Union County

UnionNAMI UNION COUNTY

 

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President:

Julie Donohue

 

Address:

NAMI of Union County,
P.O. Box 724, New Providence, NJ 07974

 

Email:

[email protected]

 

Contact Person:

Ruth at (908) 233-1628

 

Facebook:

www.facebook.com/NAMI.unioncounty

 

Online Resources Guide:

NAMI Union County RESOURCE GUIDE 6th Edition

 

Newsletter:

September 2021 Newsletter

The Traci Roman Memorial Enrichment Scholarship Application

 

Support NAMI Union County:

NAMIWalks NJ Your Way: A United Day of Hope
NAMI’s mission is more crucial than ever these days.  Our collective mental health needs are at their greatest.  With your help, we will raise sufficient funds to support NAMI’s programs and increase awareness of the importance of mental health. Join us to bring NAMI support to all who need it.  The need is there, and the need is great.  Be part of the solution.  Please donate today! Donations are gratefully accepted through December 2021.

Upcoming Events:

Family To Family Education:
8-week education course for families of adults living with mental illness
Learn more about the course

Anticipated Course Coming February 2022
If you have questions, please contact Pat Roman at (732) 382-0762, or via email: [email protected].

 

NEW – October 26, 2021 NAMI Union County Speaker Presentations via Zoom
4th Tuesday of every month (except June, July, August, December and January), 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
“Ask The Psychiatrist” – Join us for a presentation by Dr. Azima Ashraf, who is the medical Director, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care who will speak on psychotropic medication classifications and how to effectively manage side effects. A question and answer session will follow. Click here for more information. Register here

View flyer for 2021 dates and more information about the online Speaker Presentations

 

Online Support Meeting:

Monthly Family Support Meeting via Zoom
3rd Tuesday of every month, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a peer support group led by trained facilitators for all family members and caregivers of persons with mental illness. To register – email Denise at [email protected] 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
Location: TBA
Contact Strawberry at [email protected] for more information.

 

Find online support groups by NAMI NJ at this webpage: NAMI NJ Online Support Groups

 

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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.

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Click here for a complete list of NAMI NJ Statewide Programs

 

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