New Jersey Retirees' Education Association

NJREA is dedicated to improving the quality of life for retired educational personnel by providing interesting and informational programs and social situations for NJREA members; by working with NJEA & NEA organizing for the common good, to pass beneficial state and federal legislation, and get friends of the educational community elected; by providing a wide variety of member services; and by keeping members informed about health insurance and pensions.



2015-17 Regulations & Campaign Guidelines

This spring NJREA members will elect officers, NJEA Delegate Assembly (DA) members, and NJEA DA alternates. In addition, members will elect delegates to the NEA-Retired Conference and NEA Representative Assembly (RA). NJREA’s Delegate Council reviewed the revised election policy and approved it in September 2014. Read more

SEHBP to Reconsider Some Behavioral Health Claim Reimbursements

The NJ Division of Pensions and Benefits has extended the deadline for submitting for reimbursement of some behavioral health claims to December 31, 2014. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield has announced that it will begin reconsidering certain claims for out of network professional behavioral health services, under the direction of the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP) and the School Employees’ Health Benefits Program (SEHBP) Commissions. Learn more

Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls

The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. Learn more

COLA lawsuit going back to court

NJEA’s lawsuit challenging the State’s cancellation of inflation-based pension adjustments has been sent back to Superior Court for reconsideration. Read more

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