New Jersey Self Help Group Clearinghouse



New Jersey Self Help Group Clearinghouse
100 E. Hanover Ave., 2nd Fl. #202
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927-2020

Helps people find and form self-help support groups.


Phone (800) 367-6274
Fax (973) 326-9467
2nd Phone (973) 326-6789 - Outside NJ

General Info

Hours8:30 - 5:00 M-F
DirectorEdward J. Madara, Director
Languages Other Than EnglishAT&T Language Line

Other Info

Last Update2004

New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse provides information on all types of support groups throughout NJ. The toll-free phone is 1-800-FOR-MASH (Mutual Aid Self-Help). This is also an opportunity to network with those starting needed new groups, and they offer free materials and workshops on group development. The Self Help Clearinghouse provides a directory of self-help resources. Services include: free consultation and training services for starting groups, updating database of 4,500 group meetings within the state, over 1,100 national headquarters, online groups and demonstration models, 500 helplines/hotlines, 12,000 calls yearly.

Subjects: Senior, Cancer, children, youth, Drug, Self-help groups, Twelve-step programs, Advocacy, Caregivers, Support groups