The Association of Student Assistance Professionals of New Jersey

The first organization in the nation for student assistance professionals (1983)



One Vision

The vision of ASAP-NJ is that every young person and family in New Jersey will have access to effective and responsive student assistance coordinators and programs because of ASAP's advocacy, leadership and expertise.

One Mission
Founded in 1983 to meet the needs of New Jersey youth in education, prevention, intervention and referral services who are at risk for alcohol, tobacco and other drug addictive behaviors.  A not-for-profit organization, the group is made up of several hundred Student Assistance Professionls(SAPs), Student Assistance Coordinators (SACs), prevention specialists, educators and health care professionals.

P.O. Box 373
Allenhurst New Jersey  07711-0373
(732) 202 - 2686

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Become a Member

When you join, you join a growing number of professionals working to solidify positions in schools and improving programs in each community.  Other member benefits include newsletters, member directories, discounts on professional development opportunities, marketing materials and meeting information.



ASAP-NJ Executive Board/ Committee Meetings 2017-2018

  1. Wednesday, September 20th (phone conference, 7:00 pm)

  2. Thursday, October 19th-4:30 pm, location TBA

  3. Wednesday, November 15th (phone conference, 7:00 pm)

  4. Thursday, December 14th- 4:30 pm, location TBA

  5. Thursday, January 18th, 2018-(phone conference, 7:00 pm)

  6. February-Conference- Feb 7 time TBD

  7. Thursday, March 15th-(phone conference, 7:00 pm)

  8. Thursday, April 19th-4:30 pm, location TBA

  9. Thursday, May 17th- 4:30 pm, location TBA

ASAP-NJ partners with networks within a wide variety of community services and agencies, promoting a continuum of care and services for all students and families.

Click on the link below to view a short recap video of the 32nd annual ASAP-NJ conference.

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2018 ASAP-NJ conference.  By now you should have recieved an email from Cvent about taking a survey to get your certificate.  Please check your emails and spam folders for this email.  Once you take your surveys you can then be sent a link for your certificates.  If you are having trouble please email:



Support Mandatory SACs!

ASAP-NJ needs support in order to move A3481 and S2031 forward.  As members we need you to contact and promote this endeavor. Please contact your Senators and Assembly people to ask them to be proactive for children and support the Bills!


Let your voice be heard in 3 easy steps!


Step One:

 Read the 2016
revised Bills



Step Two:

Open the sample letter

to your Senator

to your Assemblyman

 Customize and  Print  

Step Three:

Find your Senators and Assemblymen

Address and MAIL!


Let this be the year our voices join together and demand that SACs are employed in sufficient numbers and in EVERY school in NJ.

Print your letters and send today!

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