Thank you for a great 2023 NJ Self-Direction Conference!
This popular virtual event ran from November 2-4, 2023 and was brought to you Public Partnerships, The Collaborative for Citizen Directed Supports, and Easterseals of New Jersey, and sponsored by The New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities, and the Eiros Group. The theme focused on what self-direction brings to YOU: Control, Freedom, Choice, Contribution, and Confirmation.
The 2022 NJ Self-Direction Conference was a big success!
With the theme of "We Are All in This Together", and brought to you by Public Partnerships, the Easterseals of New Jersey, NJ Collaborative for Citizen Directed Supports, NJ Council for Developmental Disabilities, the NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities, and the Rutgers Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities, this multi-day virtual event offered information on the past, present, and future of self-direction in New Jersey.
This conference which ran March 8-10 brought the greatest minds and influencers in New Jersey. Public Partnerships is proud to have supported such a vital opportunity.
Thank you for attending our first FREE Self-Direction webinar of 2022, "Self-Direction: A Long-Term Care Alternative"
In February, PPL offered it's first free educational session about Self-Direction as an alternative long-term care option and shared how this form of long-term home care can offer choice, independence, freedom and control by staying safe at home.
This informational session took place on Friday, February 18th from 12:00-1:00pm.
Check back soon for a recording of this webinar.
NJ Caregivers on Public Partnerships Self-Direction Employee Option
Presented by: Mark Altieri & Eric Arnold, Public Partnerships
View the Webinar
NEW Announcement: NJ Minimum Wage Increase
On Monday, February 4, 2019, Governor Murphy signed into law, legislation that raises the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024. On July 1, 2019, the first increase to $10 an hour wage went into effect. Public Partnerships has identified those who are currently earning less than $10 an hour whose wages will increase on July 1, 2019. The next expected rate increase is on January 1, 2020, then annually through 2024.
Announcement: NJ Sick Leave Law
In compliance with the NJ Sick Leave Law, employees who have been accruing sick time since 10/29/18 are now eligible to use sick time:
For JACC employees
- Updated timesheets including sicktime are now available in Program Documents for your immediate use. .
- Employees that submit e-timesheets, can submit timesheets beginning with timesheet submission due on 3/11/19.
- Employees that submit paper timesheets, can submit timesheets by calling Customer Service at 1-866-239-2778.
Read NJ Sick Leave FAQs for JACC employees.