Community Events & Programs

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  • Mindful Healthcare Speaker Series
    Thursday, May 28 - Thursday, June 25 @ 10:30 AM
    AWAKE Network and Mindful Magazine

    Mindful Healthcare Speaker Series

    This free series is for all medical professionals who have been affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic, both on the front lines and in all other contexts, who are interested in mindfulness resources to help navigate these challenging times. When you register we’ll send you Access Links to attend any sessions LIVE. 

  • CARC's Empowerment Center Job Readiness and Motivational Workshops
    Thursday, May 28 @ 11:00 AM (Weekly)
    Videoconference

    CARC's Empowerment Center Job Readiness and Motivational Workshops

    CARC's Empowerment Center will start Job Readiness and Motivational workshops every Thursday via video conference. If you are interested in joining, please call us and ask for Michael Villarraga or Paola Marin at (732)-774-3282

  • Life Planning: Helping Families Plan for the Future of a Loved One with a Disability
    Thursday, May 28 @ 12:00 PM
    The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute

    Life Planning: Helping Families Plan for the Future of a Loved One with a Disability

    Topics include how to implement a future life plan for people with disabilities; guardianship and alternative legal protections, Special Needs Trusts, ABLE accounts; home visit monitoring and advocacy and what to include in a life plan for a person who lives with disabilities.

  • Coronavirus Information Tele-Town Hall (AARP)
    Thursday, May 28 @ 01:00 PM (Weekly)
    AARP

    Coronavirus Information Tele-Town Hall (AARP)

    AARP will host a weekly live Coronavirus Information Tele-Town Hall on Thursdays at 1 p.m. ET. Join each week. Miss a week? You can listen to the recorded audio streams from their website. Also available en Español.

  • Stronger Than You Think - A National Livestream About Youth Mental Health
    Thursday, May 28 @ 02:00 PM
    Online

    Stronger Than You Think - A National Livestream About Youth Mental Health

    Stronger Than You Think is an unprecedented three-day livestream featuring A-list celebrities, leading brain health experts, and powerful youth who are raising their voices to speak out about mental health in the midst of the global pandemic.

  • POAC: Family Zumba
    Thursday, May 28 @ 02:30 PM (Weekly)
    POAC Autism Services

    POAC: Family Zumba

    Join POAC for a weekly session of Zumba! Let’s get up and move, stay fit, and relieve the stress of the day with Natalia and Mercedes on POAC Facebook Live. We will meet online Thursdays at 2:30 for 45 minutes. It’s fitness fun for the whole family.

  • Virtual Parent Cafe!
    Thursday, May 28 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)
    NORWESCAP Child and Family Resource Services

    Virtual Parent Cafe!

    Got Kids between 0-5? You probably need a coffee. Norwescap's Brewing strong families and building a supportive network in the community. Grab a cup of coffee and join us !

  • FRN Connect: Get FIT (Thursdays)
    Thursday, May 28 @ 04:00 PM (Weekly)
    Family Resource Network

    FRN Connect: Get FIT (Thursdays)

    Thursdays @ 4:00 pm
    Each class will feature a certified trainer and a model participant to demonstrate each exercise. We will focus on improving muscle building, full-body flexibility, balance, motor skills, and mobility through these fun exercises.

  • Helping Your Child Cope With Post Concussion Syndrome: Part 2
    Thursday, May 28 @ 04:00 PM
    Concussion Legacy Foundation

    Helping Your Child Cope With Post Concussion Syndrome: Part 2

    Parents, you can help your children manage not only their physical symptoms but also the emotional and social challenges they may face living with Post Concussion Syndrome. Join host Chris Nowinski, Ph.D., CEO of CLF, and a panel of parents for the second of our two webinars on how to help your child cope with PCS.

  • Managing Grief and Loss
    Thursday, May 28 - Thursday, June 25 @ 07:00 PM (Weekly)
    Mental Health Association

    Managing Grief and Loss

    Thursday Virtual Zoom Support Meeting to discuss grief and loss in a safe place. With over 40 + types of losses an individual can experience grief, this support group will provide coping skills, self-discovery, and emotional completion of their loss. 1 (929)205-6099 ID#795-726-385.

  • Teen Arts Virtual Stage & Showcase
    Friday, May 29 @ 12:00 AM (Weekly)
    Online

    Teen Arts Virtual Stage & Showcase

     Each Friday, Monmouth Arts will share a short video on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter featuring performances, visual art, and more from young artists throughout our community! Visual arts selections will be compiled into an Online Teen Arts Gallery!  Monmouth County youth following Monmouth Arts on Instagram (13-20  are eligible to submit an entry.

  • POAC: Friday Fun with Mr. Scott the Music Man
    Friday, May 29 @ 02:30 PM (Weekly)
    POAC Autism Services

    POAC: Friday Fun with Mr. Scott the Music Man

    Join POAC and Mr. Scott the Music Man for a half hour of music, movement, fun, and your garden variety silliness. Let's kick off the weekend the right way. It's all live at 2:30 on Fridays on POAC's Facebook page.

  • Virtual Club MAC Zoom BINGO
    Friday, May 29 @ 04:00 PM
    Middletown Arts Center

    Virtual Club MAC Zoom BINGO

    Looking for some family fun? Club MAC has you covered! We will be playing FREE Virtual Bingo via Zoom! Prizes for Club MAC discounts will be awarded. Limited space available (25 spots) and pre-registration is required. Bingo board and Zoom info will be sent.

  • Virtual Camp for Loss During COVID-19
    Saturday, May 30 @ 12:00 PM
    Comfort Zone Camp

    Virtual Camp for Loss During COVID-19

    Comfort Zone is offering a virtual COVID-19 camp for youth ages 13-25 on Saturday, May 30th from 12pm – 2:30pm EST (9am – 11:30am PST). There will also be a parent/guardian program taking place simultaneously for those whose child(ren) are participating in the virtual camp.

  • NAMI Hearts and Minds presentation –
    Sunday, May 31 @ 11:30 AM
    NAMI

    NAMI Hearts and Minds presentation – "Diving in to Peer Support"

    NAMI Hearts and Minds presentation – "Diving in to Peer Support" Jay Yudof, MS, Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner and NAMI New Jersey Recovery Programs Coordinator

  • Mental Wellness
    Monday, June 1 - Monday, June 29 @ 07:00 PM (Weekly)
    Mental Health Association

    Mental Wellness

    A virtual zoom support meeting to maintain and retain positive overall wellness. 1(929) 205-6099 ID#913 979 032

  • New Jersey Hope and Healing COVID-19 Support Group
    Monday, June 1 - Monday, June 8 @ 07:00 PM (Weekly)
    New Jersey Hope and Healing

    New Jersey Hope and Healing COVID-19 Support Group

    New Jersey Hope and Healing Support Group for individuals, families and friends who have tested positive, experienced symptoms, or are recovering from COVID-19. Zoom Presentation. ID 943 3622 4788 Password 116328

  • Coffee Time Chat
    Tuesday, June 2 - Tuesday, June 30 @ 02:00 PM (Weekly)
    LPCNJ Mindful Counseling Services

    Coffee Time Chat

    Coffee Time Chat is a women's support group designed to provide support with day to day issues that we experience as women.

  • Magination Press Story Time
    Tuesday, June 2 - Tuesday, June 23 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)
    American Psychological Association

    Magination Press Story Time

    Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 PM ET. Feelings of anxiety, stress, and grief can be difficult for children to navigate. Join APA’s Magination Press authors for readings of their books designed to entertain while helping kids understand and cope with these feelings using emotional support tools.

  • This is Me-Adolescent Girls Support Group
    Tuesday, June 2 - Tuesday, July 14 @ 06:00 PM (Weekly)
    LPCNJ Mindful Counseling Services

    This is Me-Adolescent Girls Support Group

    Group begins Tuesday, May 12
    This is Me is a virtual support group for adolescent girls ages 13-18 meeting on Tuesdays from 6:00-7:00 pm for 6 weeks and potentially further based on interest. This group is FREE for participants.

  • Mindfulness in Recovery from Addiction
    Tuesday, June 2 - Tuesday, August 25 @ 07:00 PM (Weekly)
    LPCNJ Mindful Counseling Services

    Mindfulness in Recovery from Addiction

    This group centers on applying the concepts of: powerlessness & acceptance as an avenue to manage feelings and thoughts. Ultimately, you will bring forth an awareness to the "why" behind your need to escape and forget. We will use Mindfulness work (meditation, sharing using "I" statements and self reflective "tools") to assist in the process. There will be readings, a sharing portion, as well as a meditation.

  • FAMILY FEST: Free Virtual event for families/caregivers impacted by brain injury
    Friday, June 5 @ 10:00 AM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    FAMILY FEST: Free Virtual event for families/caregivers impacted by brain injury

    BIANJ is hosting a FREE virtual FAMILY FEST for families/caregivers impacted by brain injury. Join us for an opportunity for fun, networking, informational and resources!

  • Healthcare Marketplace Information Session
    Friday, June 5 @ 11:00 AM
    Center for Family Services

    Healthcare Marketplace Information Session

    Join us for a free virtual information session about healthcare coverage offered through Healthcare Marketplace. Presented by Center For Family Services' Navigator Exchange Program, you'll learn about health coverage options if you have experienced a job loss, a change in income, loss of employer-based coverage, or other qualifying life events. Participants will be given an overview of how to qualify for Marketplace coverage, special enrollment periods, financial assistance to help pay for health insurance, NJ FamilyCare (Medicaid/CHIP), and Marketplace options if eligible for COBRA coverage. Additional resources will be provided, followed by Q&A. To attend the event, click the registration link and use the following phone number & PIN: (US) +1 304-896-9128? PIN: 114 115 297#

  • Safe Kids, Safe Summer
    Friday, June 5 @ 11:00 AM
    Institute for Prevention and Recovery

    Safe Kids, Safe Summer

    RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and Recovery (IFPR) presents  a special webinar to start off the summer months, which will include conversations on safe medication management, bike safety, if bikes are really the new toilet paper, neighborhood safety in regards to COVID-19, and ways to keep youth engaged.

  • Red Bank Community Wellness Fair
    Saturday, June 6 @ 10:00 AM
    Pilgrim Baptist Church
    Red Bank

    Red Bank Community Wellness Fair

    This is a free event - all are welcome to attend. Healthcare, Mental Health, and Social Service professionals will be on hand for information and screenings. Refreshments, music, giveaways, and more.

  • The Science of Parenting and Parent-Based Treatment for Childhood Anxiety Disorders
    Tuesday, June 9 @ 02:00 PM
    Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

    The Science of Parenting and Parent-Based Treatment for Childhood Anxiety Disorders

    Anxious children rely heavily on their parents for help in coping with anxiety and parents frequently become entangled in their children’s symptoms through the process of family accommodation. This webinar will introduce SPACE, a novel and efficacious parent-based treatment for childhood anxiety disorders.

  • Ride and Stride for Autism
    Saturday, June 13 @ 06:00 AM
    Brookdale Community College
    Lincroft

    Ride and Stride for Autism

    For the Ride's 20th Anniversary, we are excited to announce the addition of a 5K Fun Walk/Run! The Ride for Autism is now officially the Ride & Stride for Autism.