Detachment of New Jersey

Veterans Service and Rehabilitation

Patrick Gallagher

Updated February 25, 2021

the v.a.n.r committee is going to hold a meeting on mircosoft teams, on march 11 2021 7pm. all welcome to join us , once i get the info on the call i will post it here on the website . please dont forgot to report every thing your squadron does for are vets on the c.s.r . the c.s.r should be coming out soon.



The vanr committee is looking into having a committee meeting on microsoft teams. all are welcome to joint the meeting. the info will be email out by the detachment staff, it will also be posted on the detachment website . if you would like to joint or help out with vanr committee please email meor call me .i have been working on getting the wish list from the v.a .

menlo park is asking for 24" tv

paramus va home is asking for body wash and electric razors

VA&R Visits 2019-2021 

Lyons VA

(Postponed due to closed wards)

 

Menlo Park

bill odom sq 321

(Postponed due to closed wards)


New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home at Menlo Park PO Box 3013, 132 Evergreen Road, Edison, NJ 08818 HOLIDAY WISH LIST 2020

DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, OUR DOORS ARE CLOSED TO FAMILIES, VISITORS AND VOLUNTEERS. OUR HOLIDAYS WILL BE MUCH DIFFERENT THIS YEAR. WE ARE COMMITTED TO MAKING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON SPECIAL FOR OUR RESIDENTS. THROUGH THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF OUR COMMUNITY, WE WILL BE PROVIDING INDIVIDUALIZED HOLIDAY GIFTS TO EACH RESIDENT TO MAKE THIS TIME A LITTLE BRIGHTER FOR THEM. OUR VETERANS ANGEL PROGRAM IS FULLY SPONSORED AT THIS TIME. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATE ITEMS TO SUPPLEMENT THE RESIDENT GIFT BAGS, PLEASE SEE THE LIST BELOW FOR ITEMS OUR RESIDENTS CAN USE.  Men’s & Women’s Clothing Sizes Medium through X-Large Amazon Gift Cards for Individual Resident Needs To Make a Donation Please Contact Christine Caratozzolo at 732-452-4258 or christine.caratozzolo@dmava.nj.gov ALL DONATIONS MUST BE MAILED TO THE FACILITY Please make all checks payable to: “NJ Veterans Memorial home at Menlo Park” Electric Razors Batteries Body wash Body Spray Shampoo Conditioner Deodorant Lip Balm Tissues Body Lotion Combs Brushes Denture Adhesive Fanny Packs Nail Polish Lipstick Eye Shadow Blush Womens’ scarves Men’s Watches Women’s Watches


 

East Orange

 (Postponed due to closed wards)

Steve Sangemino sq. 105

 

Vineland Veterans Home

  (Postponed due to closed wards)

Joe Korba Squad 352

RESIDENT NEED AND WISH LIST 2020 524 NW Boulevard Vineland, NJ 08360-2895 856-405-4212 (Volunteer Office) It is through the generous contributions of organization and individuals that we are able to provide many of the “extras” as we care for our residents. Listed below are ongoing wishes, special needs, and future projects that we have identified for our Home. SPECIFIC NEEDS  Body Wash- Scents that can be used for men or women.  Body Spray  Diabetic Socks  Button Down Cardigans (S-5XL)  Socks with non-slip tread on bottoms  Lip Balm  Tissues (Boxes)  Perfume  Pre Shave, After Shave and Cologne  Denture Adhesive and Denture Cleaning Tablets  Suspenders & Belts-Larger Sizes  Sweatshirts & Sweatpants (S-5XL)  Electric Razors  MP3 Players  2GB Flash Drives (Library Kiosk)  Undershirts (White) Sizes S-5XL  Batteries (New only) AA & AAA & C  Deodorant- Universal scents for men or women.  Refreshments (Please Check Expiration Dates) o Tasty Cakes - Regular & Diet (Individually Wrapped) o Chips and Pretzels (Individually Wrapped)  Seasonal Decoration for Residents’ Rooms  Gift Cards o Wal-Mart, Target, Visa, Amazon, iTunes ONGOING FUNDING ITEMS  Monetary donation for: o Second Wind Dreams o Sporting Event Tickets o Longwood Garden Tickets o Zoo Trip Tickets o Wheelchair Cup Holders & Bags o Newspaper & Magazine Subscriptions o Books of Postage Stamps for mailing cards to loved ones. (Prefer “Forever Stamps” o Sponsorship of music programs o Dining Out Events (Trips to Diners and Restaurants) o PROJECTS/WISH LIST  Wireless Headphones for TV or Music  Geriatric Recliners **Specialized Equipment**  Lounge Renovations  Touch Town Information System Project Please contact us for more information on these or other project ideas. If you are interested in helping with a specific need item or project and would like to send a check, please make the check payable to: New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home at Vineland (NJVMH of Vineland) – Welfare Fund and indicate what item you would like the funds to go towards 

Paramus

Bingo

To be announced,(Postponed due to closed wards)

Lenny Free Squad #147,keith Barnes sq. 58

 

Veterans Have North

Jeff Hicks

 To be announced

Veteran Haven South

Last Sunday in July 29th 12 noon

Kent Hehl, Squad #281

 

For God and Country

Patrick Gallagher

Detachment VA&R Committee Chairman

848-992-4337