Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey (CVCJ) is an interfaith nonprofit agency dedicated to providing free supportive services to the elderly, the disabled and their Caregivers, enabling them to live independently and with dignity in their own homes.
CVCJ provides service to 23 municipalities within Ocean County. Currently there are 3 full time and 13 part-time staff members who train and manage these volunteers.
CVCJ offers solutions to the home bound elderly, which allows them to remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible. All our services are completely free of charge.
Currently there are over 1,200 volunteers assisting over 2,500 senior citizens each month in Ocean County. These volunteers are recruited from 0ver 60 local congregations that make up our Coalition; residents of Adult Retirement Communities and through press releases, our web site and during educational presentations.
Ocean County ranks number one in the state with the highest percentage of population in the sixty plus age category. CVCJ provides a safety net and a connection to the outside world for those seniors we serve.