Improving Mental Wellness: The Active Role of Mental Health Association in NJ

MHANJ works towards improving mental wellness in New Jersey, including their recent involvement in the NJ Higher Education Mental Health Summit.

The Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ) is an organization dedicated to improving mental health and wellness in the state of New Jersey. Through various initiatives, programs, and partnerships, MHANJ strives to make a positive impact on individuals, families, and communities. One recent event that showcased their dedication was their participation in the NJ Higher Education Mental Health Summit at Seton Hall University in January.

The NJ Higher Education Mental Health Summit

The NJ Higher Education Mental Health Summit brought together experts, professionals, and organizations working in the field of mental health to address the specific needs of college students. It provided a platform for sharing knowledge, discussing strategies, and finding solutions to improve mental health support within higher education institutions.

During the summit, one breakout session stood out as particularly important—The Every Mind Project. This initiative, spearheaded by the New Jersey Council of County Colleges (NJCCC), focuses on addressing the mental health needs of community college students. The session emphasized the importance of providing comprehensive mental health training, support, and related components to ensure the well-being of students.

MHANJ’s Role in Coordinating Mental Wellness Support

Representing MHANJ, Robert Kley actively participated in the breakout session, shedding light on the association’s vital role in coordinating mental health training and support through their program. Through their extensive network and expertise, MHANJ plays a key leadership role in ensuring that community college students have access to much-needed mental health resources. Their involvement in The Every Mind Project demonstrates their commitment to improving the lives of individuals in New Jersey.

More about MHANJ: Supporting Mental Health: A Salute to the Mental Health Association in New Jersey

The Greater Newark Holiday Fund: Supporting MHANJ’s Mission

The Mental Health Association in New Jersey receives support from various partners who believe in their mission. One such partner is the Greater Newark Holiday Fund, an organization dedicated to assisting local charities in their efforts to uplift the community. By supporting MHANJ, the Greater Newark Holiday Fund recognizes the importance of promoting mental health and well-being in the region.

You Can Join Us in Supporting MHANJ

The work of the Mental Health Association in New Jersey is crucial for the well-being of individuals and communities across the state. By donating to the Holiday Fund, you can directly contribute to the efforts of MHANJ in providing mental health training, support, and resources to those who need it the most. By supporting MHANJ, the Greater Newark Holiday Fund recognizes the importance of promoting mental health and well-being in the region. And together, we can make a difference in the lives of individuals struggling with mental health challenges.

Your generous contribution will go a long way in supporting MHANJ’s vital work. Together, we can make a significant impact. Donate today at holidayfund.org/give.

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