Sussex County




Annie Glynn



P.O. Box 652, Sparta, NJ 07871








Contact Person:

Jeri Doherty at (973) 214-0632


Affiliate In the News:

Marjorie Strohsahl and Breaking the Stigma: National Alliance on Mental Illness (Sparta Living Magazine) – October 2017


Support Meetings:

The Family Support Group 1st Tuesday of the month 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Newton Medical Center 175 High St., Newton, NJ 07860 (Enter hospital at main entrance and inquire at desk.) View flyer

NAMI Connection Recovery support group for people living with mental illness 2nd and 4th Monday of the month, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM A Way to Freedom Community Wellness Center 29 Trinity St., Newton, NJ 07860 The group is led by trained individuals in recovery themselves. Call (973) 214-0632 for further information or directions. View flyer

Parent/Guardian Support Group For parents/guardians of children and teens with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges, in collaboration with Family Partners of Morris & Sussex Counties. 4th Tuesday of the month, 7:00–8:30 p.m. at Family Partners, 67 Spring St. (use Spring St. entrance), Newton, NJ. View flyer

PTS Connection For veterans, police, and first responders recovering from post-traumatic stress (PTS) as a result of their service 4th Tuesday, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Bridgeway Rehabilitative Services 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ 07860 For info call 973-865-0605 or 973-729-6534



Family to Family Education

12 week free course for family members of adults with mental illness Learn more about the course

Ongoing class:

Dates: Wednesdays, Sept. 12 – Dec. 5, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 85 Conestoga Trail, Sparta, NJ 07871
Contact: To register, call Michelle at 973-417-1783 or email
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NAMI Basics

6-week education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses Learn more about the program Contact Jeri at 973-214-0632 or

Dates: Tuesdays, Oct. 2 – Nov. 6, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: St. Francis Residential Community & Conference Center (Garden Room) 122 Diamond Spring Rd., Denville, NJ (Use main entrance and inquire at reception desk)
Contact: To register, call Jeri at 973-214-0632 or Lauren at 201-532-2267.
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Community Education Events 

Held throughout the year.



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