Community Events and Programs

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  • Resources to Support Inclusivity, Social Justice, Social Consciousness, Humanity in Our Communities (Home, School, Organizations)
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 12:00 AM
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    Resources to Support Inclusivity, Social Justice, Social Consciousness, Humanity in Our Communities (Home, School, Organizations)

    A compilation of local, state and national resources to support preventing and responding to prejudice, racism and facilitating social justice, social consciousness, humanity and unity in our community (homes, schools, health care practices, organizations).

  • Virtual Social Skills Group
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 12:00 AM

    Virtual Social Skills Group

    Join us for our "Virtual" Social Skills group. Participate with your child to learn the same skills as our traditional group from the comfort of your home.

  • Virtual Summer Creative Camp: Quest for a New World
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 12:00 AM
    Sherry Blair Institute

    Virtual Summer Creative Camp: Quest for a New World

    In this summer creative camp, Tim Kelly guides youth to bring out their "inner" author, songwriter, poet, or rapper to explore their thoughts and feelings.  The ultimate quest is to find a solution for positive change in your life, or in the world. 

  • Free Senior Virtual Programming
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 01:00 AM
    Kaplan JCC

    Free Senior Virtual Programming

    Join our virtual programs for the day and fill your day with activities and new friends! Together we’ll enjoy exercise, bingo, and a live concert that will have you singing and dancing.

  • Family Farm Session
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 09:00 AM
    Pony Power Therapies
    Mahwah

    Family Farm Session

    Spend a semi-private hour on a 13-acre farm in Mahwah, NJ with your family. Pony Power Therapies instructors will guide you as you participate in outdoor activities of your choice.

  • Building Resilience in Childrn & Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Tuesday, July 14 - Thursday, July 30 @ 09:30 AM
    CARCNJ

    Building Resilience in Childrn & Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    On Thursdays, join CARC for a 4-week Resiliency Workshop. Every participant will receive an incentive and a certificate of completion. Spaces for every workshop are limited. Workshops in Spanish 9.30-10.30 am and 12-130 pm, and workshops in English 12-1 pm every Thursday! You can still enroll - Call CARC at 732-774-3282 to sign up.

  • Essex County Turtle Back Zoo's Virtual Camp
    Tuesday, July 14 - Friday, July 24 @ 10:00 AM
    Essex County

    Essex County Turtle Back Zoo's Virtual Camp

    Not quite ready to venture out, but missing your summer zoo camp fun? Join us for Essex County Turtle Back Zoo's first-ever VirtualCamp (TBZVC)! You’ll still visit your favorite zoo locations (let’s take a train ride!) and habitats (destination: Africa!) all while learning about animals, conservation, and stewardship. For ages 5-10. Fee

  • Hope for New Mothers: A Virtual Support Group for Pregnant and New Moms
    Tuesday, July 14 - Monday, August 31 @ 10:00 AM (WeekDays)
    Partnership for Maternal & Child Health

    Hope for New Mothers: A Virtual Support Group for Pregnant and New Moms

    Mon @ 3:00 pm, Tue @ 1:00 pm, Wed @ 10:00 am, Thur @ 11:00 am
    Hope for New Mothers is a virtual support group for pregnant and new moms living in northern New Jersey with babies up to one year old.

    Esperanza Para Madres es un grupo de apoyo virtual para embarazadas y madres con bebés de hasta un año.

  • Summer Fitness Sessions for Seniors
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 10:00 AM

    Summer Fitness Sessions for Seniors

    Instructor Rande Kirkwood of strength training utilizing mobility, balance and agility.

  • Mindful Healthcare Speaker Series
    Tuesday, July 14 - Tuesday, September 22 @ 10:30 AM (Weekly)
    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. 

  • NAMICon 2020 - A Virtual Event: Together Toward Tomorrow
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 10:30 AM
    NAMI

    NAMICon 2020 - A Virtual Event: Together Toward Tomorrow

    We are grateful for your patience and support as we transformed our canceled in-person NAMICon into a virtual event. We are excited to announce that no-cost registration is now open for NAMICon 2020, a Virtual Event, taking place July 13–14.

  • Reflections of Recovery (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources)
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 11:00 AM

    Reflections of Recovery (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources)

    "All Who Wander are Not Lost" Please contact Chrissy for the Zoom ID and Password 551-497-0763, [email protected]

  • Yoga for Addiction Youth: Facebook Live Series
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 11:00 AM
    The Graf Center / Englewood Health

    Yoga for Addiction Youth: Facebook Live Series

    Yoga has many mind and body benefits that can help someone in recovery from a substance use disorder, such as alcoholism or drug addiction. The practice can stabilize your mood, help you relax, increase self-control and coping skills, and even improve insomnia.

  • NAMI VIRTUAL Family Support Group
    Tuesday, July 14 - Tuesday, September 1 @ 12:00 PM (Weekly)
    NAMI

    NAMI VIRTUAL Family Support Group

    Tuesdays at 12 pm & Wednesdays at 7 pm
    Register for an online support group. NAMI Family Support Group is a 60-minute support group for adult friends and family members (18+) of people with mental health conditions. Participants gain support from peers who understand their experience and gain insight into others’ challenges and successes.

  • Weekly Summertime STEM
    Tuesday, July 14 - Thursday, August 13 @ 01:00 PM
    Red Bank Public Library

    Weekly Summertime STEM

    Summer Reading Program's Summertime STEM  by the Red Bank Library. Thursdays at 1 p.m. on Facebook and YouTube. Register for the Summer Reading Program at redbanklibrary.readsquared.com. Earn 50 points for each program you attend. Ages 8-12.

  • Living Your Best Life Virtual Series
    Tuesday, July 14 - Friday, August 7 @ 01:15 PM (WeekDays)
    Rutgers University's Office of University-Community Partnership's Advocates for Healthy Living (AHLI)

    Living Your Best Life Virtual Series

    Join Rutgers University's Office of University-Community Partnership's Advocates for Healthy Living (AHLI) and our Greater Newark Community Partners for five weeks of virtual sessions geared towards living your best life during COVID-19. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from July 6 - August 7. 2020. (Session times vary)  Registration is required.

  • Coffee Time Chat
    Tuesday, July 14 - Tuesday, September 29 @ 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.

  • Let's Make This Work: Employment & Accommodations Under the ADA
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 02:00 PM
    The Arc of New Jersey

    Let's Make This Work: Employment & Accommodations Under the ADA

    This webinar will cover the protections provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regarding employment for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Various employment settings will be discussed as well as how to request reasonable accommodations that can benefit you at work and help improve your job performance.

  • Covid-19 Virtual Bereavement Support Group
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)

    Covid-19 Virtual Bereavement Support Group

    Have you lost a loved one to COVID-19? Our team would like to offer you support during this unprecedented and difficult time. We are all facing uncertainty, but together we can get through this. Please join us for our Virtual Bereavement Support Group

  • Magination Press Story Time
    Tuesday, July 14 - Tuesday, August 25 @ 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.

  • Parents Support Group:
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)
    MHANJ New Jersey Hope and Healing

    Parents Support Group: "Creating Work/Life Balance at Home"

    Virtual Calendar for Free & Public Support Groups, in response to COVID-19, by MHANJ New Jersey Hope and Healing via Zoom.

  • Spanish-Speaking Support Group
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 04:00 PM

    Spanish-Speaking Support Group

    A discutir c6mo la pandemia de COVID-19 ha impactado nuestra salud emocional, estrategias para manejar el estres y la ansiedad, y a promover el bienestar fisico y emocional

  • This is Me-Adolescent Girls Support Group
    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.

  • Virtual Strengthening Families For Parents and Their Children Ages 10-14 (English/Spanish)
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 06:00 PM
    Fair Lawn

    Virtual Strengthening Families For Parents and Their Children Ages 10-14 (English/Spanish)

    FREE family program called Strengthening Families.

  • Tuesday, July 14 @ 06:30 PM (Weekly)

    "Boomer Hour" 60+ Support Group

    Free & Public Support Groups, in response to COVID-19, by MHANJ New Jersey Hope and Healing via Zoom.

  • Bayard Rustin Social Justice Power Hour
    Tuesday, July 14 - Tuesday, August 25 @ 07:00 PM (WeekDays)
    Bayard Rustin Social Justice Center

    Bayard Rustin Social Justice Power Hour

    In these difficult times, an opportunity for fellowship arises~
    We are now proud to present a nightly virtual gathering, the “BRCSJ SOCIAL JUSTICE POWER HOUR!”, a series of interactive events & happenings to entertain, enlighten, & empower our community as well as simply bring us together, albeit remotely.

  • Mindfulness in Recovery from Addiction
    Tuesday, July 14 - 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.

  • Nurses
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 07:00 PM (Weekly)
    MHANJ Hope and Healing

    Nurses "Resliency & Coping'' Support and Discussion Group

    Virtual Calendar for Free & Public Support Groups, in response to COVID-19 by MHANJ New Jersey Hope and Healing via Zoom.

  • Spanish-Speaking Support Group
    Tuesday, July 14 @ 07:00 PM

    Spanish-Speaking Support Group

    A discutir c6mo la pandemia de COVID-19 ha impactado nuestra salud emocional, estrategias para manejar el estres y la ansiedad, y a promover el bienestar fisico y emocional

  • Nature Play Therapy for Mental Health Therapist
    Tuesday, July 14 - Tuesday, July 21 @ 11:00 PM (Weekly)
    Rose LaPiere, LPC, RPT-S, ACS

    Nature Play Therapy for Mental Health Therapist

    Join us to learn how to integrate and implement Nature Play Therapy interventions rooted in a variety of theoretical orientations supporting the use of play as an effective agent of change, growth and healing.The interventions introduced will provide methods to bring nature into play therapy practice with children, adolescents and families both in the playroom as well as bridging prescriptive healing interventions outside of sessions to promote family bonding.

  • QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention training
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 10:00 AM
    New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services

    QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention training

    With the stress and uncertainty in the world right now, learn how you can identify the emotional needs, and assist those in your community, family, or organization. QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide prevention training and COVID-19 Strategies for Coping will be offered virtually at no cost. Register in advance for all trainings.

  • The Next Best Thing - PEP & Vaccines
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 11:00 AM
    The New Jersey HIV Planning Group (NJHPG) of the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services Human, Division of HIV, STD and TB Services

    The Next Best Thing - PEP & Vaccines

    This event is part of Exploring Biomedical Strategies for HIV prevention, an HIV Education webinar series: Webinar Wednesdays with Quincy Bell. You do not need to register, just log in  https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb or call in 1-650-429-3300 Access code is 795 006 256

  • NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group
    Wednesday, July 15 - Wednesday, September 30 @ 12:00 PM (Weekly)
    NAMI New Jersey

    NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group

    Wednesdays at 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm
    NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a 60-minute support group for adults (18+) with a mental health condition. Participants gain the support of peers who understand their experience and gain insight into others’ challenges and successes.

  • Supporting Loved Ones with Significant Needs during These Challenging Times
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 12:00 PM
    Community Living Education Project (CLEP)

    Supporting Loved Ones with Significant Needs during These Challenging Times

    Join the Community Living Education Project (CLEP) in collaboration with Michael Selbst, Ph.D., BCBA-D as they address understanding and addressing the unique issues associated with the current pandemic, including social distancing, wearing masks, socializing, managing stress, and behavior issues during transition times

  • Free Narcan Trainings & Spray Kits
    Wednesday, July 15 - Wednesday, July 29 @ 01:00 PM (Weekly)
    JSAS Healthcare

    Free Narcan Trainings & Spray Kits

    Training is for anyone at risk of overdose, family and friends. Receive a treatment voucher for 30 days of free substance use treatment, to use or distribute to anyone in need. In addition, education will be provided on how to administer Narcan® (naloxone) to reverse a heroin/opioid overdose. Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 1PM; July 9 & July 23 at 6PM. 

  • Mental Health Awareness Training
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 01:00 PM (Weekly)

    Mental Health Awareness Training

    With the stress and uncertainty in the world right now learn how you can identify the emotional needs and assist those in your community, family, or organization.

  • TCDAR Graphic Novel Club
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 02:00 PM

    TCDAR Graphic Novel Club

    Free online program for youth 12 and older

  • History of Systemic Racism in the US
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 02:15 PM

    History of Systemic Racism in the US

    Many current news stories discussing race mention the existence of racist systems. This may leave people wondering how a system which lacks emotions can be racist. This webinar will educate people about the history of racist systems in the US dating back to 1607 and their continued existence today.

  • Online Social Skills Group
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)

    Online Social Skills Group

    Social distancing doesn't mean social isolation! Now, more than ever, children need socialization and social skill development!

  • Online Social Skills Groups
    Wednesday, July 15 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)
    First Children Services

    Online Social Skills Groups

    First Children Services is now offering online social skills groups for children ages 6-13. Groups meet Wednesday Evenings from June 10th-July 15th

  • Youth Chat for Ages 13 & Up
    Wednesday, July 15 - Wednesday, September 30 @ 03:00 PM (Weekly)
    SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

    Youth Chat for Ages 13 & Up

    This is your chance to help create a community of youth supporting youth. Each free 30-minute session will begin with information sharing followed by small group conversations related to the topic of the week.

  • I Hear You - Drop-in Sessions for Teens
    Wednesday, July 15 - Wednesday, September 2 @ 04:00 PM (Weekly)
    New Jersey Hope and Healing

    I Hear You - Drop-in Sessions for Teens

    Your feelings matter and we want to hear about them! Are you worried about school, summer - the "new normal"? Zoom or call in for a safe place to talk, share, and address your concerns. These sessions are facilitated by a school social worker. Meeting ID 96264492894 Password 928807 

  • Live Weekly: Think Tank Thursday
    Thursday, July 16 - Thursday, August 27 @ 12:00 PM (Weekly)
    Brett Dinovi And Associates

    Live Weekly: Think Tank Thursday

    Earn Type II Learning CEU every week by joining BDA where they will discuss various topics each week.

  • STEMgirls weekly workshops
    Thursday, July 16 - Thursday, August 6 @ 12:30 PM (Weekly)
    Steampark.org

    STEMgirls weekly workshops

    This is a free virtual program for girls in grades 3-8. 2.5 hr online weekly science projects, academic games, creative writing, drawing with code, animation, and fun with new friends.

    Each registered student receives weekly supplies, meals, a teen mentor, and a new Chromebook to borrow for enjoying private zoom classes and activities this summer.

  • Too Strong for Too Long - a Free Confidential Support Group for First Responders
    Thursday, July 16 - Thursday, December 31 @ 12:45 PM (Weekly)
    Penn Medicine Princeton House Behavioral Health

    Too Strong for Too Long - a Free Confidential Support Group for First Responders

    Using a virtual platform, first responders can participate in an interactive discussion on ways to maintain balance and structure in their lives, promote physical and mental well-being, and develop resiliency needed for personal and professional success.  Register and  use the keywords “Too Strong.” ?Registration is required. Space is limited.

  • POAC: Family Zumba
    Thursday, July 16 - Thursday, September 24 @ 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.

  • Get Fit
    Thursday, July 16 - Thursday, August 27 @ 04:00 PM (Weekly)
    FRN Connect

    Get Fit

    NOTE: We have heard your feedback and we will now be transitioning from GoToMeeting to Zoom!  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. Mondays & Thursdays.

  • Managing Grief and Loss
    Thursday, July 16 - Thursday, August 27 @ 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.

  • Planning for Adult Life
    Thursday, July 16 @ 07:00 PM
    Allied Wealth Partners

    Planning for Adult Life

    Please join AWP's Special Need Division and Guest Speaker Jerisa Maseko, Director of "Planning fo Adult Life" at the Arc of New Jersey. RSVP at 973-265-1317 or [email protected] to receive the Zoom information.

  • Art Discussion Gathering Workshop for SURVIVORS
    Thursday, July 16 @ 07:30 PM
    YWCA healingSPACE
    Hackensack

    Art Discussion Gathering Workshop for SURVIVORS

    A 30 minute session where we will come together and share our art journey's. Peer-led, and facilitated by Lisa Jason, we will set artistic goals together and help each other work through blocks to achieve them.

  • Pride, A Deeper Love (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources)
    Friday, July 17 @ 06:00 PM (Weekly)
    The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources

    Pride, A Deeper Love (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources)

    Join us in our addiction based group for members of the LGBTQ+ community. Group ran by: Elaine Hernandez (she/her/hers) (845) 263-7216 Zoom ID: 963007992

  • Drive-Thru Care Package Pick Up & Prayer
    Sunday, July 19 @ 01:00 PM
    Pilgrim Baptist Church

    Drive-Thru Care Package Pick Up & Prayer

    Drive-Thru Care Package Pick Up & Prayer (Vehicles only.) Pilgrim Baptist Church, Red Bank. One package per vehicle.

  • COVID-19 Strategies and Techniques for Coping
    Monday, July 20 @ 01:00 PM
    New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services

    COVID-19 Strategies and Techniques for Coping

    With the stress and uncertainty in the world right now learn how you can identify the emotional needs and assist those in your community, family, or organization. QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention training and COVID-19 Strategies and Techniques for Coping will be offered virtually at no cost. Register in advance for all trainings.

  • Anxiety Group (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources)
    Monday, July 20 @ 02:00 PM (Weekly)
    The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources

    Anxiety Group (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Resources)

    Join Us Every Monday at 2pm for Our Group

    Coping with your Anxiety

    Zoom Meeting ID: 979 6863 6011 or Call In: (646) 558-8656

  • Mental Wellness
    Monday, July 20 - Monday, August 24 @ 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

  • PFLAG Jersey Shore Online Support Meeting
    Monday, July 20 - Monday, August 31 @ 07:00 PM (Weekly)
    PFLAG Jersey Shore

    PFLAG Jersey Shore Online Support Meeting

    Mondays & Wednesdays, 7:00 pm
    Join PFLAG Jersey Shore in our digital support space to connect with others, receive the social support critical to the well-being of the LGBTQ community, and obtain support services for families of LGBTQ individuals.

  • An Overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): What it Means for Your Loved One
    Tuesday, July 21 @ 06:00 PM
    The Arc of New Jersey

    An Overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): What it Means for Your Loved One

    This webinar will provide an overview of the ADA, how it relates to everyday life and what to do if you feel you or your loved ones rights are being violated under the ADA.

  • Virtual Mental Health Awareness Training: Question, Persuade, Refer
    Wednesday, July 22 @ 01:00 PM
    New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services

    Virtual Mental Health Awareness Training: Question, Persuade, Refer

    With the stress and uncertainty in the world right now learn how you can identify the emotional needs and assist those in your community, family, or organization. QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention training and COVID-19 Strategies and Techniques for Coping will be offered virtually at no cost. Register in advance for all trainings.

  • Expressive Arts Virtual Coffee House
    Thursday, July 23 @ 07:00 PM
    YWCA healingSPACE
    Hackensack

    Expressive Arts Virtual Coffee House

    A platform to share artwork, music, poetry, writing and anything creative that represents you!
  • Virtual Mental Health Awareness Training: COVID-19: Strategies and Techniques for Coping
    Monday, July 27 @ 04:00 PM
    New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services

    Virtual Mental Health Awareness Training: COVID-19: Strategies and Techniques for Coping

    The impact on those already struggling with mental illnesses and substance abuse problems can represent a critical challenge to their safety and survival. This webinar will address the behavioral consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as strategies and techniques for coping.

  • Reflections InterACTive Summer Experience
    Monday, July 27 @ 05:30 PM (Weekly)
    RISE

    Reflections InterACTive Summer Experience

    Explore teen issues through improvisational acting. It’s Free and has Open, ongoing, enrollment throughout the Summer.

  • U=U through the Lens of Prevention
    Wednesday, July 29 @ 11:00 AM
    The New Jersey HIV Planning Group (NJHPG) of the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services Human, Division of HIV, STD and TB Services

    U=U through the Lens of Prevention

    This event is part of Exploring Biomedical Strategies for HIV prevention, an HIV Education webinar series: Webinar Wednesdays with Quincy Bell. You do not need to register, just log in  https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb or call in 1-650-429-3300 Access code is 795 006 256

  • QPR Suicide Prevention Training
    Wednesday, July 29 @ 04:00 PM
    New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services

    QPR Suicide Prevention Training

    Learn how you can identify the emotional needs and assist those in your community, family, or organization. QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention training and COVID-19 Strategies and Techniques for Coping will be offered virtually at no cost. Please register in advance.

  • Providing Compassionate Support: Grief and Perinatal Loss
    Thursday, July 30 @ 02:00 PM

    Providing Compassionate Support: Grief and Perinatal Loss

    This webinar will introduce the learners to perinatal loss, including miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death, and termination. The five stages of grief will be described in detail.

  • Online peer mentoring program for high school students with autism spectrum disorder
    Tuesday, August 4 @ 07:00 PM

    Online peer mentoring program for high school students with autism spectrum disorder

    Topics will include basic cooking lessons, resume development, choosing the right college or trade school, making friends and sustaining relationships, and internet safety.  The goal of this program is to provide peer support and an opportunity to learn skills from someone who has successfully navigated the road to independence.

  • U=U through the Lens of Treatment & Care
    Wednesday, August 5 @ 11:00 AM
    The New Jersey HIV Planning Group (NJHPG) of the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services Human, Division of HIV, STD and TB Services

    U=U through the Lens of Treatment & Care

    This event is part of Exploring Biomedical Strategies for HIV prevention, an HIV Education webinar series: Webinar Wednesdays with Quincy Bell. You do not need to register, just log in  https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb or call in 1-650-429-3300 Access code is 795 006 256

  • HIV in the Transgender Community
    Wednesday, August 5 @ 01:30 PM
    New Jersey HIV Planning Group

    HIV in the Transgender Community

    This event is part of the weekly Transgender Days of Learning Series, a month-long event on trans-affirming healthcare practices. No registration necessary; just log in: https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb  or call in: 1-650-429-3300. For video or phone, the access code is 795 006 256

  • Leadership Academy (NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders)
    Thursday, August 6 @ 12:00 AM
    Rutgers University
    Piscataway

    Leadership Academy (NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders)

    Apply for this "Life Changing" Opportunity (NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders)

  • Virtual Town Hall: Youth Discussion on Racism + Social Justice
    Thursday, August 6 @ 03:00 PM

    Virtual Town Hall: Youth Discussion on Racism + Social Justice

    Free Town Hall open to any and all youth/young adults looking for a safe place to have these meaningful conversations.

  • Trauma Informed Approaches for School Mental Health During COVID-19
    Tuesday, August 11 @ 06:00 PM
    Mental Health America

    Trauma Informed Approaches for School Mental Health During COVID-19

    This free training will provide guidance on a whole-school approach to fostering a climate of wellness and resiliency in the midst of COVID-19. The training will include tools and techniques for use with students and for advising teachers and other school staff.

  • Understanding the Experiences of the Trans and Gender Nonconforming Community
    Wednesday, August 12 @ 01:30 PM
    New Jersey HIV Planning Group

    Understanding the Experiences of the Trans and Gender Nonconforming Community

    This event is part of the weekly Transgender Days of Learning Series, a month-long event on trans-affirming healthcare practices. No registration necessary; just log in: https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb  or call in: 1-650-429-3300. For video or phone, the access code is 795 006 256. Contact Michele Martin at [email protected]

  • Trauma Informed Approaches for School Mental Health During COVID-19
    Thursday, August 13 - Sunday, August 16 @ 06:00 PM
    Mental Health America

    Trauma Informed Approaches for School Mental Health During COVID-19

    This free training will provide guidance on a whole-school approach to fostering a climate of wellness and resiliency in the midst of COVID-19. The training will include tools and techniques for use with students and for advising teachers and other school staff.

  • Trans Health and Cancer Disparities
    Wednesday, August 19 @ 01:30 PM
    New Jersey HIV Planning Group

    Trans Health and Cancer Disparities

    This event is part of the weekly Transgender Days of Learning Series, a month-long event on trans-affirming healthcare practices. No registration necessary; just log in: https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb  or call in: 1-650-429-3300. For video or phone, the access code is 795 006 256. Contact Michele Martin at [email protected]

  • 2020 Youth Summit   Points of Light
    Wednesday, August 19 @ 04:00 PM
    Points of Life

    2020 Youth Summit Points of Light

    Helping Youth Stay Civically Challenged.  The Points of Light Youth Summit brings together youth to learn, discuss and develop ways to address issues facing our world while equipping them with tools and resources to design projects and plans of action that will positively impact their communities.  There is also a video pitch contest open now!

  • Transgender Issues Panel
    Wednesday, August 26 @ 01:30 PM
    New Jersey HIV Planning Group

    Transgender Issues Panel

    This event is part of the weekly Transgender Days of Learning Series, a month-long event on trans-affirming healthcare practices. No registration necessary; just log in: https://rutgers.webex.com/meet/quincyb  or call in: 1-650-429-3300. For video or phone, the access code is 795 006 256. Contact Michele Martin at [email protected]

  • 4th Annual Health Fair and Festival Celebrating Hispanic Heritage
    Saturday, September 19 @ 10:00 AM
    Holy Name Hospital
    Teaneck

    4th Annual Health Fair and Festival Celebrating Hispanic Heritage

    Health fair with many different activities

  • Save the Date: NAMIWalks
    Saturday, September 26 @ 12:00 AM
    Ocean County

    Save the Date: NAMIWalks

    Join us at NAMIWalks NJ on Saturday, September 26, 2020 as we walk on the Boardwalk at Seaside Park in Ocean County.

  • Suicide Prevention in Teens
    Wednesday, September 30 @ 07:30 PM
    NJCTS (NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders)

    Suicide Prevention in Teens

    Suicide amongst teens has risen dramatticaly. Learn ways to indentify depression and what you can do to help.

  • Unpacking Family Baggage: Healing from Trauma and Addiction and a Mental Health Resource Fair (Hills Valley Coalition)
    Thursday, April 15 @ 06:00 PM
    Pascack Hills High School
    Montvale

    Unpacking Family Baggage: Healing from Trauma and Addiction and a Mental Health Resource Fair (Hills Valley Coalition)

    Parents and teens are invited to an evening program with speaker Claudia Black, Ph.D.  who will visually portray how we carry family of origin issues into our adult lives, discuss trauma and addictions and offer a 7-step path to healing.