Your Bridge to Education and Resources on Mental health
Back to School!
August 27 2022, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
At Watsessing Park, East Orange, NJ
Who We Are
The Darren Clark Jr. Memorial was founded on April 5th, 2018 in memory of Darren Clark Jr. Darren passed away as a result of suicide due to mental illness.
We aim to bring education to family and friends of those suffering from Mental illness as well as implement coping skills and awareness in schools.
We run programs to raise awareness on mental health and provide support to affected families.
We help those looking for treatment to find the best resource for them. Give us your insurance carrier and preference and our Resources Coordinator will search until you find a resource that you are comfortable with.
Monthly support group on Mental Wellness. Every last Tuesday of the month we discuss a different topic on Wellness and Mental illnesses. This is a safe nonjudgment place to share, vent, cry and give advice without feeling alone. We then end with a Q&A with a licensed therapist
Our Yoga class is designed for all levels. Yoga is a great tool for self-care. We show how Yoga can be used to help your mind body and soul. Join us every Monday with Instructor Soo Yoon for a Stretch and being in the present session.
Numbers that speak
The unseen pain that goes undiagnosed, dismissed and stigmatized – the pain that has overtaken so many loved ones to the point that they can no longer bear the struggle, sadly causes many to end their lives prematurely.