Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday and Sunday, 10:30am to 4:00pm
The stress of caring for a hospitalized family member or friend can be physically and emotionally exhausting. Overlook Medical Center's Thomas Glasser Caregivers Center, the first of its kind in the state of New Jersey, offers a soothing environment where caregivers can relax, receive support and access helpful resources.
The center features:
Quiet areas for privacy and personal conversations
Computers for Internet access and research
Telephones, copy and fax machines
Kitchenette for beverages and snacks
A resource library
Massages, Reiki and healing touch provided by licensed therapists
In addition, visitors can receive counseling and support from trained staff members, as well as learn about support groups, classes and lectures for caregivers.
The Caregiver Center is located just beyond the hospital's information desk and lobby waiting area – please visit and take advantage of our services.