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, ledership 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 Assistnce Professionls(SAPs), Student Assistnce Coordinators (SACs), prevention specialists, educators and health care professionals.

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

Support Mandatory SACs!

ASAP-NJ needs support in order to move A2260 and S1694 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!

To view Bills:  A2260      S1694

Send a letter to your legislators:
To Senator
To Assemblman


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.


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30th Annual Conference

February 25 & 26, 2016

Tropicana Resort Atlantic City, NJ

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2nd Floor APP is here!

The 2NDFLOOR App is designed for simplicity and ease of use. It allows people to call or text them with one touch and also access their message board.

It's very easy to get, just go to the app store on your Apple product, go to the "Search" section type in "2ndfloor Youth Helpline" and it should be the first app that pops up. It's absolutely free and like previously stated, easy to use. 


ASAP-NJ Executive Board/ Committee Meetings 2015-2016


Park Nine Diner




Atlantic City


Ex Bd. Conference Call

4:30 pm


Park 9 Diner

4:30 pm


Park Nine Diner



Conference Call

if needed

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