Wednesday, November 12, 2014
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Skylands at Randolph, 792 Route 10 West
Buffet dinner will be served
In recent years, New Jersey has been facing a public health crisis with the surge in heroin and prescription drug abuse and overdose deaths. Drug overdose deaths are now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. Morris County is not immune to this crisis. Please join us to learn the scope of the problem, how lives are being affected, and what is being done to confront this epidemic.
This event is free of charge, but registration is required.
For more information, call (973) 285-6867 and download the flyer.
The County of Morris has $13,175 available from FY 2013 Emergency Solutions Grant funds that is designated for day-time service engagement activities for individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The services must be located in Morristown. Any agency that currently provides homeless services and is operational may apply. More information....
This year's annual forum, "Many Faces of Recovery - Wellness in Action," sponsored by the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Morris County Department of Human Services, and the Mental Health Substance Abuse Advisory Board and community partners, was another terrific success. Enjoy our photo gallery on Flickr.
The Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance would like to encourage clients to apply online for assistance programs. The Office of Temporary Assistance is experiencing longer wait times than in the past and this online application can be completed at home or anywhere (Library) that internet access exists.
Did you know? NewBridge Services provides a summer youth employment program and a GED preparation and testing program called 70001. Read more.
Did you know? Morris View now offers private room subacute rehabilitation services.
OTA provides a variety of financial, medical and social services to persons and families who meet the necessary program criteria.
Morris County Human Services helps coordinate responses to traumatic events impacting the youth of our community. Read more.