Bergen County Kosher Nutrition Site

The Bergen County Kosher Nutrition Site is available to anyone in the community over the age of 60 years. We are open Monday-Friday, offering a hot, nutritious, kosher lunch and a chance to socialize. The Bergen County Kosher Nutrition Site was established to address the needs of older adults using a holistic approach to reduce isolation, ensure balanced nutrition, and promote a healthy lifestyle. Suggested donation of $4 per day.

Resource Library

The JCC maintains a resource library which features books, periodicals, articles, and an informative bulletin board highlighting recent research and up-to-date information.

Transportation

Daily round-trip, door-to-door/arm-to-arm transportation in our handicapped accessible vehicles is available for our participants for a low fee of $5 per day.

This service is currently available for people living in the following towns: Bergenfield, Cliffside Park, Cresskill, Dumont, Englewood, Englewood Cliffs, Fort Lee, Leonia, New Milford, Teaneck, and Tenafly. Call regarding additional areas.

Additional Services:

  • Geriatric Assessments
  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Consultation and preventative care, in conjunction with local hospital
  • Information from related professional organizations
  • Caregiver support

Nutritional Screening

Rena will be available monthly to perform nutrition screenings and assessments for our participants. As appropriate, she will work with participants and caregivers to optimize their diet and nutritional status. Rena is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Board Certified Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition. She has extensive experience in long term care and community nutrition and recently completed an advanced practice clinical residency experience in cardiovascular and metabolic medicine.

4 times on the 0th of each month
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jan 8 - May 14
Except: Apr 9
Free Member
Free Nonmember
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For more information, or to register, please call 201.569.7900.

Blood Pressure Monitoring Program

Maintaining a healthy blood pressure is one of the many ways you can help keep your heart healthy. Have your blood pressure taken and monitor and manage it through a combination of resources that will be made available to you.

5 times on the 0th of each month
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jan 21 - May 20
Free Member
Free Nonmember
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For more information, or to register, please call 201.569.7900.

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