Annual Public Hearing Announced
(Newton, NJ) The Sussex County Department of Human Services, Division of Senior Services (Area Agency on Aging), and its Advisory Council will be holding their Annual Public Hearing for the purpose of receiving comments on the proposed 2015 AREA PLAN CONTRACT UPDATE funded in Sussex County through the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended. The Public Hearing provides an overview of the planning and contracting process, information on services that are currently being provided through the County contracted agencies, and an opportunity for participants to provide testimonials regarding the needs of seniors in Sussex County. The Public Hearing also provides an opportunity for community members to obtain information about the local Area Agency on Aging and the services we provide. The Public Hearing will take place on Thursday, June 5, 2014, from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., at the Sparta Senior Center, 39 Trapasso Drive, Sparta, New Jersey.
A copy of the 2013-2015 AREA PLAN CONTRACT, which identifies services funded by the Sussex County Area Agency on Aging, can be obtained by visiting the Division of Senior Services web-site at
Persons interested in testifying at the Public Hearing or planning to submit written testimony are asked to contact the Sussex County Department of Human Services, Division of Senior Services by June 2, 2014, at 973-579-0555 ext. 1222 or email email@example.com.
Transportation to the PUBLIC HEARING is available. Contact Sussex County Skylands Ride at 973-579-0480 no later than 11 a.m., on May 30, 2014, to make a reservation.