THE FACULTY PARENT 

CAREGIVING RELATED BENEFITS
AT RUTGERS (2021-2022):

Our employee discount benefit program, Abenity, has a few new discounts for childcare and eldercare services and centers.  You can access Abenity here or via the Rutgers HR employee discounts page.
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Arvorie

Provides special rates at your local childcare centers. Arvorie promises up to 20% savings.  They ask for your basic information, check into options in your area, and work to get you a better rate on your existing childcare, or offer discounted rates at other centers in your area.  

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TOOTris 

Childcare placement service: connects parents with childcare programs including daycare and afterschool.  $150 off your first month’s enrollment once you enroll in a care center through TOOTris.

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Cultural Care Au Pair

If you are thinking about hosting an au pair, you could check out this service.  Application fees ($75) are apparently waived for Rutgers employees, and we receive $500 off the program fee.   

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UrbanSitter 

A childcare provider database like care.com or sittercity, has a personal network feature so you can see which sitters have been hired by friends, moms groups, parents from your kid’s school. 20% off your first monthly or annual membership.

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The Learning Experience

10% off tuition for Rutgers employees, lots of locations.

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Brookdale Senior Living 

Some discounts for new residents/clients: 7.5% off Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care; 10% off private-duty home care; special offers on Assisted Living respite care.

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Home Helpers Home Care 

10% off your first 40 hours of care 

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Seniorly 

Free personalized search experience for families to find, compare, and connect with senior care options

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Aloe Care Health

50% off medical alert system: voice activation, fall detection, collaborative care app

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Comfort Keepers

$10 off the first 10 hours of In-Home Care services

If you, too, have found yourself wanting to speak your truth about faculty pandemic parenting, consider applying to join P3 Collaboratory’s Faculty Parent Working Group, which will be brainstorming ways to help support faculty parents. 
 
You’ll also be glad to know that P3 is debuting Rutgers-Newark Faculty Parents, a forum and listserv where you can ask questions, and share experiences, news, ideas, and resources.  
You can join any time by emailing   rnfacultyparents+subscribe@groups.io or by entering your email below.

PARENTING-RELATED RESOURCES & TOOLS 

Newsletter with Resources for Rutgers Faculty Parents 

Caregiving-Related Benefits at Rutgers (2021-2022)

Rutgers 4-H from Home

The Current is a Rutgers faculty newsletter that often contains resources for parents that are available to all Rutgers faculty (day care programs, child development resources, and summer camps, as well as pedagogy workshops, internal fellowships, and other opportunities.

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Our employee discount benefit program, Abenity, has a few new discounts for childcare and eldercare services and centers.  You can access Abenity here or via the Rutgers HR employee discounts page.

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