Senior Resources

If you have Comcast Cable, please turn to your local Channel 20 to get the latest weather updates, 
closings, cancellations of trash and recycle pickups and ongoing Senior Activities.


A monthly calendar of events and booklet outlining all the available services and programs are available 
on their website, or by calling their office at 732-920-8686.


Ocean Ride provides rides for non emergency medical transportation services and to various Malls and 
shopping areas in Ocean County. Obtain a pamphlet in the Club House.


Community Medical Center              732-557-8000

Deborah Heart & Lung Center          800-555-1990


Hackensack Meridian Health (Ocean Medical Center) 732-840-2200

Monmouth Medical Center (formerly Paul Kimball)  732-363-1900

Veterans Outpatient Clinic               732-206-8900

Ocean County Offices

Ocean Ride Transportation-Monday,Wednesday,Friday 732-736-8989 area stops:Stop & Shop, Brick 
Municipal Complex, Kohls/Shoprite, Brick Plaza, Ocean Medical Center. Fare $1.00

Ocean County Office of Senior Services:  732-929-2091

Ocean County Board of Social Services Adult Protective Services:  732-349-1500
Ocean County Department of Consumer Affairs: 732-929-2105

To report potholes, please call Mayors' office at  732-262-1240.

The Ocean County One-Stop Center, located at 1027 Hooper Avenue, Toms River (Building #2 - first 
floor) serves as the focal point for senior services and info.

Residents are encouraged to call  (732) 929-2091 or toll-free          1-877-222-3737 for information on 
available services and programs.


Ocean Ride

Dept. of Human Resources  provides a comprehensive list of all 
programs and services supported by the state. is a one-stop website which screens individuals for eligibility to over 30 
social service programs.

NJ Food Stamps  dfd/programs/foodstamp   gives eligibility 
requirements and provides an application for food stamps.

Ocean County Health Department's website is

Township of Brick's website is


Ocean County Individuals with Disabilities    732-506-5374 V/TTY  732-506-5062

Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged & Disabled Program:    800-792-9745

Self-Help Clearing  House:        800-367-6274

Women's Groups:

Coalition on Women & Disabilities 732-255-2733           

Health Services

Alzheimer's Assn. 800-883-1180

Alzheimer's Disease             800-272-3900

American Cancer Society           732-914-1000

American Diabetes Assn.         732-469-7979        Hotline  800-342-2383

American Heart Association   609-208-0020                  Hotline   800-634-1242

American Lung Association         908-687-9340

Arthritis Foundation                  732-283-4300

Cancer Info Center              800-4-CANCER

Counseling & Referral Services 732-920-2700

NJ Dept. of Health & Senior Serv. 800-792-8831

NJ/APDA Parkinson's Disease & Referral Center  732-745-7520

State Health Insurance Assistance Program Coordinator  732-929-2091  

Visiting Home Care Services  732-244-5565


Ocean County Bar Assn./Lawyer Referral 732-240-3666

South Jersey Legal Services 1-800-496-4570

Senior Services
Adult Protective Services          732-349-1500

Food Stamps 732-349-1500 Emergency After Hours              732-240-6100

Community Medical Center's Adult Day Care 732-505-9420

Community Service of Ocean County  732-367-1400

Meridan Community & Senior Services (Brick Hospital)       732-836-4193

N.J. Div. of Senior Affairs           800-792-8820

Ocean County Office of Senior Services   800-668-4899

PAAD/Lifeline Utility Assistance  800-792-9745

Visiting Homecare Serv.O.C.     732-244-5565

Day Care

For a complete listing of Day Care Centers, please call the Ocean County Office of Senior Services at  
732-929-2091 or  800-668-4899 (in NJ only).

AARP Tax Aid

Tax-aides are available.  Closest places are Brick Library by appt only 9:00 - 1:30.     Call 732-477-4513.  
Also Church of the Visitation by appt only 9:00 to 1:00 call 732-477-7059.

Phone Numbers Frequently Needed:

Public Works Brick    732-451-4061

Tax Office  732-262-1021

Ocean County Recycling Center 732-367-0802

Social Security   800-772-1213

Veterans Service Bureau  732-929-2096

Senior Centers

Brick Township Senior Center   732-920-8686    

Senior Beehive Community  Service  732-899-3797

Toms River Senior Center    732-341-1000    

The Brick Township Senior Center is located at 373 Adamston  Road (732 920-8686)
is open 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday.  

It provides service for township residents 60 years and older.  It provides information, assistance with 
forms, applications, meals on wheels requests, insurance counseling, benefits counseling, referrals to 
appropriate agencies and transportation to physicians for Brick residents.  In addition, caregiver support, 
education, health screenings, exercise for the mind and body, telephone reassurance, movies, seasonal 
parties and events are also part of the offerings.  You can also participate in the regular health fair, 
multi-cultural fairs,  and receive assistance with simple income tax filing.  

Housing - General Information

Lifeline Utility Assist.Program    800-792-9745  

Reverse Mortgage   732-929-2091  


Brick Sr Outreach Serv.  732-920-8686


Food Stamp Prog.    732-349-1500

Ocean County Hunger Relief    732-505-4537

Home Delivered Meals    732-367-1400 Ext. 17

Lakewood Kosher Home Del. Meals  732-901-6001

Salvation Army 732-270-8393

Ocean County Office of Senior Services

A representative from OCOSC is also available at the County Connection, the Ocean County government 
service outlet located at the Ocean County Mall in Toms River, as well as other Satellite Resource 
Centers.  For a comprehensive look at all the services and programs available from the OCD of SS, 
please visit their Website.

Caregivers Volunteers will do online shopping for residents who need help and cannot shop for 
themselves. Call 732-505-2273.  They are looking for volunteers.