The event will be webcast live as a special edition of Knowledge Network for Systems of Care TV.
Organizations and individuals from communities around the country also will share insights on strategies for overcoming barriers to behavioral health care access. Audience members will have the opportunity to ask questions and share their perspectives.
Kids are invited to pet baby animals, play games and make crafts during a Young Animal Expo at Thompson Park on Saturday, May 7. Presented by The Monmouth County 4-H Association’s Livestock Club and the Monmouth County Park System, the free event runs between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The County 4-H and the Park System have also announced the dates for the 2016 Monmouth County Fair, with this year’s event scheduled for July 27 – 31.
Learn how to help your child with special needs-whether school age or an adult-achieve greater social success! Join ECLC and 30+ other special education schools and expert Rick Lavoie for this special morning workshop and resource fair.
Members of our Keansburg Community Parent Support Group, Father Time, in collaboration with the Keansburg School District, and many community stakeholders will provide important community information, and conduct relevant health screenings right on site!
Join the Positivity 21 Days Skill Group and start the journey towards a happier and healthier life.
To qualify you must: be a parent or legal guardian of a child with a diagnosed mental health illness, developmental disability or substance abuse issues. Have the desire to help families experiencing similar challenges. Understand this position is non-clinical. For more information please remit a cover letter and resume to [email protected]
Authorities announced on Wednesday a countywide program aimed at equipping police officers with pertinent information about residents with special needs in their respective municipalities.
The wide-ranging program is the first countywide effort in New Jersey and one of a few nationwide, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office. It's a joint effort between the prosecutor's office, the Monmouth County Sheriff's Office and the Monmouth County Chiefs of Police.
Facebook Creates New Support Tool to Help People Who Are Suicidal. The new tool aims to give friends and family more resources when they think a loved one needs help. Facebook partnered with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, Suicide Awareness Voices of Education and Forefront to develop the initiative.
All kids love building new worlds in Minecraft. But for those living with an autism spectrum disorder, it's also providing them with ways to engage in school and build healthy social lives.
Upcoming free workshops at the UWMC Financial Success Center at the Freehold Raceway Mall
The New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (NJAAP), the Association representing and supporting the efforts of pediatricians and their practices from across the state, announced the launch of its newly redesigned website. Site navigation, which now boasts simpler and faster access to a wider array of essential information and resources, delivers an enhanced experience to providers and caregivers alike via a crisp and engaging platform.