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February 27, 2018

Legacy Treatment Services Job Opening

High School Diploma or equivalent and 1 year of experience required. Certified Recovery Support Practitioner (CRSP) preferred. Must have life experience.

February 27, 2018

New Medicare Cards

Starting April 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin mailing new Medicare cards to all people with Medicare. Instead of a Social Security Number, the new card will have a Medicare Number that’s unique to each person with Medicare.

February 23, 2018

Monmouth Vicinage JDAI Partners with Families Program, Youth Peer Leader

The Partners with Families Program, Youth Peer Leader will provide peer support services to youth under Juvenile Probation Supervision. This position seeks TWO part-time, young-adult applicants (18-25 years-old) to be overseen by the Family Engagement Coordinator and Family Division Manager of Monmouth County’s Superior Court.

February 5, 2018

Calling All In-home Therapists

Are you looking f to create your own schedule? Enhance your clinical skills with children and adolescents with intellectual skills with children and adolescents with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities? If you answered yes, then keep reading!  

January 31, 2018

NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Expressive Arts 2018 Mental Health Poetry Contest

April is the National Poetry Month and May is Mental Health Awareness Month. NAMI New Jersey hosts the Annual NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Expressive Arts Mental Health Poetry Contest each spring to celebrate poetic talents among us, and to promote understanding of mental health.

January 29, 2018  

Seize the Awkward

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), Ad Council, and The Jed Foundation (JED) have launched the suicide prevention campaign Seize the Awkward. This national public service campaign aims to empower teens and young adults to reach out to friends with mental health issues who may be at risk for suicide

January 11, 2018  

Horizon bets $1.5M that technology can help people find mental health care

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, the state's largest insurance provider, announced Thursday it has signed a $1.5 million contract with a technology company that will mine medical records for clues that show which patients mental health needs are going untreated.

January 9, 2018  

Tax Law Brings ABLE Changes, Future Worries

A major tax overhaul taking effect this month is bringing changes to savings accounts for people with disabilities and sparking worries about funding for programs this population relies on.