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CAMDEN COUNTY NEWS

LATEST NEWS

Camden County Delivers Over 140K Meals To Seniors During Pandemic

To date, more than 142,000 meals have been delivered to Camden County seniors since the Camden County Division of Senior and Disabled Services expanded its meal delivery program in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on March 18.

Free Gardening Webinar Series Offered By Master Gardeners And Camden County 4-H

As more people are staying in place at home, many are looking for ways to occupy their time more productively. As the weather turns nice, some homeowners are finding projects right in their own backyards.

Camden County Officials Launch COVID-19 Educational Series

The Camden County Board of Freeholders will begin a COVID-19 Educational Series, a first-of-its-kind effort to bring information about testing, risk of exposure, and other critical public health information related to the novel coronavirus directly into the community.

Camden County Officials Request Monitor For Long Term Care Facilities

To address the spred of COVID-19 in long term care facilities, Camden County has put a plan in place to stem the tide of the virus.

Camden County Library System Recognized For Early Literacy Programming, Continues Operations

The New Jersey State Library has awarded the Camden County Library System the 2020 Best Practices in Early Childhood Literacy Award that recognizes excellence in early childhood programming in New Jersey libraries.

UV Decontamination Devices Distributed To First Responders

As part of efforts to help first responders decontaminate vehicles and equipment to protect themselves and those they serve, officials distributed ultraviolet light systems to the Camden County Police Department and Cooper University Health Care along with a host of other public safety agencies.

Camden County Creates Directory Of Mental Health Services For Youth

To help the county’s youth stay connected to critical services during this stressful time, the Camden County Youth Services Commission has collected information for more than 20 service providers in one convenient location.

Camden County Begins Random Inspections Of Long-Term Care Facilities

The Camden County Health Department has begun randomly inspecting county long-term care facilities in place of the state of New Jersey in order to audit and inspect operations that have at least two confirmed cases of COVID-19, county officials said recently.

TOUCH New Jersey Offering Assistance To Homeless and Food Insecure

TOUCH New Jersey will begin distributing a large donation of ham products for anyone facing food insecurity in response to the coronavirus pandemic and corresponding economic consequences.

Camden County Sheriff’s Officers Join CCPD Patrols During Pandemic

The Camden County Sheriff’s Office has begun assisting Camden County Metro Officers on patrol in Camden City in an effort to provide additional resources and personnel during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.