North Jersey Adult Issues

Contact Information

Susan Nierenberg, Chapter Coordinator

365 Edgewood Ave.

Teaneck, NJ 07666-3024

Phone: (201) 995-3668


We cordially invite you to come to an Adult Issues North chapter meeting and see how we might help you or your loved one, and how you can share your knowledge to help improve the lives of others.

Meeting Calendar

February 15 – Information and Support

Information on ABLE accounts: Maria Curry will discuss the account she started out-of-state.

In order to get maximum benefit from the discussion, here are some additional resource you might look at before the meeting:

March 15 – Patrick Chieffe, Housing Coordinator for United Way

A brief description of Patrick: Patrick Chieffe is currently Housing Services Coordinator with Bergen County United Way/Madeline Housing Partners, who build and maintain residences for individuals with disabilities. In addition to overseeing the residences, he evaluates housing applicants and oversees their needs throughout their tenancy: resolving problems, connecting them with other resources, and in general monitoring their quality of life and assisting where possible to maximize that quality. Previously he worked with Life Enhancement Services, a Support Broker/Coordination agency, facilitating individuals’ procurement of support and services.

  • What would you like to know about the UW resident housing process?
  • What other areas are important for you?
  • Please give me your questions or specific areas of interest as soon as possible to be sure Patrick addresses your question.

Please plan to join us for both these great meetings! And save the dates of future meetings:

April 19 – Information and Support

May 17 – Speaker to be determined

June 21 – Summer Solstice Party