Mental illness networks and faith leaders are urged to work together so that they may recognize and prepare for this day in a way that works best for each faith community. The prayers and actions of both faith communities and secular organizations (e.g. NAMI, NMHA, DBSA, OCF, ADAA, etc.) are needed to restore mental wellness in America.
A free informative seminar at the Neptune Public Library. Speakers: Allison Wilson, AVP/Small Business Banker and Angela Crosio AVP/Branch Manager. Refreshments and giveaways.
On October 6th, you can get a free mental health screening. For an online questionnaire based screening instead of an on-site screening, go here: http://screening.mentalhealthscreening.org/hyho.
Join volunteers as they frame the next home to be built in Atlantic Highlands over the next several months!
Sponsored by the Ocean Grove Area Chamber of Commerce, the Fall Harvest Festival will be held on Main Avenue, from Central Avenue to New York Avenue, and on Pilgrim Pathway.
Dr. Andrew Lee, Director of Monmouth University’s Counseling and Psychological Services, will help adolescents and their parents navigate the process between high school and college and help them learn how to set themselves up for a positive transition into a new era of life. This webinar will cover common pitfalls for first year college students and offer practical suggestions for dealing with these problems. In addition, Dr. Lee will discuss various support services for students and ways to access these systems. The webinar will also address disability disclosure issues
NNEDV has partnered with Abine, Inc., to support domestic violence victims in their need to protect their private information. With the DeleteMe service, NNEDV's members can request removal of their personal records from the leading databases, including Intelius.com, PeopleFinders.com, and Spokeo.com. The service also monitors those databases throughout the year to ensure that the individuals' records do not return.
Ataxia is a group of rare and often fatal degenerative neurological disorders. An estimated 150,000 people in the United States are affected by ataxia. Symptoms are progressive and often impact coordination, hearing, vision, and speech. Ataxia affects both genders and all ages, but too often ataxia strikes children and young adults. At this time, there is no effective treatment or cure for ataxia.
Now through November 8, students in grades 5-12 are invited to apply for Prudential Spirit of Community Awards if they have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service within the past 12 months. The application is available at http://spirit.prudential.com and www.nassp.org/spirit
Examining lots of sibling pairs and crunching almost two decades worth of data, Carrell found that your classmates, and whether or not they come from a home with domestic violence, influence how well you do in school and beyond.
The Center is set to open in the fall, and is currently hiring a Coordinator/Director, a Family Partner, and a Volunteer and Community Partnership Coordinator. See flyer for more information.
Jay Stephens investigates what options are available to young people when they are no longer covered by their family's insurance.