Join us for A Crucial Catch Day

For the second year, Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey (VNACJ) Community Health Center in Asbury Park will join the National Football League (NFL) and the American Cancer Society to host the NFL’s A Crucial Catch Day. This important event – among only 32...

How to Fall Proof Your Home

Every 11 seconds an older adult falls and is rushed to the emergency room. Every 19 minutes an older adult dies from a fall, making falls the leading cause of both fatal and non-fatal injuries among older Americans. One-third of Americans aged 65+ will suffer from a...

6 Swim Safety Tips for the Summer

With summer now in full force, millions of people plan to beat the heat by taking a dip in the pool, ocean or lake. Remember, safety comes first when going for a swim. Keep in mind these six swim safety tips before jumping in. 1. Be Mindful of Pool Drains Hundreds of...

Tips to Stay Hydrated

Stay Hydrated this Summer with these Tips: Did you know that 75% of people are chronically dehydrated? That’s a pretty big number! This is because most people fail to spot the symptoms of dehydration. Deceptive beverages flood our stores and shelves, making it hard to...

Learn More About the Zika Virus

On July 6, we are co-hosting an event with the NJ Department of Health to share important information about the Zika virus. Over the past year, cases of the Zika virus have been springing up throughout Latin America, South America and the Caribbean with some cases...

Fun at VNACJ Community Health Day

Community Health Day is an annual festival held at the VNACJ Community Health Center (CHC) in Asbury Park to promote preventative services that help people avoid illness and improve their health. This year’s event held on June 11, included a bounce house for kids, a...

5 Sun Safety Tips for the Summer

Summertime and the livin’s easy! The summer season has returned and with it comes beach days, island getaways and backyard barbecues. With all this fun in the sun, its easy to forget the potential danger the sun’s Ultraviolet (UV) rays possess....