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The Codey Fund for Mental Health, along with the Essex, Morris and Monmouth County Mental Health Associations, are teaming up to collaborate in 2018 on creating workshops that educate “support staff” or auxiliary staff” in our schools to educate about signs and symptoms of depression, bullying, and suicide.
Recently, Pinwheel Place - a newly formed non-profit with a mission of helping young local children at risk of abuse and/or neglect - held its second annual 'Tricky Tray' Raffle at Saint Dorothea's Church in Eatontown, N.J. The evening's theme was"Empowering Heroes" and several participants came in appropriate costume.
Do you think you drink too much? If so, you may be eligible for a treatment research program. You will receive: an extensive evaluation; individual therapy sessions at no cost to you and payment for participation in research follow-up interviews
In celebration of Social Community Activities Network's (SCAN) 30th Anniversary during all of 2018, new members can join SCAN with a friend and each pay $15.
We are the Central New Jersey chapter of RallyCap Sports (formerly Challenged Youth Sports) and we believe people with special needs should be able to participate in and enjoy sports just like everyone else.
CDC’s Injury Center HEADS UP Rocket Blades mobile game app on concussion safety for children can now be downloaded onto your Android or Amazon phone.
Asbury Park Sets Workforce Development Plan - One Asbury Park: A Community Workforce Strategy Aims to increase Employment & Economic Growth
City officials have announced the creation of One Asbury Park: A Community Workforce Strategy – a workforce development plan aimed at increasing year-round employment opportunities for its residents.
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (Board) highlights that November 15th marks the beginning of its annual Winter Termination Program (WTP), which protects residential customers of the regulated electric and natural gas utilities in the state, who qualify and enroll in the program, from having their natural gas and/or electric service turned off during the upcoming winter season.
On Monday — the first-time legislators met since early July — the Senate budget committee approved a bill to expand the adult mental health early-intervention system to all 21 counties. Although they are open to any residents, currently only 11 counties operate these services, which are designed to more effectively identify individuals with mental health needs early on and promptly connect them with appropriate treatment.