Community Events and Programs
We are here for all of our families during this stressful time.
Wednesday, December 7 (Weekly)
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide, in partnership with 2nd Floor Youth Helpline, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care and the New Jersey TLC, invites high school students across New Jersey to submit a public service announcement (PSA) focused on messages of hope and highlighting the 2nd Floor Youth Helpline resource.
Wednesday, December 7 @ 3:00 PM
Join the discussion on October 27 at 3:00 PM as Mariann Crincoli, Esq. from Sussan, Greenwald and Wesler defines what Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying (HIB) is, and explains what school districts must do, and your rights as a parent.
Wednesday, December 7 @ 7:30 PM
In this webinar, we will delve into what ADHD is, the signs and symptoms, as well as the reasoning behind these misdiagnoses. We will cover the role that gender stereotypes play in the rate at which boys and girls are diagnosed and the impact it can have on their self-esteem and mental health.
Thursday, December 8 @ 3:00 PM
SPWA Services, A NJ Support Coordination Agency
The webinar will specifically explain the value of a "my Social Security" account, the financial eligibility requirements for SSI, role of a Representative Payee, and SSA's Ticket to Work (Ticket) program.
Tuesday, December 13 @ 10:00 AM
South Jersey Legal Services
Robert J. Cooper, Esq. will give an overview of some bankruptcy basics and answer frequently asked questions as part of a free webinar. There will be a Question and Answer period at the end of the webinar. Free zoom webinar will be held Tuesday, December 13, 2022 from 10:00 am—11:30 am.
Tuesday, December 13 - Tuesday, December 20 @ 6:00 PM (Weekly)
Wholehearted Healing Collective
A therapeutic book club for adults who struggle with wondering, "What's wrong with me?" to help them understand that the real question they should be asking is, "What happened to me?". This book club will explore how adverse childhood experiences influence our brain development and guide our behaviors as adults. We will discuss how we are all on the same page with trying to understand the impact of trauma.
Wednesday, December 14 @ 9:00 AM
Kids Peace Institute
Learn to list and define the appropriate terms, pronouns, and actions to use when working with LGTBQ+ youth
Wednesday, December 14 @ 12:00 PM
Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey
Finding and navigating accessible transportation can be confusing. In this webinar, we will discuss using technology to plan trips, accessible features on NJ TRANSIT buses, trains, and light rail, reduced fares for older riders and people with disabilities, and the benefits of travel-training. Presenter is Melody Bundy from NJ-TIP.
Wednesday, December 14 @ 6:00 PM
Counseling Support Services, LLC
The Nurtured Heart Approach® (NHA) is a relationship-focused methodology founded strategically in "The 3 Stands™" for helping children (and adults) build Inner Wealth™ and use their intensity in successful ways.
Thursday, December 15 @ 3:00 PM
The Prevention Shift: The federal Family First Prevention Services Act and New Jersey's work to emphasize prevention supports for families
This webinar, hosted by Advocates for Children of New Jersey and the New Jersey Department of Children and Families, will explore the federal Family First Prevention Services Act and New Jersey's prevention plan.
Thursday, December 15 @ 7:00 PM
Heart 2 Heart Services
The holidays can be especially challenging when you're missing a loved one. We'll talk about: How to deal with the multitude of emotions that you'll feel during this time How you create new traditions or work through old one How to manage social gatherings How to feel a sense of hope despite the challenge of such a huge loss
Friday, December 16 @ 10:00 AM
In this important webinar, participants will learn how to differentiate between school phobia, school avoidance, and school refusal. We will discuss treatment for all 3 and then focus on how to successfully assess and treat school phobia.
Thursday, December 22 (Monthly)
Read letters to Santa and help make a holiday wish come true. Sign up now so you’re ready when letter adoption begins on November 28.
Wednesday, January 18 @ 7:30 PM