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NJ4S Morris-Sussex

For students, families, and schools in Morris and Sussex Counties.

New Jersey Statewide Student Support Services

New Jersey Statewide Student Support Services (NJ4S) is a program funded by the Department of Children and Families providing an array of social, emotional, and mental health services to support students and their parents/caregivers in Morris and Sussex Counties.


The program is centered around the voice, experience, and needs of students and their families and is provided at no cost.


Contact NJ4S
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Programs & Services

Programs & Services

Education and support will be provided to students, family members, school faculty and administrators on various mental health and prevention topics.

NJ4S Public Offerings

NJ4S Public Offerings

Services will be delivered in three tiers: Community Education, Prevention Programming, and Brief Counseling.



Public in-person and virtual programs and events are scheduled.
Students and families in grades Pre-K to Grade 12, school staff, and community members can access and participate.

School Districts We Serve

Click to view Morris & Sussex districts



Educational Programming

Click to view Tier Two evidence based presentations and workshops:




“My Ascension” Film Screening and Q&A Discussion with Emma Benoit
March 13, 2024

Mark your calendar for this inspiring FREE event! Join us for a virtual screening of the film “My Ascension” — a documentary raising awareness of mental health and suicide. In partnership with NewBridge Services, The Mental Health Association’s NJ4S Morris-Sussex is excited to present this message of hope and healing.

My Ascension chronicles the story of 16-year-old High School varsity cheerleader, Emma Benoit, who was paralyzed by a suicide attempt, which propelled her on a mission to use her painful experience to help others find hope and stay alive.

Film Viewing 6:30-7:30pm
Q&A Discussion 7:30-8:30pm

Click to REGISTER for the event.
Watch the trailer on YouTube.

Please feel free to share!

The Protective Factor Podcast

“The Protective Factor: Conversations that Inspire Hope and Healing” podcast is brought to you by the Mental Health Association and NJ4S Morris-Sussex – New Jersey Statewide Student Support Services.

Click to view on YouTube and listen wherever you get your podcasts.

Coaching the Entire Athlete
March 19, 2024


Chester Township Athletics – Coaches Seminar
Supporting athletes’ mental health
Coaches from all sports are welcome
Tools and resources
Self care
Refreshments will be provided


Parent/Caregiver Support Group
1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each Month


FREE Virtual group for Parents & Caregivers in Morris & Sussex Counties

One time registration required – the Zoom link will be sent by the end of the business day on the Tuesday before the group.



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Morris Office


1160 Parsippany Boulevard
Parsippany, NJ 07054

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