Community Events and Programs
Tuesday, January 26 - Tuesday, December 28 @ 09:00 AM (Weekly)
The Mourning Meeting is a podcast dedicated to young adults. Interviews include information about grieving at college, pandemic grief, advanced directives for young adults, suicide loss, and much more.
Tuesday, January 26 - Monday, February 22 @ 12:00 PM
Project Write Now
We make writing fun! During this class, we tap into your imagination, showing you how to turn your ideas from “think to ink.” We emphasize the importance of having a writer’s notebook to gather your thoughts and let your ideas flow from your pen. Your instructor will email a link before the first class. Scholarships are available.
Tuesday, January 26 - Monday, March 8 @ 02:00 PM
Code Wiz is an award-winning coding school for kids! Register through CommunityPass. There are Monday sessions and Thursday sessions available. If you already have a CommunityPass account from another organization or community, please use it - do not create another account. Call Neptune Recreation at 732-869-1202 for more information.
Tuesday, January 26 - Wednesday, January 5 @ 02:00 PM
Monmouth County Library
Joyful Stories and easy crafts are shared each day with your family! New Story/Craft added each day at 2 pm
This series was created by the Children's Librarians, as we miss our littlest patrons! While in-person storytimes are not possible, we will be sending extra special stories and easy-to-do-crafts directly to your homes.
Tuesday, January 26 - Friday, January 29 @ 04:00 PM
Long Branch Recreation Department
7+ Hours of STEM principles relating to Forensics and solving Crime Scenes are explored. Each student gets a CSI Lab Kit to conduct the experiments. Current or former law enforcement Detectives will be teaching this class. Grades 6-12. The fee is $15. The deadline is Jan.14th. Registration must be dropped off at Long Branch Recreation-231 Wilbur Ray Ave.
Tuesday, January 26 - Thursday, February 18 @ 05:00 PM
Monmouth County Council for Young Children
This series is presented in partnership with SNAP-ED of Monmouth and Ocean Counties and Monmouth County Council for Young Children. Zoom information:https://zoom.us/j/97230177320 Meeting ID: 972 3017 7320 Questions? Contact Kelly Noah [email protected]
Tuesday, January 26 - Tuesday, January 25 @ 06:30 PM (Weekly)
Monmouth University Community Care Telehealth Clinic
This free support group is for parents who are now on the clock 24/7 because of COVID-19! Conversations are led by you! MUCCTC is a free online counseling service staffed by supervised Monmouth University clinical social work graduate interns!
Wednesday, January 27 @ 12:00 PM
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Coastal and Northern NJ
Join us for a 30-minute webinar on Wednesday, January 27 at 12:00 PM to learn more about BBBSCCNJ and the different ways you can get involved. Email [email protected] to register today!
Wednesday, January 27 @ 02:00 PM (Weekly)
MHA of Essex and Morris: Crisis Counseling Program
Through FEMA and SAMHSA, NJ Hope and Healing and MHA of Essex and Morris are able to provide free crisis counseling to New Jerseyans emotionally struggling with the impact of COVID-19. We are offering free crisis counseling by virtual support groups (via Zoom) and individual phone sessions.
Wednesday, January 27 @ 03:30 PM
Project SEARCH is a 10-month internship program for people with disabilities in their last year of school through early adulthood. It is targeted to those whose goal is competitive employment.
Thursday, January 28 @ 10:00 AM
New Jersey Hope & Healing
Attention Organizations and Agencies: ?Learn how to access free emotional support services to help New Jerseyans cope with challenges related to COVID-10
First Program Thursday, January 28, 2021, Featuring:
- Catholic Charities Diocese of Trenton,
- Family Services Bureau of Newark, and the
- Mental Health Association in New Jersey
Thursday, January 28 @ 11:00 AM
Family & Children's Services of Monmouth
Eligible for Medicare this year and have questions? Sign up for a virtual workshop hosted by Monmouth County Library and led by Samantha White, SHIP Coordinator of Family & Children's Services of Monmouth
Thursday, January 28 @ 12:00 PM
State of New Jersey
It's no secret that human trafficking occurs across our nation, and here in NJ. Save the date and join us for our 11th Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Event to learn more about this crucial issue and how you can help end it.
Thursday, January 28 @ 02:30 PM
Mental Health America
Join Mental Health America for a 2.5-hour live event on loneliness and social isolation on January 28, with subject matter experts discussing the science of loneliness and social isolation and the benefits of addressing it.
Thursday, January 28 @ 04:00 PM
Bayside Family Success Center
Active Parenting is back! Join us for an information session to learn more about the series that can help with tools and tips to positively impact your relationship with your child/children. Must register! Information session will be in English and Spanish. Information session will be held on 1.28.2020 @ 4pm & @5pm
Thursday, January 28 @ 04:00 PM
NAMI Ask the Expert: Vaccine Science: A History of Distrust and Discrimination for People with Mental Illness
In this webinar, NAMI brings together experts from diverse specialty areas for a panel presentation and facilitated Q&A focused on the evolving science of vaccines, barriers to access, and the presence of medical skepticism in marginalized communities. Moderator and NAMI Chief Medical Officer Dr. Ken Duckworth will be joined by a panel of experts.
Saturday, January 30 - Saturday, March 13 @ 10:30 AM (Weekly)
USTEM is now ONLINE! We hold fun, hands-on projects, and activities that engage children in grades 1-6. For more information email [email protected] Engage - Inspire - Empower
Sunday, January 31 - Sunday, November 14 @ 10:30 AM (Weekly)
Institute for Practical Life
Creative Healing is a therapeutic modality that combines powerful counseling techniques along with art-making to help improve emotional, mental health, promoting self-regulation.
Tuesday, February 2 @ 09:00 AM
The CARE Project NJ
The CARE Project NJ Virtual Family Retreat. A great virtual opportunity for families with a child who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Applications are due February 2, 2021.
Tuesday, February 2 @ 07:00 PM
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention New Jersey
Talk Saves Lives is AFSP’s standardized, 45-60 minute education program that provides participants with a clear understanding of this leading cause of death, including the most up-to-date research on suicide prevention, and what they can do in their communities to save lives. See attached file "Upcoming Virtual Programs"
Wednesday, February 3 @ 07:30 PM
Adulthood may come naturally, but it takes years of preparation. There are many challenges and barriers facing adolescents with any neuropsychiatric disorder. But there are also practical solutions that can lead to optimal success for youth with Tourette syndrome.
Thursday, February 4 @ 05:00 PM
SNAP-ED of Monmouth and Ocean Counties and Monmouth County Council for Young Children
Healthy Beverages is part of a nutritional series in partnership with SNAP-ED of Monmouth and Ocean Counties and Monmouth County Council for Young Children. Contact Kelly Noah at 732-673-8348 or [email protected] Zoom information: https://zoom.us/j/97230177320 Meeting ID: 972 3017 7320
Tuesday, February 9 @ 06:00 PM
New Jersey Alliance of Family Support Organizations
What To Do When Having Encounters With Police Officers
We have brought together a panel of experts in the field who will give their perspective on these issues and provide solutions to reducing conflict between police in the community and these encounters.
Thursday, February 18 @ 06:00 PM
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Sports and Addiction Integrated Health Event Featuring Mindfulness and Performance Expert: George Mumford
This live, virtual seminar is for athletes, mental health and addiction professionals, coaches, students, community leaders, mentors, and all looking to improve opportunities for self-awareness. Link for this virtual conference will be distributed by CCE on February 17, 2021.
Thursday, February 25 - Sunday, April 25 @ 12:30 PM (Monthly)
SAMHSA Grants to Prevent PDO CFDA No. 93.243
Trainings are held on the FIRST Friday of each month at 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and The Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services have partnered together to offer this FREE activity and service. Training via WEBEX and Naloxone kits ship. Register by calling 732-235-4341 [email protected]
Thursday, March 4 @ 09:00 AM
AbilityJobs offers specific online resources for job seekers with disabilities. Accessibility features offer you the opportunity to connect with employers using an American Sign Language interpreter, screen reader, or other accommodations. This job fair website also offers online face-to-face interviews with recruiters.