outreach.

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First Annual Bergen County Care Fair


Sunday, April 23, 2017, 12:00-5:00pm
Hilton Hotel, 650 Terrace Avenue, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

A One Stop Source to help all Bergen residents cut through the health care and support system maze, learn about their options and connect with the right providers and resources.

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New Jersey Career Connections-Veterans Services

We believe that those who stood first in line to defend our country should be the first in line to reap the benefits of freedom: a fair chance to a good education, a good job and a good life.

If you are a Veteran looking for work, collecting unemployment or your unemployment has recently ended, you may qualify for the Employer Partnership Grant On-The-Job Training Program.

For further information, please click on the below link:

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels North Jersey is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization that provides more than a meal to our homebound  neighbors by nourishing both the body and the mind through the delivery of nutritious meals and daily personal visits. 

For further information, please see the attached or click on the following link: Meals on Wheels


American Cancer Society Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society's fourth annual Relay for Life of Dumont will officially kick off the fundraising season and begin registration on February 1, 2017 at 7:00pm at the Dumont High School Cafeteria, located at 101 New Milford Avenue in Dumont.  To learn how you can help "paint the world purple" and save lives from cancer, visit or  Or you can contact Taylor Levesque at 800-227-2345 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Fundraising through your Relay for Life event supports the Society's lifesaving mission to eliminate cancer as a major public health problem.

Gas System Modernization Program

On or about December 2 (weather permitting), you will observe soil boring work to be performed by a qualified contractor, hired by PSE&G, in association with our Gas System Modernization Program (GSMP).  For further information, please click on the following link:


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