LAUNCHING POINT

Rating: 4.69 stars   13 reviews

Issues: Mental Health, Health

Location: 37 Vreeland Rd % Vicki F Duffy Florham Park NJ 07932 USA

Mission: Launching Point is a self-injury support and resource center that provides awareness, information, and support to people struggling with any form of self-inflicted violence and support for their loved ones. We reach out to the community and nationwide on self-injury, addictions, and support for those that lost a person to suicide. This is accomplished through: •Providing Beyond Bandages, self-injury support group at our location and training others to begin a Beyond Bandages in their county. •Finding an individual the appropriate form of self-injury treatment by providing resources for outpatient & inpatient treatment, therapy and/or counseling services. •Provide a recovery program at our location for those who struggle with addictions, life issues, and relationship problems. •Providing Left Behind, a support groups for those who lost a loved one to suicide. •Educational meetings & activities for those struggling to overcome self-injury. •Self-injury resources and support for friends and family of loved ones who self-injure. •Informative meetings, written material and literature on self-injury and supporting a loved one. •Self-help website
Programs: Through its founder, Vicki Duffy, Launching Point has been providing self-injury support, resources, awareness, and literature since 2001. On November 4, 2005 the first and only self-injury support group in New Jersey began! In October of 2006, Launching Point was incorporated and a year later in October of 2007 Launching Point was delcared a 501(c)3 charitable organization. We have since grown, and now offer UnShackled, a 10-step self-injury recovery program for those struggling with self-inflicted violence as well as Celebrate Recovery, a principle based recovery program geared toward overcoming all addictions.
2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

Launching Point in Florham Park, NJ is a life-changing, unique, and highly needed non-profit organization. The leaders are organized, knowledgeable, compassionate, loving, and passionate about what they do. The people involved are impacted in various ways - no one leaves the same way they came in. This non-profit deserves to be at the TOP of the top-rated list!!!

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Rating: 5 stars  

This is an excellent organization run by an amazing person. Please support their cause!

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Life-changing

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2012

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