NAMI UNION COUNTY
NAMI of Union County,
P.O. Box 724, New Providence, NJ 07974
Irene at (908) 233-1628
Online Resources Guide:
NEW – NAMI Union County Speaker Presentations via Zoom
4th Tuesday of every month, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday, May 25, 7:30 pm
NAMI in conjunction with Rutgers Behavioral Health will offer a free virtual presentation: “Helping vs. Enabling. Strategies to Improve Family Functioning”
Speaker: Kenneth Kinter, LPC, NCC, MINT, Assistant Professor, State Hospital Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Rutgers, the State University of NJ.
This presentation will address how families can avoid the pitfalls of enabling and find alternative ways to support a loved one with mental illness. The presenter will help participants explore strategies that families can utilize to support their loved one’s recovery and set limits, offer practical advice to families on how to help a loved one with mental illness improve functioning, while maintaining their own wellness and self-care.
Online Support Meeting:
NEW – 2021 NAMI Union County Family Support Meeting via Zoom
3rd Tuesday of every month, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
To register: e-mail Denise at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, town, and phone number.
View flyer for 2021 dates and more information about the monthly online Family Support Meetings.
NAMI Connection Peer Support Group (Postponed until further notice)
4th Tuesday of each month, 7:30 pm
Contact Strawberry at email@example.com for more information.
Find online support groups by NAMI NJ at this webpage: NAMI NJ Online Support Groups
Family To Family Education:
8-week education course for families of adults living with mental illness
Learn more about the course
Spring 2021 Class has been completed!
If you are interested in a future class, please contact Pat at 732-382-0762 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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NAMI Union County hosted Senator Codey at their public meeting in April 2016, with a packed house of nearly 90 people. Senator Codey has been a long-time proponent of improving services for the mentally ill. He and his family have established a private foundation to support programs benefitting mental health issues.