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Lisa Mulhearn Ocean Mental Health part 1

This weekend’s Around Ocean County features guest Lisa Mulhearn, Development Associate for Ocean Mental Health Services.  Ocean Mental Health Services provides help and support to Ocean county residents experiencing a mental health issue. In addition, they also provide foster care, substance abuse counseling and services, group homes and partial day services to adults, children, and their…

Lisa Mulhearn Ocean Mental Health Services part 2

We’re back with Lisa Mulhearn, Development Associate for Ocean Mental Health Services.   Ocean Mental Health Services is holding a fundraiser on August 15th at the Crystal Point Yacht Club in Point Pleasant. "Ocean Cares Clambake for a Cause" raises much needed funds to provide ongoing services to ocean county residents. For more information, contact 732-349-5550.…

Mike D'Altrui & Kim Sambade Sea Girt 5K part 1

This week on Around Ocean County, our two guests are Mike D'Altrui, chairman of the recreation division and race director for the 28th annual Sea Girt 5 K race and Kim Sambade, who is the events and volunteer coordinator for Coastal Habitat for Humanity. Mike and Kim discuss this year's race on August 3rd and…

Mike D'Altrui & Kim Sambade Sea Girt 5K part 2

This week on Around Ocean County, our two guests are Mike D'Altrui, chairman of the recreation division and race director for the 28th annual Sea Girt 5 K race and Kim Sambade, who is the events and volunteer coordinator for Coastal Habitat for Humanity. Some of the activities for this year’s Sea Girt 5K include…

Janice and Len Nachbar Dystonia Medical Research Foundation part 1

It’s Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson and guests Janice and Len Nachbar. They are a husband and wife advocates for the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, as well as facilitators of three area support groups. Their mission is to bring awareness to this little known disease which affects three quarters of a million people across the…

Janice and Len Nachbar Dystonia Medical Research Foundation part 2

We’re back with guests Janice and Len Nachbar, advocates for the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation.  June is National Dystonia Awareness month.  There is no known cure at this time, however some medications, such as Botox are used to relax the muscles.   Their daughter Joanna began having symptoms around age ten, and has since progressed into…

Linda Osborn part 1

This is Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson.  Today’s guest is Linda Osborn, a financial coach and mortgage foreclosure mediation specialist.  If you are behind on your mortgage due to unemployment, or a reduction of income, you may qualify for the New Jersey Foreclosure Mediation Program.  The Affordable Housing Alliance (AHA) offers help for families…

Linda Osborn part 2

Around Ocean County continues with Linda Osborn, a financial coach and mortgage foreclosure mediation specialist.  She is here to talk about the Affordable Housing Alliance, which offers additional services such as utility assistance, financial coaching and information on how to sign up for affordable housing. To learn more about this exciting important program, visit www.housingall.org. 

Rene Stone Serenity Stables part 1

It’s Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson and today’s guest is Rene Stone, founder of the non profit organization Serenity Stables, from Combat to Calm.  This wonderful organization assists military Veterans and their families with both PTSD and traumatic brain injury. Using the EGALA method, the horses and a licensed social worker provide therapy for…

Rene Stone Serenity Stables part 2

We’re back with Around Ocean County and today’s guest is Rene Stone, founder of the non profit organization Serenity Stables Founded in 2015, the program provides therapy at no cost to over 700 Veterans a month. Donations and volunteers are much needed as each therapy session can cost roughly 500 dollars. Maintaining the farm is…