Community Events and Programs

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  • FREE - 7 Session

    Edison

    FREE - 7 Session "Family Nights Out" Series

    Come and enjoy practicing valuable communication and family bonding skills in this FREE 7-session "Family Nights Out" Series. 

    • Dinner is included and FREE childcare is provided for your children under 10 years. 
      Register today!
      Contact Heather Ward at 732-254-3344 ext. 120 or via email at:  [email protected] 
       
  • FREE Computer Training

    New Brunswick

    FREE Computer Training

    Basic Computer Literacy for the Workplace
    Do you need to learn or brush up on computer skills to transition into the workplace? 
    Enroll in one of the special programs being offered by the Office of Workforce Development. 

    3 Week Sessions -  Monday -Friday - 9am-1:15pm 
    Perth Amboy Sessions begin on  4/4 and 5/17
    New Brunswick Sessions begin on 3/14, 4/26 and 6/10

  • FREE -   New Moms - New Babies: A New Mother's Support Group

    New Brunswick

    FREE - New Moms - New Babies: A New Mother's Support Group

    Connect with other moms to share the joys and challenges of new motherhood. 
    with group discussions and speakers we will address such postpartum issues as: 

    • Breast feeding, including getting started, how and when to pump, weaning and more
    • Sleep deprivation
    • Body image issues
    • and so much more! 

    Group facilitators: Registered Nurse and other professionals! 

  • FREE Family Dinner/ GRATIS Cena Familiar - Elijah's Promise

    New Brunswick

    FREE Family Dinner/ GRATIS Cena Familiar - Elijah's Promise

    Every Monday and Thursday, March through May, 2019
    Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Healthy and kid friendly dinners will be served. 

    Cada Lunes y Jueves de Marzo a Mayo, 2019
    Cena Familiar GRATIS para todos. niños deben ser acompañados por un adulto.  
    Cenas saludables y buenas para niños. 

    www.elijahspromise.org

  • Computer Training Classes - Winter 2019

    Milltown

    Computer Training Classes - Winter 2019

    Click on the "FLYER" to obtain the registration form. 

    Computer Training Classes offered include: 

    Computer Basics - Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:00-2:00pm (1/22 - 2/5)  

    Microsoft Word - Tuesdays & Thursday, 10am-12pm (2/19 - 2/28)

    Computer Excel - Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12pm-2pm (3/5 - 3/14)

    Computer Basics - Tuesdays, Thursdays, Friday, 12-2pm (3/19 - 3/29)

  • Professional Development:  Motivational Interviewing Seminar Series for practitioners in alcohol and other drugs prevention

    Piscataway

    Professional Development: Motivational Interviewing Seminar Series for practitioners in alcohol and other drugs prevention

    The Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies is offering 4 different seminars.  This is an opportunity for professionals to earn CE Credits.

    ** Seminars can be free to DMHAS licensed Mental Health, Substance Use, and Prevention agencies.  Visit website for more information.

  • Hidden in Plain Sight: A FREE Substance Abuse Prevention Awareness Program

    Edison

    Hidden in Plain Sight: A FREE Substance Abuse Prevention Awareness Program

    Hidden in Plain Sight is a hands-on interactive learning opportunity presented by Special Agent Timothy P. McMahon, Public Information Office, Drug Enforcement Administration, NJ Division, Newark.  Using an actual bedroom that you can walk through, Tim will highlight signs and symptoms of alcohol/drug abuse and teach skills for proactive parenting. 

  • Autism Ambassador Program - April 2019

    New Jersey

    Autism Ambassador Program - April 2019

    Ambassadors of all ages engage their communities by creating informational displays and presentations in their schools and workplaces, organizing successful fundraising events, and enlisting the support of legislators and state officials throughout April, National Autism Awareness Month.

  • Coping Evening Group - Support group for family members dealing with mental illness

    Piscataway

    Coping Evening Group - Support group for family members dealing with mental illness

    An open support group for family members dealing with mental illness

    COPING is a project provided by NAMI Middlesex County in its ongoing attempts to improve the quality of life for people with recurring mental illness and their families.

  • Hidden in Plain Sight: A FREE Substance Abuse Prevention Awareness Program

    Edison

    Hidden in Plain Sight: A FREE Substance Abuse Prevention Awareness Program

    Hidden in Plain Sight is a hands-on interactive learning opportunity presented by Special Agent Timothy P. McMahon, Public Information Office, Drug Enforcement Administration, NJ Division, Newark.  Using an actual bedroom that you can walk through, Tim will highlight signs and symptoms of alcohol/drug abuse and teach skills for proactive parenting. 

  • FREE Stress Management Series - Strategies for Stress Free Living: Guided Imagery, Breathwork and Meditation

    Parlin

    FREE Stress Management Series - Strategies for Stress Free Living: Guided Imagery, Breathwork and Meditation

    Learn various strategies for stress-free living!
    Guided Imagery, Breathwork and Meditation 

    2nd Wednesday of the month, at 12:30pm-2pm. 

    Feel free to bring your lunch.  FREE for all - No RSVPs required.

    Location:  Community Education Conference Room
    RWJUH Fitness and Wellness Center
    Gateway Shopping Center
    1044 U.S. Highway 9
    Parlin, NJ 08859

  • Coping Daytime Group - Support group for family members dealing with mental illness

    Piscataway

    Coping Daytime Group - Support group for family members dealing with mental illness

    An open support group for family members dealing with mental illness

    COPING is a project provided by NAMI Middlesex County in its ongoing attempts to improve the quality of life for people with recurring mental illness and their families.

  • FREE - 2019 Wellness Cooking Series

    New Brunswick

    FREE - 2019 Wellness Cooking Series

    Join us every 3rd Tuesday of each month for a Wellness Cooking Series instruction! 

    For more information or to register for this event, please call:  1-888-637-9584
    Non-members are welcome to attend! 
    Parking will be validated up to 3 hours. 

  • Ride for Autism

    Lincroft

    Ride for Autism

    The Ride for Autism is a one-day charity bicycle tour designed to raise money for Autism New Jersey and also to raise community awareness about autism.

    The Ride is open to all levels of cyclists, from beginner to serious. Participants choose from five routes ranging in length from 10 to 100 miles. Mark your calendars, you won’t want to miss it!

  • The 21st Liberty Mutual Invitational Autism Charity Golf Outing

    Bedminster Township

    The 21st Liberty Mutual Invitational Autism Charity Golf Outing

    Join us for our 21st Liberty Mutual Invitational Autism Charity Golf Outing at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster Township, NJ. The event will take place from 11:00 am to  8:30 pm and will feature a dinner banquet and silent auction with a variety of prizes.

  • 37th Annual Autism Conference

    Atlantic City

    37th Annual Autism Conference

    October 17 & 18, 2019
    Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center, Atlantic City, NJ

    No matter your role in the autism community, OUR CONFERENCE IS FOR YOU!

    Registration will open in May.

    Keynote Presentation:  Innovations in Assessing Challenging Behavior
    Presented by Gregory P. Hanley, Ph.D., BCBA-D
    Western New England University