The Guardianship Association of New Jersey, Inc.


Guardianship Association of New Jersey, Inc.

GANJI is a not-for-profit organization of professionals, families, and individuals committed to supporting guardians and other surrogate decision makers in enhancing the lives of persons who require assistance.

Our Address:   P.O. Box 546, Chester, NJ 07930

Executive Director:   Jane E. Gildersleeve, RG

Annual Conference

The Annual Conference was held on April 9, 2013 at the Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township.

The theme of the Conference was:

 "Empowering the Guardian: Challenges in Advocacy"

The Opening Address was given by Teena Cahill, Psy.D., Wisdom & Beyond LLC, Princeton, NJ.

Our Conference Sponsors and Exhibitors



BAYADA Home Health Care

Care Alternatives

Laura Kellett Realty, LLC

Law Office of Sharon Rivenson Mark

Schenck, Price, Smith & King, LLP

Whispering Knoll Assisted Living



Arden Courts

Back Home Safely

Fink, Rosner, Ershow-Levenberg, LLC

Joan Kakascik, Ed.D.

Life Choice Hospice

Mt. Bethel Village

Ocean Healthcare

SEM Applications

Senior Home Care Services

Springpoint at Monroe Village

Towne Nursing Staff, Inc.

Urbach & Avraham, CPA's LLC

Law Office of Donald D. Vanarelli

The Atrium at Hamilton Park


On Tuesday December 2, 2014 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM, there will be a free symposium on aging and caregiving at the JCC at 1391 Martine Avenue, Scotch Plains NJ 07076 called "Managing the Aging Process - Practical Advice for Adults with Aging Relatives." Here's the flyer: Center for Hope (3)

Supper is included free! The event is co-sponsored by the JCC and the Center for Hope. CALL 908-288-0501 or email to register (preregistration is kindly requested).

The panel includes specialists in social services/geriatrics, end of life care, elder law, and dementia assessment. The five panelists will field questions such as:

  • Preventing conflicts among your children
  • When is it time to call for hospice care
  • What programs are out there to help you age in place
  • What are the impacts, losses and needs for family caregivers
  • How are powers of attorney used and abused

There should be lots of opportunity for the participants to ask questions.



The information contained on this website is not intended to be legal, medical or tax advice nor is it intended to create a client relationship. Specific issues and situations should be addressed to an appropriate professional.

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