NAMI SUSSEX, INC.
P.O. Box 652, Sparta, NJ 07871
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
The Family Support Group 1st Tuesday of the month, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Newton Medical Center, 175 High St., Newton, NJ 07860 (Enter through the main entrance and ask at the Reception Desk to be directed to the Emergency Department Conference Room.) View flyer
NAMI Connection Recovery support group for people living with mental illness. 2nd and 4th Monday of the month, 6:00 PM – 7:30 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. (Parking lot and entrance at rear of Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.) View flyer *** ON HIATUS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE ***
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 Community Center, 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 Alumni Support Group For those who have completed our Family-to-Family course. 3rd Tuesday of every month from 7-9 p.m. Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Road, Newton, NJ
(For more information, call Toni at 973-786-5507) *** NO MEETING IN AUG.***
Family to Family Education
12 week free course for family members of adults with mental illness Learn more about the course
Time: Tuesdays, September 17 – December 3, 6:30-9:00pm
Location: First United Methodist Church, 111 Ryerson Ave., Newton
To register, call Christie at 973-632-7452. Advance registration by phone is required. Class size is limited to 20.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community Education Events
Held throughout the year.
* NAMI NJ and affiliate meetings and events are open to public unless otherwise notified. Membership is optional.