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Clara Maass Medical Center Supports Nassan’s 3rd Annual 5K Walk for Autism


On your mark, get set, go! Grab your walking shoes for the 3rd Annual Nassan’s 5K “Walk for Autism” on Saturday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to noon. Proceeds from the 5K Walk for Autism benefit Nassan’s Place, a non-profit organization that provides educational and recreational programs, social outings and resources for children and families affected by autism.

This event, taking place rain or shine, will be held at Elmwood Park in East Orange. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m. Registration is $25 for adults and $15 for children ages 6 to 17. T-shirts are provided for all participants.

Nassan’s 5K Walk for Autism will feature special guest MC Debbie DuHaime from 970AM’s “The Answer.” There will also be healthy snacks, music, face painting, giveaways and more. Stop by the Clara Maass Medical Center table for free blood pressure screenings and the teddy bear clinic, as well as the chance to win free giveaways.

For more information or to pre-register for this event, please visit or call 973.424.7781.

About Clara Maass Medical Center
Located in Belleville, NJ, Clara Maass Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, provides a complete continuum of care to residents of northern New Jersey. Clara Maass’ centers and services include The Health and Wellness Center, Nuclear Medicine, The Cancer Center at Clara Maass, Adult Cardiac Services including Diagnostic Services, Cardiac Catheterization, Elective and Emergency Angioplasty and Rehabilitation, The Pain Management Center, The Joint & Spine Institute, a Vascular Center, Same Day Surgery, The Wound Center at Clara Maass, The Center for Sleep Disorders, The Bariatric Surgery Center, Rehabilitation Services, The Eye Surgery Center, Maternity Services and Parent Education, as well as Pediatrics. Clara Maass is an eight-time recipient of the “A” Hospital Safety score from The Leap Frog Group, an independent national nonprofit group measuring hospital safety and quality. For a physician referral or more information about Clara Maass, call 1-888-724-7123 or visit
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