The Bergen County STIGMA-FREE Initiative is a county-wide program which aims to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness. We are dedicated to raising awareness of the disease of mental illness and create a culture wherein residents who have the disease feel supported by their community and neighbors and feel free to seek treatment for the disease without fear of stigma.
|Joining the Stigma-Free Initiative will:|
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contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 201-634-2745.
In addition to Bergen Co. officially being Stigma-Free, some of our towns have taken it one step further by individually declaring that they are Stigma-Free!
See Which Bergen County Towns Are Stigma-Free »
Download a list of Mental Health First Aid Resources (.pdf) »