Communities

Wellspring is committed to implementing evidenced-based programs, providing effective education,
helping to support comprehensive environmental strategies, and promoting the health and wellness of individuals and communities.

Building Healthy Communities

Wellspring is committed to implementing evidenced-based programs, providing effective education, helping to support comprehensive environmental strategies, and promoting the health and wellness of individuals and communities. We believe that effective alcohol and other drug abuse prevention is everyone's responsibility - adolescents, schools, parents and communities. This is why our programs are designed for a variety of audiences and are delivered daily to organizations and groups throughout Middlesex County.

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Programs & Information

Active Programs

Senior Jeopardy

Senior Jeopardy

Description of ProgramSenior Jeopardy is an interactive educational program for older adults in a Jeopardy...

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HealthEASE

HealthEASE

Description of ProgramHealthEASE was created in New Jersey to coordinate and expand health promotion and...

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Wellness Initiative for Senior Education…

Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE)

Description of ProgramThe Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE) program is a wellness and prevention...

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Strengthening Families

Strengthening Families

Description of ProgramParents want to protect their child at all costs. However, sometimes this is...

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Community Training

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Educational Presentations

Educational Presentations

Wellspring offers customizable presentations on a variety of topics available in one to two hour...

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Take Control of Your Health

Take Control of Your Health

Description of ProgramThe Chronic Disease Self-Management Program is a workshop, given two and a half...

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Important Information for the Community

Gambling Resources

Links to Online and Local Help Council on Compulsive Gambling of NJ Online Gamers Anonymous Women Helping Women Gamtalk Carrier...

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Tree of Hope

Tree of Hope

Wellspring Center for Prevention celebrates National Recovery Month each September by awarding the "Tree of...

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Gambling Useful Documents

The following documents can be downloaded as PDF documents. 2013 National Survey of Problem Gambling Services Freedom...

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Women and Opioids News / Blog

Women and Opioids News / Blog

The following is a compilation of recent articles focusing on Women and Opioids. Click on...

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Older Adults Fact Sheet

2006 New Jersey study indicated 23% of citizens over 55 were disordered gamblers with 17%...

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Myths & Facts about Problem Gambling

MYTH: You have to gamble everyday to be a problem gambler. FACT: A problem gambler may...

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Seniors and Gambling

By Chris Woolston, M.S. When does gambling become a problem? Gambling can be a fun diversion for...

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Losing Everything to Gambling Addiction

More older Americans are problem gamblers, but are they betting against their health, too? by Peter...

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Playing the Lotto: Proceed with Caution

More than $70 billion dollars: that’s the amount of money that was spent on lottery...

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Opioid Misuse in Women

Opioid Misuse in Women

The United States has seen an alarming rise in overdose deaths from prescription painkillers and...

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Did you grow up with a compulsive gamble…

The following questions may help you identify with others who grew up with compulsive gambling...

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Older Adults & Gambling

Gambling in New Jersey is on the rise and has taken its toll on its...

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Women and Opioids Resources

About the Office on Women’s Health – Download the PDF Federal Resources Below is a selection of...

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Community News