To develop working relationships with allied professional groups, consumer organizations, regulatory agencies and provide representatives, in order to enhance and promote quality service.
Founded in 1986
By Activity Professionals to serve and represent Activity Professionals in the State of New Jersey.
N.J.A.P.A. was formed as a professional organization for Activity Professionals working with geriatric and physically challenged populations in health care settings. The founders of N.J.A.P.A. joined together with common needs, concerns and goals to develop an organization that would clearly represent Activity Professionals in New Jersey.