These are on-line directories of your county’s many valuable resources. They are for all community members to use as a way to locate local resources (events, programs, webinars, services, professional development, industry news) geared toward family wellbeing.
Bergen County Resources
Passaic County Resources
General Mental Health and Overview of Mental Illnesses
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the lead federal agency for research on mental disorders. NIMH is one of the 27 Institutes and Centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the largest biomedical research agency in the world. NIH is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
The Search Institute is an independent nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide leadership, knowledge, and resources to promote healthy children, youth, and communities.
Resources for Specific Issues
Love Is Respect – National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline/Website
UNDERSTANDING THE DEVELOPING TEENAGE BRAIN
SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND PREVENTION
Provides education, information, help and hope to the public. NCADD advocates prevention, intervention and treatment through offices in New York and Washington, and a nationwide network of affiliates
TCADR, a Program of Children’s Aid and Family Services, provides substance abuse prevention, education, information, and referral services
SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SELF-HELP SUPPORT GROUPS
FA is a 12-step fellowship for the family and friends of those individuals with
drug, alcohol or related behavioral issues.
Self-help support group for those suffering from alcoholism or alcohol abuse
Self help support group for family members affected by alcoholism or other drug abuse
The Y Wellness Initiative is a nonprofit organization through the Ridgewood YMCA, serving many communities in Bergen and Passaic Counties. Our mission is to positively impact mental wellness through services, education, prevention and support.
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