Mental Health Association seeks nominations for awards: The nonprofit Mental Health Association in Atlantic County will honor individuals, organizations or businesses who have made contributions to the lives of those living with mental illness or addiction. Honorees will be acknowledged in May at an annual dinner/fundraiser hosted by MHAAC. Nominations are being accepted through March 17. For information, call 609-652-3800.

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Beacon Animal Rescue volunteers needed: Beacon Animal Rescue needs additional volunteers for the winter season. The rescue is at 701 Butter Road, in the Ocean View section of Upper Township. Especially needed is office help, morning kennel and cat-room cleaners and afternoon dog walkers. To complete a volunteer application, visit in person or visit beacon


Trip to Holocaust memorial: A bus trip to the National Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., sponsored by The South Jersey Holocaust Coalition, the Jewish Federation of Cumberland, Gloucester & Salem Counties and the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education, will be held Feb. 21. The trip is for educators and the public. A certificate for six professional development hours will be given. Departure is at 8 a.m. from the University Center at Cumberland County College in Vineland. Return time is 8:45 p.m. The cost is $35. Space is limited. RSVP by Feb. 14. To register, email


Mobile mammography van schedule: The AMI Foundation’s Dr. Jan Astin Mobile Digital Mammography Van will visit the St. Francis Community Center, 4700 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach Island, Jan. 19 to provide breast cancer screenings for women. Screenings are processed through the client’s insurance. Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome. To schedule a visit, call 609-677-9729.

Get resume assistance: The Oasis Family Success Center at 175 Gunning River Road in Barnegat offers help from 1 to 3 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays for anyone who needs to update their resume. For more information, call 609-994-0200 or visit