Welcome to New Beginnings!

A free peer support group for people with mood disorders.

Since 1987

Click here to download or print our brochure.


  • Thanksgiving night meeting online:  We will have a virtual meeting on Thanksgiving night (Thursday 11/25) at 7:00pm instead of meeting in person.  We will resume meeting at our location on the following Monday (11/29) at 7:00pm.  For instructions on how to join our virtual meetings, click here.  We hope you’ll join us for a meeting!
  • We have a new phone number:  If you are looking for information about New Beginnings, we invite you to call or text (609) 471-0676.  If we can’t answer right away, leave a message and we’ll contact you as soon as possible.  Of course, you can still contact us by email at NewBeginningsNJ@gmail.com or by Facebook message at facebook.com/NBpeersupport.  Happy Fall!
  • Please wear a mask indoors:  For everyone’s safety during this surge of the new COVID variant, we are following the recommendations of the CDC and the state of NJ and asking everyone to wear a mask while indoors at our meetings.  Hopefully, this will be a temporary inconvenience.  Thank you for your understanding!
  • Great news – we are meeting in person again!  We meet on our normal schedule, and at our regular location at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 201 N. Warwick Rd., Magnolia, NJ.  Please wear a mask while indoors.  We are excited to be back, and we hope to see you, too!
  • Check out our Facebook page at facebook.com/NBpeersupport/Any important announcements shown in this section will be posted there as well.


Do you have symptoms of depression, anxiety, bipolar, or related mood disorders?

Would you welcome support and coping strategies from others like you?

If so, we invite you to our free support group.  We can help one another achieve and maintain wellness!

We respect confidentiality and maintain a positive environment.

Participation is voluntary.

All meetings start and end on time.

Monday and Thursday nights – 7:00pm to 8:50pm
Wednesdays – 11:00am to 12:50pm

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
201 N. Warwick Rd.
Magnolia, NJ 08049
(near the corner of Warwick Rd. and Evesham Rd.)

Call or text:  (609) 471-0676




In addition to our regular groups, we have specialized groups, plus occasional social activities and special events.

For more details about New Beginnings, please click the links at the top, or contact us if you would like to speak to someone.

Click here to download or print our brochure.

We can’t “cure” you or your loved one, but we can assure you that you never have to be alone.

If you have an emergency or feel like hurting yourself or others, do one of the following NOW:
  • Call 911
  • Go to the emergency room of your local hospital
  • Call one of these hotlines:
    • NJ Hopeline:  1-855-654-6735
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  1-800-273-TALK (8255)
    • National Hopeline Network:  1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)