Julia Stoumbos is director of aging-in-place programs for The Henry and Marilyn Taub Foundation, which, along with Grotta Fund for Senior Care, co-facilitates the North Jersey Alliance of Age-Friendly Communities. The Alliance is made up of leadership teams from the following towns in northern NJ working to make their towns more aging friendly: Englewood, Fair Lawn, Garfield, Ridgewood, Teaneck, Westwood, Montclair, South Orange/Maplewood, Madison and the Chathams, and Elizabeth.