HomeSharing Responds to the Coronavirus

02
Apr

Housing Insecurity: Homesharing Can Help!

COVID-19 is compounding the economic pressures households face, and may create a renewed housing crisis. As more people are laid off or see reduced hours, they will face difficulty making their monthly rent or mortgage payments and, consequently, may worry about their ability to stay in their homes. Most people, hopefully, will only face temporary

02
Apr

Working From Home With Housemates

If you are among the many fortunate workers that are working from home through the COVID-19 crisis and have roommates, we put together a few tips that could help ease some tensions. Pretend like you are going to the office. The mental association you make between work and an office can make you more productive.

26
Mar

Don’t Panic! Know the Facts!

The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and New Jersey Office of Emergency Management have launched a COVID-19 rumor control and disinformation website. Rumors can easily circulate within communities during a crisis, therefore it is important to get accurate information from a credible source. The purpose of the website is to help the

25
Mar

Social Distancing = Physical Distancing

Social Distancing  =  Physical Distancing We have all been trying to practice social distancing – staying home, avoiding crowds, and refraining from touching one another to stop the spread of the virus. As of Saturday, March 21, Governor Murphy issued a Statewide Stay at Home Order.  The governor is ordering you to stay home, unless

25
Mar

Spread the Love, Not the Germs!

Spread the Love, Not the Germs! Staying at home is the best gift you can give yourself, your loved ones, and the community. The reason we are distancing ourselves from others is to reduce how quickly COVID-19 spreads, so hospitals have room, supplies and doctors for all of the patients who need care. We are

23
Mar

Coronavirus: NJ Nonprofits Expand Housing Efforts During Crisis

Coronavirus: NJ Nonprofits Expand Housing Efforts During Crisis [NOTE:  Click title above to visit  MyCentralJersey.com .] Bob Makin, Bridgewater Courier News    Published 5:00 a.m. ET March 22, 2020   Lisa Blum, Executive Director of HomeSharing at The People Care Center based in Bridgewater. (Photo: Suzanne Russell/staff photo) During the COVID-19 crisis, HomeSharing is seeing increased Central