Phone Reassurance Providers and Funding Sources
State Of New Jersey
The following is a list of New Jersey private organizations or state agencies that provide grants and funding for community programs. Also, we have listed automated and volunteer based programs that we found in the state of New Jersey.
DSC provides a Telephone Reassurance phone system that automatically calls elderly residents ensuring their well-being, allowing them to remain in their homes longer (Aging In Place).
There are many community programs that help seniors including automated programs as well as those managed by telephone reassurance community volunteers.
Contact DSC to learn more about our automated phone systems. DSC welcomes the opportunity to discuss our telephone reassurance program and services. Also, if you are a New Jersey based community and/or organization that provides a Telephone Reassurance program and would like to be listed here (its free!), please contact us.
If your community does not already have a Telephone Reassurance program, DSC offers individuals the ability to subscribe to our call reassurance program. You can register online for free and DSC offers a limited trial period for only $5. There is no obligation to pay until you activate your account.
To register online, click on the image or button to the right.
Our online enrollment is easy to use and manage, and it provides the senior with flexible calling schedules, custom messages and greetings, as well as multiple emergency contacts in the event of no response by the subscriber.
New Jersey Automated Telephone Reassurance Providers
The following organizations provide Telecare programs for the elderly within their New Jersey communities. These programs are both automated or volunteer based community services.
State Of New Jersey "Potential" Funding Resources
The following private and public groups are potential providers of funding for phone reassurance programs in New Jersey communities.
To obtain current information about specific New Jersey agencies and foundations that provide funding for telephone reassurance programs, please contact the respective grant provider listed below..
Note: DSC obtained the following names of foundations from public records. There is no assurance that these foundations provide funding for your specific telephone reassurance program or community notification system.
This information is provided to help you research funding for your project using community grants.
* United Way of New Jersey
* New Jersey Area Agency On Aging
* Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement
* Grotta Fund for Senior Care of the Jewish Community Foundation of MetroWest New Jersey
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The KPMG Foundation
The Merck Company Foundation
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey
Aventis Pharmaceuticals Health Care Foundation
The Atlantic Foundation
The Prudential Foundation
Michael F. Price Foundation, Inc.
Lucent Technologies Foundation
Pharmacia Foundation, Inc.
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Inc.
Fannie E. Rippel Foundation
F. M. Kirby Foundation, Inc.
The Schumann Center for Media and Democracy, Inc.
Charles B. Wang Foundation
Wilf Family Foundation
Merrill Lynch & Co. Foundation, Inc.
The Henry and Marilyn Taub Foundation
The Schreyer Foundation
The Hyde and Watson Foundation
Community Foundation of New Jersey
Jessie Reid Foundation, Inc.
Honeywell International Foundation
Victoria Foundation, Inc.
The Kovner Foundation
Hess Foundation, Inc.
Terner Foundation, Inc.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies Contribution Fund
PSEG Foundation, Inc.
The MCJ Foundation
The Jaqua Foundation
Robert L. Crowell Charitable Trust
Blanche & Irving Laurie Foundation, Inc.
The Fund for New Jersey
The Gordon and Llura Gund Foundation
Sierra Foundation, Inc.
Contact DSC to learn more about our CARE (Call Reassurance) telephone reassurance program and RUOK® replacement system.
"Are You OK?"® and RUOK® are registered names of Bruce L Johnson (Individual). For a comparison with our CARE system, please visit our RUOK® vs CARE web page.