From the President and CEO
From the President and CEO

I would like to congratulate the Mental Health Association in New Jersey’s 2014 Golden Bell Leadership Award recipients who were honored at our recent Evening of Excellence: Governor Richard J. Codey; Deborah A. Megaro, CEO of the Capitol County Children’s  …

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MHANJ Launches Mental Health First Aid Training Initiative

Mental Health First Aid

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MHANJ Advocacy Work
MHANJ Advocacy Work

A leader in advocacy and government affairs, our comprehensive advocacy focuses on mental health preservation and promotion, with an emphasis on integrating mental health into health care reform and lessening the impact of stigma. We take an active role in  …

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MHANJ News

Mental Health Association in New Jersey Calls for Improving Access to Psychiatric Care in New Jersey

September 15, 2014….The Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ) is advocating for improving access to psychiatric care for New Jersey residents. The areas earmarked for improvement were identified through a recent research study conducted by the MHANJ. The MHANJ  …

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Tragic Death of Robin Williams Serves as Poignant Reminder to Reach Out

Robin Williams was a famous person, a brilliant actor and comedian whose tragic death has ignited dialogue about mental health and substance use disorders. Over 18% of adults in the U.S. suffer from a mental illness. Mental health problems have  …

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MHANJ’s Call Center and NJ MentalHealthCares Helpline Serve as Gateway to Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services in New Jersey

The Mental Health Association in New Jersey’s Call Center is a vital hub for mental health and substance use disorder services for all New Jerseyans. Beginning in 2005 with its feature service, the New Jersey MentalHealthCares Helpline, the Center continues to expand and grow.  …

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New Jersey’s Mental Health Leaders Honored by Mental Health Association in New Jersey

The Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ) recently honored statewide leaders in mental health at its Evening of Excellence benefit. “Our heartfelt appreciation is extended to our Golden Bell Leadership Award recipients, representing the legislative, non-profit and community arenas,  …

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Mental Health Association RPOST Program Brings Hope and Assistance to the Most Vulnerable Sandy Survivors

Large numbers of New Jerseyans are still facing a host of challenges related to Superstorm Sandy.  Some families are not back in their homes and financial stability is difficult when trying to pay for a place to live while continuing  …

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Spotlight On ...

MHANJ and NJMentalHealthCares Participate in NBC 4 and New York Giants 2nd Annual Health & Fitness Expo

The Mental Health Association in New Jersey and the New Jersey MentalHealthCares Helpline recently participated in the NBC 4 and New York Giants Health & Fitness Expo. Kudos to our team members who spoke with hundreds of people throughout the  …

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Events and Training

Register Today for MHANJ’s Walk/Run for Wellness and Recovery in Partnership with NCADD-NJ and Monarch Housing

Why We Walk/Run Stigma from both mental illness and substance use disorders is one of the largest barriers to seeking treatment. Walk/run with us or be a sponsor to promote the importance of emotional well-being and recovery and to take  …

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Funding for Superstorm Sandy Recovery
Efforts through Generous Grants from:
American Red Cross Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Mental Health Association in New Jersey, Inc.

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