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The New Jersey Governor's Council on Mental Health Stigma

is accepting nominations

for the

2017 Ambassador Award

Honoring Law Enforcement Professionals


 2017 Ambassador Awards

New Date and Venue!

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Crowne Plaza Monroe

Monroe Township, NJ 08831

 This year the New Jersey Governor's Council on Mental Health Stigma is recognizing  Law Enforcement Professionals that have provided effective supports, services or programs that reduce the ways in which society stigmatizes people with mental illnesses.  The 2017 Ambassador Awards will honor people, institutions and endeavors whose work best exemplifies how communities encourage understanding and acceptance of adults and children whose lives are affected by mental illness.


 Nominations will be accepted until February 20, 2017.

Click below to access nomination information and forms.

Ambassador Awards 2017

Nomination Submission Form

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Past Award Winners

2016 Ambassador Award Winners

Honoring the Faith Community

Reverend Adele Hatfield
First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens
Central Unitarian Church
Caldwell University
Rabbi Lawrence Sernovitz
Christ Church
Bishop Phillip M. Bonaparte, M.D.
First Unitarian Society of Plainfield
Patricia Greeley
Pastor Simeon Spencer

2016 Ambassador Awards photos


2015 Ambassador Awards

2015 Ambassador Awards, April 30, 2015