Chilton Hospital and Wayne Township Police Department Offer Senior Police Academy Course Starting October 9|
The Wayne Township Police Department will host its award-winning four-week course, “Senior Police Academy,” on Tuesdays, from Oct. 9 to 30, from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Wayne Public Library, 461 Valley Road, Wayne, NJ. The course is not just for Wayne residents.
Designed to enlighten our senior community and improve their quality of life, the course presenters Officers Tom Colella and Scott Rappaport will discuss how to be a neighborhood watchdog, traffic and pedestrian safety, defensive driving, fire safety, crime prevention, senior fraud, alcoholism, gambling and self-defense.
Senior Police Academy will include a visit to the Passaic County Police Academy. Bagels and coffee will be provided, and a graduation ceremony and luncheon will be given at the completion of the course. This community service is sponsored by Chilton Hospital, the Wayne Police Department and the Wayne Alliance for the Prevention of Substance Abuse. For more information or to register for this free program, call (973) 831-5367.
Senior Police Academy is a program of Chilton Hospital’s Community Outreach Department, New Vitality Division. Click here for more information about New Vitality programs.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is a four-time recipient of the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award in Stroke, and Five-Star Rated for Stroke Care, the highest possible, for six years in a row. It is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012. Chilton’s many services include minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, a Pain Management center, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing/Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the MotherBaby Center, an American Diabetes Association-recognized diabetes education program and a weight loss surgery program. Chilton has recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. The hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about Chilton's facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.