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Join us for Day at the Races

IMG_3020Please join us on Sunday, July 10th at Monmouth Park Race Track in Oceanport for our annual fundraiser “Day at the Races.” Admission to this fun, family-friendly event is $50 per adult and $15 per child (ages 3-12) and includes clubhouse admission, program and a deluxe buffet lunch in a private, air conditioned Parterre Level I Turf Room. The event gets underway at noon. All money raised will help support FCS’s fourteen diverse programs and services, including homelessness prevention, home care and respite care. For tickets, contact FCS Director of Development Diane Gribbin at 732-222-9111 or dgribbin@fcsmonmouth.org. Tickets must be purchased in advance and can be picked up near the track’s Will Call window.

 


FCS To Offer Free Certified Home Health Aide Training

caregiver webHome Health Aide jobs are one of the fastest growing occupations in the US.  In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that nationwide the number of Home Health Aide jobs will nearly double over the next decade as the number of individuals who need home care, predominantly seniors, also increases.  Despite the demand, there remains a critical gap in filling Home Health Aide positions. We’re hoping to bridge that gap by offering free Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) training this summer to 20 qualified applicants. Learn more


Hundreds turn out for Annual Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show

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Thank you to the more than 200 guests who turned out to support the 59th Navarumsunk Auxiliary Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show on May 4th at Branches in Long Branch.  The annual event is expected to raise nearly $10,000 to support agency programs and services. Special thanks go out to the Luncheon committee, the dozens of local merchants who contributed to the chance auction, Le Papillon boutique in Rumson and of course our volunteer models! View our photo gallery!