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The State of New Jersey is in the process of creating a new website to provide a quick way for youth, and the adults who care for them, to find basic facts about mental health, and links to support for those worried about their mental health, or the mental health of people they care about. FEEDBACK SURVEY
Family Success Centers
Family Success Centers are community-based, family-centered, neighborhood gathering places where any community resident can go for family support, information and services. There is no cost to access services provided by Family Success Centers (FSCs).
Family Support Organization (FSO)
Family Based Services Association of NJ (FBSANJ) provides free peer support, educates, and advocates on behalf of Monmouth County parents and families of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, mental health, developmental disabilities and substance use. (732) 542-4502
Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services) is an innovative public-private partnership (the first of its kind in New Jersey!) that brings together Monmouth County government employees and their counterparts in the private/nonprofit sector to find effective ways to meet today’s human service needs. This group works together to streamline and improve access to services in mental health, addiction, aging, housing, childcare, transportation, and much more. These key issues were identified by a comprehensive Human Services Needs Assessment. Working groups or "Hubs" were created to address those needs.
Monmouth County residents can call 732-542-6422, Monday-Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for guidance, resources, mental health support, or just someone to talk to. Residents can connect to a licensed counselor who can provide up to 6 telephone emotional support sessions, more information here.
The Community Engagement Network was established to facilitate outreach and engagement to connect residents with services and resources available through Monmouth ACTS. Flyer. Sign up for Updates here.
The Festival will be a hybrid one as we will be presenting it online as well as doing in-person screenings at Rutgers University. All the films will be available virtually via Video on Demand for 24 hours on their show date.
The festival will consist of theater, art, and photography and is just one element of a larger event throughout the city. NJ Rep is the largest presenter in this event and their showcases will last the majority of the month.
Through deep, relaxing breath and safe, introspective movement, this class will help you discover how yoga can encourage focus and peacefulness of mind and relaxation of the body. Bring a yoga mat if you have one, and wear comfortable, gym-type clothes.
Virtual NAMICon is here! If you haven’t already, be sure to register to join in on the fun—which just so happens to include dozens of exclusive virtual sessions alongside some of Minneapolis’ fan favorites. Let us know in the comments what you’re most excited about at #NAMICon2023!
The conference will be held in person and interactive virtual through zoom, however, these virtual seats are limited. The links are provided below to register for the conference and select your preferred workshops. Be sure to check out the keynote speaker in the flyer attached.
Become a member of United by Wellness: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8VXP2K8 Open share group - Sometimes we are unsure of where we are in lie or what we want to work on in our recovery. Participansts in this group discuss goal setting and ways to work on their recovery. Participants offer each other feedback and resources.
Come join us at our annual Bayshore GreekFest, also known as Kimisis Tis Theotokou Greek Festival at Kimisis Tis Theotokou Church in Holmdel, New Jersey. We have food entertainment cooking demos and more!!!
Support meetings for Resource Parents & Foster Children ages 6 to 12. “We Are Loved” is dedicated to empowering & supporting foster youth by providing a safe and loving space where every foster child has the opportunity to flourish as we create an environment based on empathy, education, new experiences, and LOVE!
A Starry Night Art Auction & Reception" on June 8, 2023 to benefit Ocean's Harbor House. We are a local non-profit organization celebrating 35 years of service in providing shelter, support and services for homeless and vulnerable youth throughout the region.
Twelve sessions for kids with two additional parent support sessions! S.E.A.L. is designed to help build your toddler's emotional regulation and social skills. We will do th.is through storytime, singing, playing and more! Sessions begin April 8, 2023 at 8:30 AM
Stop by the Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center at 200 Wyckoff Rd, Eatontown, 07724 for our Green Market. Purchase local, fresh, and affordable fruits and veggies. Our registered dietitian will provide meal ideas using each week’s produce. The market is credit card only and a free reusable grocery bag is given at purchase.
Move over Meg Thee Stallion! Hot Girl Summer is shifting to Healing Girl Summer - highlighting the fact that our appearance is the least interesting thing about us and the work WITHIN is what makes us the most beautiful.
Do you have an Assistive Technology question or suggestion? The microphone is all yours! The Community Living Education Project (CLEP) is excited to host FREE Assistive Technology 'Open Mic' webinars in collaboration with The Richard West Assistive Technology Advocacy Center (ATAC).
The NJ Youth Transition Conference was created for youth ages 14-21+ who experience I/DD, their families and caregivers, and the professionals who serve them. The 3rd Annual NJYTC will help you to understand the key organizations & services that support people and families in the transition process.
For the purpose of affording Senior Citizens, their caregivers, and the general public the opportunity to obtain information and provide comments on the services provided by the Monmouth County Division on Aging and its grantees with Older Americans Act and related funding.
This Advisory describes the current evidence on the impacts of social media on the mental health of children and adolescents. It states that we cannot conclude social media is sufficiently safe for children and adolescents and outlines immediate steps we can take to mitigate the risk of harm to children and adolescents.
Take a step back in time in our Colonial-era Farmhouse. We'll play with reproduction children's toys, see where colonial children slept and lived, and play some group games for an afternoon of old-fashioned fun!
We offer a number of ways to serve our local community, including our Saturday Soup community meal and our Food Pantry. Our commitment to building God’s beloved community includes advocating for racial justice and LGBTQ+ equality, offering worship in multiple languages, and reaching out to those who cannot be with us in person by livestreaming on YouTube