October 2020 Newsletter

October 2020 Newsletter Join Our mailing List Past Issues   October 2020 Newsletter   Dear Supporters and Advocates, The best kinds of newsletter are ones with good news to report, and I’m pleased to say that this is that kind of newsletter! Last month we asked you to support us by advocating for funding for NJCA and…

Mental Illness Awareness Week

Mental Illness Awareness Week, the first full week in October, was established to promote discussion of mental health to increase awareness, education and support, while decreasing stigma and people to seek treatment when needed.  As an organization that deals with child trauma, we at NJCA hope to also advocate for mental health awareness and support. …

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and this year, like so many other things, it has taken on an additional meaning. At the same time as we were told that staying home was best for our own safety, victims of abuse have been in an environment of forced time and isolation with their abusers. Additional…