Free Movie Screening - "The Anonymous People"
Tuesday, May 19
Bow Tie Cinema 10 Succasunna
21 Sunset Strip, Roxbury, NJ 07876
THE ANONYMOUS PEOPLE is a feature documentary film about the 23.5 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. Join us for a free screening on May 19. Aaron Kucharski, NCADD NJ Advocacy Trainer, will host a panel discussion. Snacks will be provided.
Please RSVP - 973-625-1998.
Spring Clean Your Medicine Cabinet!
Not available on April 25? The listed collection sites/drop-boxes are available year round.
Many Faces of Recovery - "Creative Expressions"
Tuesday, June 9
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Haggerty Center
353 East Hanover Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960
Join us for an interactive evening that includes:
- A Forum for public comment from you on the local human service system –What is working and what could be done better?
- Personal stories of wellness and recovery
- Self-help resources, local connections and information on wellness activities
- Artwork from NAMI’s Expression Arts Network
- Light supper
Consumers and family members, public officials, providers and advocates are all welcome to attend!
For more information, please call Laurie Becker at (973) 285-6852.
Seeking Input on the Morris County Five Year Consolidated Plan
Citizens have the opportunity to review and comment on the Five Year Consolidated Plan and the 2015 Morris County Annual Action Plan through May 7.
Comments and/or questions may be directed to the County of Morris Division of Community & Behavioral Health Services, Office of Community Development, P.O. Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900, 973.285.6060.
The public is invited to a public hearing on April 23 to comment on the plan as well.
NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line
The NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line was established by the Mental Health Association of NJ to support two distinct groups across the state of New Jersey: those concerned with their own opiate use; and, those who are experiencing distress related to the opiate use of a friend or family member. Call 855-652-3737 or visit www.njconnectforrecovery.org.
Seeking Input on Citizen Participation Plan
The County of Morris is soliciting comments from local citizens on the Citizen Participation Plan as part of the federal requirements. The Plan encourages local citizens to participate and comment on the federally funded Community Development Block Grant Program, HOME Program and the Emergency Solutions (ESG) Program. The County is in the process of preparing a new Consolidated Plan which will encompass FY 2015 – 2019.