Monmouth County ACTS

Monmouth ACTS In The News

Coronavirus in Monmouth: County, Grunin Foundation roll out free COVID-19 testing

Asbury Park Press
[Freeholder Sue Kiley] also reminded residents to tap into resources available through Monmouth ACTS that can help them navigate issues associated with the pandemic, such as unemployment benefits, food, child care and job training. Read more.

Starting Today: Monmouth County Offices Open to Public by Appointment Only

TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como
Most Monmouth County offices will be open to the public beginning July 6, but by appointment only — and with social distancing and face coverings required. Read more.

Monmouth ACTS Launches Financial Recovery Initiative, Freeholder Deputy Director Sue Kiley to Lead

TAPinto Middletown
Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services) officially launched the Financial Recovery Initiative to help support the financial needs of Monmouth County residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more.

Monmouth County freeholders provide updates on COVID-19 situation

CentralJersey.com
Monmouth County officials held a press conference on June 11 to provide updates on the coronavirus pandemic in Monmouth County and county operations. Read more.

Monmouth County officials provide updates on COVID-19 situation; July 7 Primary Election

InsiderNJ
Monmouth County officials held a press conference today to provide updates on COVID-19 in Monmouth County, the July 7, 2020 Primary Election and County operations. Read more.

Freeholders provide updates on COVID-19 situation

The Link News
On behalf of the Board of Chosen Freeholders, Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley held a press conference to provide updates on the COVID-19 situation in the County. Read more.

Monmouth ACTS Responds to County’s COVID-19 Needs

Freehold Patch
As human service needs caused by the COVID-19 crisis expand daily, Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services) is working aggressively to identify the most pressing issues throughout Monmouth County and the most effective ways to communicate critical services and support systems to residents. Read more.

County Expands Programs to Help Local Businesses and Residents

The Two River Times
The county announced the opening of a mental health hotline which launched Monday. The project is a collaboration among the freeholders, Monmouth ACTS and the Mental Health Association (MHA) of Monmouth County. Read more.

Monmouth freeholders extend public access restrictions through May 15

CentralJersey.com
Kiley spoke about Monmouth ACTS, which is working to provide recommendations for improving identified issues and are pinpointing how COVID-19 is impacting county residents while implementing the necessary response. Read more.

Monmouth ACTS: Community Resources for You, New COVID-19 Services

TAPinto Middletown
As human service needs caused by the COVID-19 crisis expand daily, Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services) is working aggressively to identify the most pressing issues throughout Monmouth County and the most effective ways to communicate critical services and support systems to residents. Read more.

MHAMC Develops Volunteer Counselor Taskforce to Provide COVID-19 Therapy

Atlantic Highlands Herald
In a press conference held on Thursday, April 16th, Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley announced that, in collaboration with the Board of Chosen Freeholders and Monmouth ACTS, the Mental Health Association of Monmouth County will soon be able to connect individuals with licensed clinicians. Read more.

Monmouth County has 4,669 positive cases of COVID-19 as of April 19

CentralJersey.com
Kiley announced that in collaboration with the Board of Freeholders and Monmouth ACTS, the Mental Health Association (MHA) of Monmouth County will soon be able to connect individuals with licensed clinicians. “Beginning April 20, the MHA of Monmouth County will open phone lines to connect residents in need of emotional support to pro bono licensed professionals,” Kiley said. Read more.

Monmouth County Officials Provide COVID-19 and Elections Updates

Atlantic Highlands Herald
Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley announced that, in collaboration with the Board of Chosen Freeholders and Monmouth ACTS, the Mental Health Association (MHA) of Monmouth County will soon be able to connect individuals with licensed clinicians. Read more.

Monmouth ACTS Responds to County’s COVID-19 Needs

InsiderNJ
As human service needs caused by the COVID-19 crisis expand daily, Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services) is working aggressively to identify the most pressing issues throughout Monmouth County and the most effective ways to communicate critical services and support systems to residents. Read more.

Monmouth freeholders provide updates on latest initiatives; COVID-19

CentralJersey.com
Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Communities Through Services) has been directing residents to Monmouth Resource Net, an online directory of community and health resources and services, information about residential mortgage relief, as well as mental health support, according to the press release. Read more.

Monmouth County officials ask for volunteers, donations of needed supplies

CentralJersey.com
During a press conference on March 25, Monmouth County officials requested donations for what they said are desperately needed supplies and announced a donation drop-off site. Officials also discussed county operations and the upcoming elections during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. Read more.

County to promote shared services and Monmouth ACTS to municipalities

TAPinto.net
Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone, liaison to Shared Services, and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley, liaison to Human Services and Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Communities Through Services), will be attending municipal council meetings throughout the year to discuss potential shared service agreements, the Monmouth ACTS program and stigma-free resolutions as part of the Shared Services/Monmouth ACTS Roadshow. Read more.

Revised Brookdale Nursing Curriculum Better Prepares Graduates to Address Growing Opioid Crisis

InsiderNJ
New Jersey’s growing opioid crisis has created knowledge gaps and training challenges for health care professionals. Read more.

VIDEO: Monmouth ACTS on “Welcome to SCAN”

SCAN NJ TV
This month guest host, Pat Bohse, Executive Director of SCAN sits down with Sue Kiley from the Monmouth Board of Chosen Freeholders to talk about the Monmouth ACTS program. Monmouth ACTS is an important initiative to enhance access to services that are available in the community based on need. Tune in to learn more.

‘Ready Go’ Evacuation Bags for Seniors, Disabled Available in Belmar on Friday, January 10

TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como
Monmouth County will distribute free emergency evacuation bags to seniors and people with disabilities on Friday, January 10 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Belmar Municipal Building. Read more.

County Organizations Provide Disaster Ready-Go Bags for Vulnerable Populations in Time for Winter Storms

Atlantic Highlands Herald
Partners of the Monmouth ACTS initiative are working hard to ensure that some of the most vulnerable members of the population – seniors and people with disabilities – are prepared before winter storms hit. Read more.

‘Ready-Go’ Bags Offered To Seniors, Disabled In Monmouth County

Freehold Patch
The free bags aim to make it easier for vulnerable residents to be ready to leave at a moment’s notice when disaster strikes. Read more.

Revamped advisory council will address County’s human services efforts

CentralJersey.com
The Monmouth County Board of Freeholders has replaced the Monmouth County Human Services Council with the Monmouth ACTS Advisory Council (MAAC). The freeholders took the action during a meeting on Nov. 26. Read more.

Monmouth ACTS helps connect residents with community garden

CentralJersey.com
When administrators at the Freehold Community Garden on Lloyd Street in Freehold Borough noticed a decline in the number of applications for a garden bed, they took action. Read more.

Monmouth County Kicks Off Monmouth ACTS Advisory Council to Support Human Services for Residents

TAPinto Holmdel & Colts Neck
Representatives from Monmouth County announced the kick off of the Monmouth ACTS Advisory Council (MAAC) to better serve the needs of residents and to support Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services). This Advisory Council is one of the first of its kind in the state. Read more.

Vaccination Clinics For Manasquan, Belmar Residents

Manasquan-Belmar Patch
The Monmouth County Health Department is partnering with the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey Community Health Center (VNACJ CHC) to provide immunizations to Manasquan and Belmar residents during the month of August at multiple health locations. Read more.

County Partners with VNACJ CHC to Offer Vaccination Clinics

Atlantic Highlands Herald
The Monmouth County Health Department (MCHD) is partnering with the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey Community Health Center (VNACJ CHC) to provide immunizations to County residents during the month of August at multiple health locations in Monmouth County. Read more.

Brookdale students can now benefit from on-campus social worker

New Jersey 101.5
The Monmouth County Division of Social Services and Brookdale Community College are launching a partnership to more readily and easily provide social services to students who desperately need them. Read more.

Officials Streamlining Human Services With Monmouth County ACTS

Jersey Shore Online
In an effort to better, and more efficiently, meet the needs of residents, Monmouth County recently launched its Monmouth ACTS program. Read more.

New effort to connect residents with County services

Two River Times
Monmouth County government and nonprofit service agencies will provide a coordinated approach to addressing homelessness and drug addiction and meeting other needs of county residents of all age groups. Read more.

Monmouth County partners with nonprofit organizations to enhance human services

CentralJersey.com
Monmouth County, together with the Human Services Advisory Council and nonprofit service organizations across the county, has launched Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services). Read more.

VIDEO: Monmouth County partners with Non-Profit Organizations to Launch Monmouth ACTS: Better Assisting the Community’s Needs Through Cooperative Services

TAPinto Holmdel & Colts Neck
In another great example of Monmouth County caring to meet the needs of it’s residents, the County, together with the Human Services Advisory Council and non-profit service organizations across the County, has launched Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services), a public-private initiative to promote and enhance access to human services. Read more.

New Program Streamlines Access to Essential Services

Fios 1 New Jersey
“…Those families who are living in the shadows, or too afraid, or just do not know where to help…” Watch more.