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Office of Senior Services

Leading the Way in Advancing the Well-Being of Ocean County's Older Adults

To Improve Access to Available Service
To Promote "Healthy Aging"
To Foster Greater Independence for Frail Older Adults
To Support Family Caregivers
To Advocate at the Local, State & Federal Level

The 2013 census information shows Ocean County's 60+ population at 27.7% of the total with 162,019 individuals. The 65+ cohort accounts for 21.6% of the total with 126,586. One of the fastest growing segments of the sixty plus population in Ocean County is the eighty-five and over cohort. This group which numbered 14,914 in 2000 increased to 18,913 in 2011 and 20,050 in 2013.

The Office of Senior Services is the focal point that older adults and their families can turn to for information regarding services and programs.

Our seniors are special in so many ways. In Ocean County we make certain our programs and services – from transportation to nutrition sites – provide this population with the assistance they need to live independently and with dignity.

The Ocean County Office of Senior Services serves as the focal point for services and information. Residents are encouraged to call us for information on available services and programs.

A representative from the Office of Senior Services also is available at the County Connection, the Ocean County government service outlet located at the Ocean County Mall, as well as some of the other Satellite Resource Centers.

Our Staff

The Office of Senior Services is fortunate to have a group of competent and caring professionals, working together to provide services to the community.
Our staff is available to assist with Federal, State, and County programs such as Social Security, Veterans Affairs, and many more.

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