National Alliance on Mental Illness - Sussex County, NJ Affiliate

NAMI Sussex

NAMI Sussex is an all-volunteer 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization that provides support, education and advocacy throughout Sussex County, NJ on behalf of individuals and families affected by mental illness.

Donate to or join our walk team

Donate to or join our walk team
Join the NAMI Sussex Walk Team & help raise awareness, bust stigma, and provide funding for our free programs for those affected by mental illness! You can walk with our team on Sep. 28 or be a "virtual walker" if you can’t walk with us. Go to www.namiwalks.org/team/namisussex to join our team or to donate online. Thank you for your support!

Mon. Sep. 16 - Talk Saves Lives: A Brief Introduction to Suicide Prevention

Mon. Sep. 16 - Talk Saves Lives: A Brief Introduction to Suicide Prevention
This presentation will cover what experts know about this leading cause of death, the most up-to-date research on prevention, and what everyone can do to help fight suicide. Participants will learn the common risk factors for suicide, how to spot the warning signs in others, and how to keep themselves, their loved ones, and those in the community safe.

Free 12 week Family-to-Family course starts Tuesday Sep. 17th

Free 12 week Family-to-Family course starts Tuesday Sep. 17th
The course helps family members, caregivers and friends understand, support and become advocates for their loved one with serious mental health challenges, while maintaining their own wellbeing.

Free 12 week Family Connections course starts Tuesday Sep. 17th

Free 12 week Family Connections course starts Tuesday Sep. 17th
Free course for family members and close friends of those with Borderline Personality Disorder

Free 6 session Basics course starts Sat. Oct. 5th

Free 6 session Basics course starts Sat. Oct. 5th
The course is provided to support and educate parents, guardians and other family caregivers of children and teens with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges.

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