Community Events and Programs

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  • Supported Employment for People with I/DD and Criminal Histories

    Supported Employment for People with I/DD and Criminal Histories

    Training and Consultation at The Arc of New Jersey will provide an overview of this issue and discuss … Morepositive ways to work with employers and outline effective options to help people with developmental disabilities and criminal histories succeed in the workplace.

  • FREE after School Tutoring, Grades 3-8

    Phillipsburg

    FREE after School Tutoring, Grades 3-8

    Need help with your homework? Maybe you just need a little extra attention...Miss Kathleen is here to help you reach your academic goals. CERTIFIED TEACHER wants to help your child SUCCEED!

  • Yoga

    Phillipsburg

    Yoga

    Join the Traditions Family Success Center for our Healthy/Family Fit Workshops. 

  • Fatherhood

    Phillipsburg

    Fatherhood

    Come discuss your role in the family in today's world. Curriculum based group setting, attended by and led by fathers from all walks of life. 

  • CAREGIVER WORKSHOP SERIES FOR SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE

    Flemington

    CAREGIVER WORKSHOP SERIES FOR SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE

    SAFE in Hunterdon will be offering workshops that address specific concerns regarding parenting after learning that your child(ren) has been sexually abused to provide you with your own support in a group setting.

  • FREE TRAINING and NALOXONE NASAL SPRAY KITS

    Phillipsburg

    FREE TRAINING and NALOXONE NASAL SPRAY KITS

    Give the Gift of Life - Learn How to Reverse an Opioid Overdose

    Training includes:  Signs and Symptoms of Overdose, How to Administer Naloxone, Rescue Breathing, Overdose Prevention Strategies & Support Information and Resources. Distribution of FREE Naloxone kits for training attendees.

  • Family Support Group

    Bridgewater

    Family Support Group

    Develop ways to care for yourself while supporting a loved one recovering from mental health and substance use disorders.

  • Cute Puzzles

    Flemington

    Cute Puzzles

    This group has been created to support Hispanic parents who have children with Autism or Asperger. Often these parents feel alone and isolated from the rest of the community, here they can meet other families who are in the same situation and can exchange stories, ideas and information.

  • Vegetable Garden

    Phillipsburg

    Vegetable Garden

    Come plants seeds for our new family Garden! Traditions Family Success Center is proud to start a Family Garden for all the community.

  • Lindos Rompecabezas

    Flemington

    Lindos Rompecabezas

    Este grupo ha sido creado para apoyar a padres hispanos que tienen hijos con Autismo o Asperger. A menudo estos padres se sientes solos y aislados del resto de la comunidad, aquí podran conocer a otras familias que estan en la misma situacion y podran intercambiar historias, ideas e informacion.

  • Joseph T. Quinlan Bereavement Center Warren County Support Group

    Hackettstown

    Joseph T. Quinlan Bereavement Center Warren County Support Group

    At the Joseph T. Quinlan Bereavement Center we provide grief support and counseling for hospice families and the community. If you have lost a loved one through death, our professional and caring staff can bring you comfort and understanding which will help you and your family through this difficult time

  • The Grandparent Series

    Flemington

    The Grandparent Series

    Are you concerned for your grandchildren? Great-grandchildren? Neighbors? Kids in our community? How do kids cope with their constantly changing world? The Hunterdon County Senior Center is sponsoring a FOUR PART LECTURE SERIES designed especially for seniors interested in learning about the challenges that face our youth everyday.

  • Care Plus New Jersey 2018-2019 Workshop Schedule

    Paramus

    Care Plus New Jersey 2018-2019 Workshop Schedule

    Join us for a new academic year of workshops that will help you learn, grow, and build on your mental health knowledge base. We provide the highest quality, most up-to-date courses developed by mental health professionals who are experts in their respective fields. All workshops are held at the CarePlus Headquarters in Paramus. 

  • Walk & Talk with the FSC

    Phillipsburg

    Walk & Talk with the FSC

    Come get healthy with us! We meet at Walters Park at the pool entrance.

  • Community Baby Shower

    Flemington

    Community Baby Shower

    Please join us and welcome soon-to-be moms with a community baby shower hosted by St. Magdalen de Pazzi RC Church and Harvest FSC! Enjoy a free lunch, relax and chat with other local moms while playing fun party games with prizes! Special programming on children’s stages of development and perinatal mood disorder info, too! Free goody bag for everyone!

  • Miss Grace's Spring Dance Line-Up!

    Phillipsburg

    Miss Grace's Spring Dance Line-Up!

    Dance classes February 5th-May 8th. 

    Beginner's Ballet FREE!

  • Healthy Living

    Flemington

    Healthy Living

    Please join us for a FREE 9 session workshop on Healthy Living with Kim Seppelt from the Zufall Health Center.

  • Intro to Couponing

    Phillipsburg

    Intro to Couponing

    Come save money with us! Remember to bring your coupon inserts to clip and share!

  • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

    High Bridge

    April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

    Wear blue and join us on the Columbia Trail on April 24th at 9 am, either on the Warren County side or the Hunterdon County side, and walk, bike, hike, or run to show your support.

  • All About Yarn

    Phillipsburg

    All About Yarn

    Are you a knitter or a crocheter? Did you ever want to learn?

  • Laughter Yoga

    Flemington

    Laughter Yoga

    Please join us for a FREE workshop on Laughter Yoga with Carol L. Rickard, LCSW at the Getting Together Self-Help Center. All are welcome!

  • Hope is Real

    Phillipsburg

    Hope is Real

    Most of the battle in dealing with suicide and mental illness has to do with stigma. In order to end the stigma, people need understanding and compassion. So talk about it! Stop the stigma on Suicide & Mental Health Awareness, because not every disability is visible.

  • Look to the Future: Transition from School to Adult Life

    Clinton

    Look to the Future: Transition from School to Adult Life

    This workshop will discuss issues related to transitioning from school to adult life. Activities and discussion to help identify interests and future plans will be included. Strategies for developing appropriate goals as part of the IEP process will be offered.

  • NAMI Family-to-Family Course (Warren County)

    Washington

    NAMI Family-to-Family Course (Warren County)

    Family-to-Family is a series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with serious mental health challenges while maintaining their own well-being.

  • Believing in the Therapeutic Value of One Family Helping Another

    Somerville

    Believing in the Therapeutic Value of One Family Helping Another

    Daytime Parent Support Group. Peer to Peer Support for All Parents of Youth with Emotional, Developmental, Behavioral, Intellectual and Substance Use Challenges.

  • Leadership Impact! 6, 7, 8

    Phillipsburg

    Leadership Impact! 6, 7, 8

    Students in 6th, 7th and 8th grades, your leadership is needed, NOW! Leadership 678 is seeking students who are willing to learn, grow, and lead....well! Becoming and remaining effective in leadership doesn't just happen. Natural skills and talents need refining, honing and intentional development and new approaches must be explored. 

  • Grupo De Apoyo Para Padres en Español

    Hackettstown

    Grupo De Apoyo Para Padres en Español

    Necesita Ayuda?

    Cual es su historia?

    Unase a nosotros para obtener apoyo y recursos familiares. Podra hablar en un ambiente seguo y sin critico.

  • Arts, Crafts, and Sweets Festival

    Washington Borough

    Arts, Crafts, and Sweets Festival

    Dozens of Artists and Vendors. Live Music. Crafts. Resources. Activities. Giveaways. Food and more!

  • Firth Youth Center Boutique

    Phillipsburg

    Firth Youth Center Boutique

    Come find dresses for...graduation, senior banquet, 8th grade promotion, baccalaureate, and senior awards. All proceeds will benefit the Firth Youth Center.

  • Take Back Control Over Dinner the Easy Way!

    Phillipsburg

    Take Back Control Over Dinner the Easy Way!

    Come learn how to take the stress of "What's For Dinner?" Learn to prep dinner ahead of time! All participants will go home with a ready to make meal. 

  • SAMHAJ FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS: For Family Members & Peers affected by mental illness (Central Jersey Region)

    North Brunswick

    SAMHAJ FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS: For Family Members & Peers affected by mental illness (Central Jersey Region)

    Central Jersey Support Group

  • Frolic in the Park

    Phillipsburg

    Frolic in the Park

    In honor of month of the young child, please join us for fun activities you can do with your children!

  • NJ Association of County Youth Services Commission Administrators SAVE THE DATE Website Launch

    Camden

    NJ Association of County Youth Services Commission Administrators SAVE THE DATE Website Launch

    Come join us as we celebrate the launch of our new website. Youth from Homeworks N' Camden will introduce the overview of the website and development.

  • Believing in the Therapeutic Value of One Family Helping Another

    Somerville

    Believing in the Therapeutic Value of One Family Helping Another

    Proactive Parenting Support Group. Peer to Peer Support for All Parents with Emotional and Behavior Challenging Children.

  • SAMHAJ FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP: For Family Members & Peers affected by mental illness (North Jersey Area)

    Parsippany

    SAMHAJ FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP: For Family Members & Peers affected by mental illness (North Jersey Area)

    North Jersey Support Group 

  • YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

    Port Murray

    YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

    Why Youth Mental Health First Aid? Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

  • Second Annual Autism Day at Six Flags Great Adventure!

    Jackson Township

    Second Annual Autism Day at Six Flags Great Adventure!

    Gersh Academy and Custom Education Foundation are once again transforming Six Flags into a sensory-friendly environment for individuals on the autism spectrum--The Second Annual Autism Day at Six Flags Great Adventure on May 8, 2019.

  • Nurtured Heart Approach Workshop

    Flemington

    Nurtured Heart Approach Workshop

    In Recognition of Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month ~ featuring ~ Nurtured Heart Approach. Presented by Certified Nurtured Heart Trainers: Dawn Lacy, MS, LMFT, Rutgers University Behavioral Healthcare, Nicole Del Duca, MA, LAC, Catholic Charities, Children’s Mobile Response & Stabilization Services Sonia Ron, Family Support Organization

  • COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR

    Somerville

    COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR

    With so many issues facing youth and families today, it can be hard at times to know where to connect for help. This agency fair will give you an opportunity to meet with over 30 local agencies, learn about services provided, ask questions and get advice on how to help those in need.

  • Making Youth Agencies Partners in Youth Suicide Prevention

    Phillipsburg

    Making Youth Agencies Partners in Youth Suicide Prevention

    This presentation focuses on the critical but limited role agencies have in the suicide prevention process

  • Autism Support Group

    Phillipsburg

    Autism Support Group

    Come join this support groups for parents and caregivers, facilitated by Vickie Mendes-Branch of Branching Out Foundation and Kelly Milazzo of Greenwhich Autism Alliance.

  • Girls Night In!

    Phillipsburg

    Girls Night In!

    Goal setting for today's gal, self-confidence, school, friendships, family


  • Washington

    Free Mental Health Field Day!

    Live music ♦ Food & Giveaways ♦ Kindness Rocks ♦ Improv Workshop ♦ Henna Tattoos ♦ Fun Run/Walks ♦ Games ♦ Sports ♦ Art Therapy ♦ Mandala Coloring ♦ "Love Your Selfie" Photobooth ♦ Mixed Martial Arts ♦ and more announced soon! 

  • Supporting People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Healthy Relationships

    Supporting People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Healthy Relationships

    Join us as Michael Pearson Jr., Training and Technical Assistance Coordinator for the New Jersey Self-Advocacy Project, discusses different types of relationships, and how to support a loved one look for and stay in a healthy relationship. The webinar will also focus on online dating and safety, establishing boundaries and teaching consent. 

  • Raising Resilient Teens in Challenging

    Branchburg

    Raising Resilient Teens in Challenging

    In recognition of Children's Mental Health Awareness Month, please join The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide and Tri County Care Management Organization for a powerful presentation on building strength and resilience in our children and teens.

  • The Arc of New Jersey's  30th Annual Conference  on Medical Care for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

    Princeton

    The Arc of New Jersey's 30th Annual Conference on Medical Care for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

    This conference is for everyone who is concerned about providing quality health care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities including: health and mental health professionals; administrative and direct care staff at agencies providing services to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities....

  • 6th Annual Hunterdon County Community Day

    Lambertville

    6th Annual Hunterdon County Community Day

    Fun for the Whole Family!

    Petting Zoo • Pony Rides • Vendors • Reptile Show • Tethered Balloon Rides • Music • Food • Games

  • Family Fun Day and Disability Resource Fair

    Morris Plains

    Family Fun Day and Disability Resource Fair

    DAWNcil will hold its annual Family Fun Day and Disability Resource Fair on June 2, 2019 from noon to 4 p.m. at Central Park of Morris County, 91 Central Ave., Parsippany. A variety of family friendly activities are slated. Refreshments will be available. 

  • Fourth Annual Rutgers Conference on Youth Development and Juvenile Justice: Community Data Science Approaches to Gang Violence Prevention

    Newark

    Fourth Annual Rutgers Conference on Youth Development and Juvenile Justice: Community Data Science Approaches to Gang Violence Prevention

    Presented by: Desmond U. Patton, PHD

    Associate Professor of Social Work

    Columbia University

  • Minding Your Health

    Bound Brook

    Minding Your Health

    Join us for a free health and wellness fair. Gather valuable information that will benefit all members of your family. Free health screenings and consultations. 

  • Ride for Autism

    Lincroft

    Ride for Autism

    The Ride for Autism is a one-day charity bicycle tour designed to raise money for Autism New Jersey and also to raise community awareness about autism.