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"The New Faces of Heroin and Opiate Addiction: Addressing the Problem and Seeking Solutions"

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Skylands at Randolph, 792 Route 10 West
Buffet dinner will be served

Tickets are no longer available

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.

Due to overwhelming demand, tickets are no longer available.

The Division of Community and Behavioral Health is forming workgroups to address this issue. If you'd like to get involved, contact Steve Nebesni at snebesni@co.morris.nj.us.

Request for Letters of Interest:
HUD Emergency Solutions Grant

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....

20th Annual Public Forum for Consumers and Families

Many Faces of Recovery - Wellness in Action attendeesThis 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.

Apply Online for Temporary Assistance

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.

Whether you apply online or in person your application will be processed in approximately 30 days. Applying online will avoid a client waiting to be seen at the Office of Temporary Assistance.  

Service Spotlight

  • NewBridge Services

    Did you know? NewBridge Services provides a summer youth employment program and a GED preparation and testing program called 70001. Read more.

  • Morris View Healthcare Center

    Did you know? Morris View now offers private room subacute rehabilitation services.

  • Office of Temporary Assistance

    OTA provides a variety of financial, medical and social services to persons and families who meet the necessary program criteria.

  • Traumatic Loss Coalition

    Morris County Human Services helps coordinate responses to traumatic events impacting the youth of our community. Read more.

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