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Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide 2022-2023 Monmouth/Ocean County Youth Council

(732) 410-7900

The SPTS Youth Council is open to high school students in Monmouth and Ocean County, who are interested in learning more about mental health and wellness, stress management, resiliency, and how to help peers in need. Since 2015, over 500 high school students have participated in the Youth Council.

Students will participate in monthly meetings that focus on the components of the Wellness Wheel – emotional, intellectual, physical, social, environmental, financial, and spiritual wellness. Students will also learn about their role in suicide prevention, the importance of going to a trusted adult when they need help, and local and national resources.

If you are interested in joining the SPTS Youth Council, please complete the following member form, and mail the form to the SPTS office at 110 West Main Street, Freehold NJ 07728, or scan the form to You can also complete the form online at All students who submit a form are accepted into the Youth Council. After you submit your form, the Youth Council manager will contact you to provide more information on our first meeting. If you have any questions, please contact your county Youth Council Manager at

Age Groups
  • Adolescents
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Last Updated: 10/20/22