Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-231-1127

Empowering Every Teen

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Our Goal

We empower teens to help their peers who are struggling and teach skills for offering support. We cultivate an environment of safety and inclusion while emphasizing that there is strength in seeking help.

Our Mission

UMatter is based on the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s teachings that each person’s soul is worthy of boundless love, and none of us are complete unless all are included. Umatter continues to spread that light.

Our Work

Through interactive and educational events, UMatter helps teens shatter the stigmas surrounding mental-health challenges and create an atmosphere of inclusion in their community and school.

UMatter Programs

UMatter facilitates interactive workshops and innovative projects that empower teens with knowledge about mental health topics and available community support.

SafeTALK Trainings

A 4-hour training that prepares participants to become suicide-alert helpers

UMatter Week

A student-led initiative that empowers students to support their peers

UMatter Teen Talks

An interactive support program held monthly at the Friendship Circle

Parents and Educator Programs

Opportunities for parents, educators and professionals

UMatter Kickoff

You can make a difference. Find out how!

Crisis Prevention Resources

In an emergency, please dial 911.

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-231-1127

Gain access to a host of resources that can provide valuable information for individuals in crisis.

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Reach out to us for help, questions and comments.

Call us:  973-251-0205 or

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