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March 19, 2019

CSOC Summer Camp Services 2019

New Jersey Children's System of Care (CSOC) will be providing Summer Camp Services to eligible children, youth, and young adults under 21 years of age. These services include Financial Support Toward Summer Camp Tuition opens a new window and One-to-One Aide Services for Summer Camp.

March 14, 2019

New Data on Sports and Recreation Related Traumatic Brain Injury

An estimated 283,000 children seek care in U.S. emergency departments each year for a sports- or recreation-related traumatic brain injury (SRR-TBI), according to an MMWR Report released today. Activities with the highest number of SRR-TBI visits included: football, bicycling, basketball, playground activities, and soccer.

March 6, 2019

FBSANJ Announces Opportunity to Join its Board of Trustees

Benefits of Board Membership: The opportunity to have a real impact on the quality of life for families in Monmouth County; satisfaction and sense of accomplishment helping others; an opportunity to learn new skills, increase community connections; and meet and develop friendships with others having a common interest.

February 26, 2019

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week: Feb 25th - March 3, 2019

This year's theme, Come As You Are, sends a message to individuals at all stages of body acceptance and eating disorders recovery that their stories are valid and invites those whose stories have not been widely recognized to speak out, share their experiences and connect with others. 

February 20, 2019  

County invites additional charities to join employee giving campaign

Unaffiliated charitable organizations must apply by March 4. Interested charities must submit a completed application by 5 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2019. To be eligible to participate, organizations must be a registered 501(c)3 and have raised at least $15,000 each year for the past two years.

February 19, 2019

NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Expressive Arts Mental Health Poetry Contest 2019

It's time once again to put pen to paper and draft some poetry for our Annual NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Expressive Arts Mental Health Poetry Contest! There are many definitions of flying in Webster's Dictionary. Our host, Jacquese Armstrong, chose "moving or capable of moving in the air" as the basis for the challenge for this year's poetry contest.