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Oaks Integrated Care Sets Goal for Thanksgiving Meals for Families in Need

2019-11-12T18:58:41-05:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: Press Release, Home Page|

Mt. Holly, N.J. – Oaks Integrated Care, a behavioral health service provider, has announced the launch of its 2019 Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive to benefit individuals and families in need throughout New Jersey. Donations of frozen turkeys and nonperishable Thanksgiving food items can be made now through November 18. Oaks Integrated Care hopes to collect over ­­­­­­­­­­1,900 turkeys to help make Thanksgiving special for families in their programs. Last year, Oaks distributed over 1,900 Thanksgiving dinners to families in need and this year the need is just as great. “Through our Thanksgiving Turkey Drive, we assist community members living in poverty and struggling with mental illness or a developmental disability to celebrate the holiday with a traditional Thanksgiving meal,” [...]

Touch A Truck is Pulling into the Moorestown Mall September 28, 2019

2019-09-05T17:21:27-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

Moorestown, NJ - On Saturday, September 28, 2019 Oaks Integrated Care’s Touch A Truck event is pulling into the Moorestown Mall parking lot! The eighth annual event gives children of all ages the chance to see, touch, explore and learn about their favorite trucks. Touch A Truck will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a sensory-friendly quiet time between 10 and 11 a.m. The event takes place rain or shine, in the Moorestown Mall parking lot on the Route 38 side of Boscov’s department store. Admission is free for children and $5.00 for adults. Tickets for activities will be available for purchase. The event features fun, family-friendly activities including a moon bounce, face painting, games, photo [...]

Operation Fill-A-Backpack Kicks Off July 15

2019-10-23T09:51:13-04:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Oaks Blog|

 Give a Child the Confidence Needed to Succeed Now - August 20 It may feel like summer just started, but ‘Back to School’ is just around the corner! Children throughout the community will pick out new pencils, notebooks, binders and more for their first day of school. When children return to school without these basic school supplies, it can have a devastating impact on their education. Unfortunately, many parents of children in Oaks Integrated Care programs cannot afford new backpacks and essential supplies for the upcoming school year. These essential items will give a child hope and the confidence needed to start the school year off on the right foot! You can help! #FillABackpack 1. Run your OWN Operation Fill-A-Backpack drive Get [...]

PTSD Awareness and Trauma Informed Care

2019-07-01T09:12:46-04:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Oaks Blog, Home Page|

June is PTSD Awareness Month and although it is drawing to a close, being aware of trauma is not a one-month activity. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, commonly called PTSD, has in the past twenty years or so become quite familiar in the public mind. It is most often associated with veterans and their wartime service, but they are not alone in experiencing PTSD. PTSD can affect anyone who has had significant traumatic experience such as serious accident, natural disaster, sudden death of a loved one, violent personal assault, rape, or life-threatening situation. Compounding the situation may be addiction or other coping mechanisms or other underlying conditions that also require treatment. Consider these facts: Annually, PTSD will directly [...]