A helpful resource about Pine Beach and for those seeking in home care in Pine Beach
In home care in Pine Beach can be a bit stressful especially for those caregivers who are far away. If you are caring for seniors in Pine Beach, we’ve put together this helpful resource for you. Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of information about activities, suppliers and other neat ideas for seniors.
About in home care in Pine Beach
Assisting Hands® will help you select the best matched caregiver from its pre-screened group of available assistants and can have qualified help placed in your home generally within 48 hours or less of the initial call. In home care in Pine Beach doesn’t have to be a stressful endeavor.
Assisting Hands® can provide assistance in the privacy of their own home for you or a loved one. Our caregivers have training and experience in providing in-home care. They have successfully passed extensive background checks, as well as being insured, bonded, and trained in CPR and First Aid.
Our service plans are individualized to meet your need. We assist with the day-to-day activities. We are happy to help you find in home care in Pine Beach:
- Senior In Home Care
- Elderly Care Services
- Personal Care & Companion Services
- Coordination of Care
- Additional Services
Are there legal requirements for in home care providers in Pine Beach?
Yes, but they apply to all of NJ as they are state laws. In short, a home care provider must be licensed, bonded and insured to operate legally in NJ. There are also procedural rules such as visits conducted by a registered nurse to perform an evaluation and subsequent follow ups.
Municipal Senior and Social programs
According to the “Message From the Mayor” on the Borough of Pine Beach’s Home Page, the Borough provides “senior services with informational meetings, lunches. and breakfast.” Although there are no sigs of events listed for seniors currently, check the website often as events are posted on the home page or call Borough Hall at (732)349-6425. All contact information for the various government departments are listed here.
Ocean County Department of Senior Services
Jacqueline T. Rohan, Director
1027 Hooper Ave., 1st Floor, Bldg. #2, P.O. Box 2191
Toms River, N.J. 08754-2191
1-(800)-668-4899 (732) 929-2091
Fax: (732) 506-5019
As part of its commitment to Ocean County Seniors, the Ocean County Department of Senior Services funds parts of select faith based and non profits that serve seniors in their own communities. One such organization is the Jewish Federation of Ocean County which offers the following:
- Bereavement Groups: Weekly bereavement groups to assist in coping with the loss of a loved one.
- Counseling Services: Individual, Group, Family & Marital.
- Keeping the Promise: Monthly caregiver groups to provide support and assistance to those caring for loved ones with chronic illnesses.
- Seniors Laugh & Learn Luncheons: An opportunity for older adults to laugh & learn together and make connections to positive social opportunities.
The above program is also funded in part by the United Way of Ocean County and by the Jewish Federation itself.
Another such program funded partly by the Ocean County Senior Services Department is one provided by the Catholic-based St. Francis Community Center which serves Long Beach Island and much of the Ocean County area.
The flu is an epidemic that may affect seniors more than others. The above is a resource with some information that may be good to know during flu season.
Get Important Borough Notifications on Your Cell Phone or Computer
The Borough of Pine Beach has released a notification program that sends important message to your phone or email. Click here to register your contact information to start receiving messages. This will be a vital tool to alert residents about snow removal, change in garbage schedules, and other important Borough news. Nixle is a Community Information Service dedicated to helping you stay connected to the information that matters most to you, depending on your physical location. You stay connected to your local police department, your children’s schools, your local community agencies and organizations, and the important information from other locations throughout the country that are relevant to you. It is built on the most secure, reliable, and high-speed distribution platform, ensuring that you receive trusted and immediate, geographically relevant information. Information is immediately available over your cell phone by text message, by email, and over the web. Your account can be customized so you receive the information that matters most to you.
Emergency Management Special Needs
In case of emergency, seniors with special needs should fill out this form and return it to the Borough Hall Office of Emergency Management. All information will be kept confidential. If you have any questions, you may reach the Emergency Management Office at 732-341-4613 or Borough Hall at 732-349-6425.
OEM Coordinator: Kevin Simon firstname.lastname@example.org
Borough Hall: 599 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, PINE BEACH, NEW JERSEY 08741
Office Hours 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fax (732) 349-8877
Pine Beach Volunteer Fire Company
Jersey Friendly Yards
For seniors that are interested in eco friendly landscaping, Jersey Friendly Yards is an online guide to beautiful, low-maintenance, and eco-friendly landscaping where senior homeowners will find information about planting native species, reducing use of fertilizers and pesticides, conserving water, and improving yard health. The Website, presented by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the Barnegat Bay Partnership, features a searchable Plant Database, information on Invasive Species, an explanation of New Jersey’s Fertilizer Law, how to address Stormwater problems that are affecting Barnegat Bay, and much more!
For more information about stormwater pollution and why you should care about it, check the Borough Homepage (scroll down a little bit and you will find it after the mayor’s message and the section about the Barnegat Bay Partnership). The NJ Department of Environmental Protection also created this websitewith information about this issue.
Senior Activities in and Around Pine Beach, NJ
While Assisting Hands is an in home care agency, we understand that the needs of Pine Beach seniors goes beyond just being cared for. We are often asked for information about events, attractions, and other activities that seniors in the Pine Beach area might find fun.
Ocean County YMCA
The Ocean County YMCA offers programs for all ages including seniors. They offer adult swim and aquatics lessons for the beginner to the advanced swimmer. All of their aquatic programs are listed in this guide. They also offer lifeguard training classes. Even you find that you cannot afford one of their programs, financial assistance is available by filling out one of these applications.
Pine Beach Yacht Club
Riverside Drive, PO Box 301 Pine Beach, NJ 08741
Pine Beach 5K and One Mile Run
The Ocean Running Club organizes a Pine Beach 5K and One Mile Fun Run. All proceeds from the race will benefit the Ocean Running Club Scholarship Fund for local high school students. The fast, scenic, USATF certified 3.1 mile course starts and finishes at Vista Park, running along the Toms River and through the quiet streets of Pine Beach. Roads are closed to traffic. There are two water stops along the course. For runners’ safety, there will be no skates, blades, bikes or pets allowed on the course. After the race, is an awards ceremony Vista Park field where refreshments are available. 5K Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female runners, as well as top three M/F runners in 5-year age groups: 14 & under thru 80+. Special awards for first male and female Pine Beach Resident, and first male and female Ocean Running Club Member. 5K Race Walk Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers. One Mile Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers, with ribbons for all finishers. There will also be random giveaways after the race, including a custom road bike from Beachwood Bicycles.
Religious Institutions in Pine Beach
Religious institutions are often a great place for senior friendly activities. Participating in community events is a great way to get out and meet old and new friends. Below is a list of religious institutions in and around Pine Beach.
Pine Beach Chapel
501 Hillside Ave. (Corner of Hillside & Huntington Aves.)
Pine Beach, N. J. 08741
Sunday Service 11:00 AM
Adult Bible Study: Sunday 9:45 AM
PBC kids 0yrs-13yrs
Sunday Morning at 11am
For information please contact:
Shore Vineyard Church
St. Barnabas Roman Catholic Church
Beth Medrash Govoha Of America
901 Madison Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Businesses serving seniors
While seniors often use many of the same types of service providers as younger generations there are special situations that call for specialized services.
Exterior Surface-Brite, Inc.
Freedom Fire and Safety Equipment, LLC
218 B Grant Ave
Pine Beach, NJ 08741
Open Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm
24 HOUR EMERGENCY SERVICE AVAILABLE
Toll free 877-351-3473
Liberty Tax Service
Peter J. Marchiano, Jr., CPA
Blue Ridge Heating and Cooling
200 Grant Ave
Pine Beach, NJ 08741
Water Works Pool Services and Supplies
212 Atlantic City Blvd
Pine Beach, nj 08741
Monday- Saturday 9 am to 6 pm
Sunday 9 am to 2 pm
Shore Point Marina
1 Corrigan Ave
Pine Beach, nj 08741
Lawn sprinkler system contractor
516 Admirals Circle
Pine Beach, NJ
Berry, Sahradnik, Kotzas, and Benson, P.C.
Law firm working with clients in the greater Ocean County area and beyond on matters relating to workers compensation, business law and commercial litigation, real estate law, educational law, probate administration, environmental law, land use and zoning as well as homeowners’ and condo associations.
800-991-9279 toll free
Maling address: PO BOX 757, Toms River, NJ 08754
Street address: 212 Hooper ave, Toms River, nj
HVAC, Building, plumbing, and electric. Custom homes, renovations, house raising, maintenance services.
Licensed and Insured.
130 US Hwy 9
Pine Beach, nj 08741
Tri-State Sunrooms Plus Windows and Siding LLC
Serving NJ area for 20 years. Specialize in exterior home improvements including Sunrooms, patio enclosures, vinyl siding.
618 Huntington Ave
Pine Beach, NJ 08741
toll free 877-442-8029
Moore’s Farm Market
66 Atlantic City Blvd
Bayville, nj 08721
open everyday 8 am to 6 pm
Ecoguard Pest Control
Pest control service serving the Jersey Shore. Specializes in “green” methods to provide you with simple, smart and safe solutions. However traditional chemicals may still be used if deemed necessary. See website for list of specific services they offer. New customers get 10% off any service.
fully licensed and insured.
24/7 emergency service available.
In Home Care in Pine Beach
Assisting Hands® will help you select the best matched caregiver from its pre-screened group of available assistants and can have qualified help placed in your home generally within 48 hours or less of the initial call. In home care in Pine Beach doesn’t have to be a stressful endeavor. Assisting Hands provides companionship and homemaking services that support the senior’s independence, at a much lower cost than nursing care. In Home Care in Pine Beach can come in many forms. Our caregivers provide supervision, assistance with dressing, grooming and other personal care, laundry and housekeeping, meal preparation, transportation, socialization, and respite for family caregivers.