2015 Non-Profit Business of the Year
The OceanCares Foundation supports the non-profit organization Ocean Mental Health Services by providing program development otherwise ineligible for contract and county funding. With the help of the OceanCares Foundation Board of Trustees, special events committee members, staff, volunteers, and funders, the foundation brings communities together with program enhancements and events. Some of the program enhancements and events provided by the OceanCares Foundation in 2015 include:
- Gift Auction
- 5k run/walk
- Equine & Pet Therapy
- Guest Speakers
- CEU approved In-Services
- Food & Clothing Pantry
Ocean Mental Health Services is a non-profit mental health agency, established in 1959, serving all of Ocean County, NJ. In 2015 we received the WAVE award as the Non-Profit Business of the Year by the Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce.
In fiscal year 2015, Ocean Mental Health Services provided 1.1 million service encounters, 46,500 meals to consumers, and served 8,078 adults, children and families with mental illness throughout Ocean County, NJ. We look forward to another year of program developments and innovation in the field of mental health for 2016!