There will be FREE counseling from CPC in Middletown March 25 – 30th in the Trailers on Shore
They don’t have a sign up sheet, they don’t want a record of people looking for help
ARTS Healing Hearts will offer art classes to kids 4 -16 to promote therapeutic trauma with arts.
Highlands will become Pinkland in May 2013 as they participate in Paint the town Pink breast cancer awareness month.
Sherwin Williams and Comcast are bringing volunteers in to do projects in Highlands in the end of April. They also were giving out 30% coupons to Highlands Residents for Sherwin William stores.
They have people volunteering for yard work, you need to sign up at the solution center. (HSC was mentioned 10 times – for those of you participating).
Operation Jersey Shore Santa – Wants to provide the children in Highlands Easter Baskets.
There is are two organizations giving away FREE prom dresses “Shore 2 Share Shopping Day” on March 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Sawmill in Seaside Park. hose interested in making a donation, or an appointment to attend “Shore 2 Share” can e-mail Shore2share@yahoo.com or send a message on Spataro’s Facebook page, “Shore2Share.”
Faith Chapel in Union Beach is also helping get Sandy-affected students to their proms. Those interested in making donations or questions on the upcoming “Try on Day” can call Sisolak at 732-207-5648.
Flood Mitigation Rumor/Facts
RUMOR: There are Highlands Buyouts for Residents
RUMOR: If you are 50% damaged, you can’t rebuild
RUMOR: If you are on the Haz Mitigation list you definitely get the Money – there is a weeding out process.
FACT: Highlands put in for about 1000 houses and 150 Million
FACT: You can’t lift your house until the grant comes inFACT: Highlands will be sending out the ICC letters in the mail
Oh and what was that last fact, PERMIT FEES WILL BE WAIVED – If you already paid, they will reimburse you. They received a letter from the state saying they didn’t have to charge for the permits.