With community needs rising as a result of the pandemic, Inspira IMPACT’s Family Success Centers are a valuable community resource providing support for families in need. They offer an array of free services ranging from legal and housing assistance to parenting and financial courses to obtaining household items and food. We talked to Brenda Smaniotto, Administrative Director of Inspira’s IMPACT Program, to learn more about the Family Success Centers and how they have been able to service the community during the pandemic.
COMMERCIAL TOWNSHIP, NJ (February 6, 2014) — Inspira Health Network’s Family Success Center Commercial Township has partnered with Cumberland County College to offer a free adult education program for area residents to earn a high school diploma. The program, formerly known as General Education Development (GED), is designed for individuals 16 years of age and above and is funded through a federal grant.
Beginning February 24, classes will be held on Monday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Port Norris Middle School. Participants must attend both classes in order to meet the program requirements. Inspira Family Success Center Commercial Township will hold two registration events scheduled for February 10 and 12 at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. on both days. A continental breakfast will be provided for attendees. Attendance is required to register for the program.For more information or to register, please contact Patti Gilmore at (856) 691-8600, extension 1378. Port Norris Middle School is located at 6812 Brown Street in Port Norris, New Jersey.
About Inspira Health Network
Inspira Health Network is a charitable nonprofit health care organization formed in November 2012 by the merger of South Jersey Healthcare and Underwood-Memorial Hospital. The network, which traces its roots to 1899, now comprises three hospitals, four multi-specialty health centers and a total of more than 60 locations. These include outpatient imaging and rehabilitation centers; urgent care; numerous specialty centers, including sleep medicine, cardiac testing and wound care; home care and hospice; and more than two dozen primary and specialty physician practices in Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties.
Together with its medical staff of more than 1,100 physicians and other care providers, Inspira Health Network provides evidence-based care to help each patient achieve the best possible outcome. Clinical and support staffs are focused on providing quality care in a safe environment.