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What people are saying about West Bergen…
“West Bergen continues to provide me with the type of support I require to function!”
“Extremely pleased with the care, concern and professionalism of my therapist.”
“I really like West Bergen! Helps my son a lot!.”
“”My therapist is a caring, excellent therapist and my child loves coming to see her”.
“West Bergen is an excellent organization. I’ve been with several other programs but I have to say West Bergen is definitely the best.”
“West Bergen helps me with my emotional as well as physical needs and I cannot express my thanks to all staff for all they do for me.”
FOURTH ANNUAL GRAND SLAM FOR WEST BERGEN’S KIDS SET FOR JUNE 5TH
Grand Slam models, sponsors and volunteers met at Lord & Taylor at the Fashion Center, Paramus, to discuss plans for the Fourth Annual Grand Slam for West Bergen’s Kids, set for Friday, June 5th, at Upper Ridgewood Tennis Club, followed by lunch with entertainment and Raffle Basket Auction at Seasons, Township of Washington.
Pictured l-r: Chris Farrell, West Bergen’s Chief Development Officer; Sally Grinch, Ridgewood, volunteer model; Mary Meakem, Ridgewood, volunteer and Member, West Bergen Foundation; Catherine Krame, Mahwah, Event Sponsor; Gisella Petruzzella, Panico Salon & Spa, Ridgewood; George Cheah, Ridgewood, volunteer model; Teri Capparelli, Personal Shopper, Lord & Taylor; Cristy SyCip, Park Ridge, volunteer model; Victoria Madkin, Nanuet, NY, volunteer model; Sue Larson, Mahwah, volunteer model; Thad Talty, Ringwood, volunteer model; Pat Hanratty, Montvale, Grand Slam Co-chair and Member, West Bergen Foundation; Lorraine Kallman, Ridgewood, volunteer and Member, West Bergen Foundation; Stella Phillips, Mahwah, Gift Donation Coordinator and Member, West Bergen Foundation; Lee Schaeffer, West Bergen’s Chief Operating Officer; Ann Garrett, Ridgewood, volunteer model and Michael Tozzoli, West Bergen’s Chief Executive Officer.
The all-day event will begin with morning tennis using a Scrambles format for both A and B flights — refreshments will be served. Lunch begins at noon at Seasons and includes plated lunch, hors d’oeuvres and wine. Guests will enjoy a fashion show hosted by Lord & Taylor, the Fashion Center in Paramus, featuring ladies and men’s wear from young adult to age of distinction. Panico Salon, Ridgewood, will be on hand to provide hair and makeup design and Steve Cohen will play all-time favorites on the piano. Again this year, we are also proud to present our Raffle Basket Auction with over 50 themed prizes, ranging from renowned restaurants to elegant spas and weekend packages.
Tickets are $100 per person for tennis and lunch or $75 for lunch and fashion show. The event will benefit all West Bergen’s programs and services including the Center for Children and Youth. Purchase tickets online at www.westbergen.org or by contacting Carol at (201) 444-3550.
West Bergen is a non-profit organization providing a wide range of psychiatric and counseling services for all age groups with various levels of need. West Bergen is committed to meeting the psychological needs of each of its clients with sensitivity and responsive, innovative services of the highest quality. West Bergen strives to improve the quality of life in Bergen County and beyond – one life at a time. For further information on West Bergen and the services it provides please call (201) 444-3550.
The West Bergen Beat is a newsletter that provides information on our Programs, Groups, Events and other happenings at West Bergen. Check it out! The West Bergen Beat – May
Click on the link to see this month’s Spotlight highlighting West Bergen’s Social Media Outlets! – June Spotlight
Summer is on the way! Stay safe while taking your medications – Heat/Medication Safety Information
West Bergen understands that quality of care, as measured by customer satisfaction, is the key to success in healthcare service delivery. Annually, we survey our clients and tabulate our results with the Mental Health Corporations of America (MHCA), who process our data comparatively to similar mental health agencies across the United States. The Staff at West Bergen would like to thank our clients for participating in the 2014 Customer Satisfaction Survey process. We’ve created a brochure that highlights some of the data we compiled following the survey. 2014 Customer Satisfaction Outcome Survey
Watch an inspirational video of families who sought help in our programs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A6jgOfttagA