Important Resources:

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency call 911

If you are experiencing emotional distress or suicidal thoughts, please call or text 988, the Suicide & Mental Health Crisis Lifeline.

988   988 Spanish

To chat online or to get additional information and resources visit https://988lifeline.org/ 

Dial 988-  

Press 1 for the Veterans Crisis Line (Text “838255” to 988)  

Press 2 for Spanish (Envia “Ayuda” al 988) Press 3 for LGBTQI+ Services (Text “Q” to 988) All other callers will be routed to their Local Crisis Center  

Additional Resources:  

You Are Not Alone! There is HELP!


NSVRC- National Sexual Violence Resource Center  

To get information and resources visit:  https://www.nsvrc.org/ 

 

DASI- Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Intervention Services 

Call: 973-875-1211 


Mental Health Resources: 

  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration- SAMHSA 

https://www.samhsa.gov/mental-health 

  NJ Directory to Mental Health Services  

https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/dmhas/home/hotlines/MH_Dir_COMPLETE.pdf 

  NJ Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services  

https://www.nj.gov/health/integratedhealth/hotlines/index.shtml 

  NJ Connect for Recovery- Call 855-652-3737  

  Mental Health Association of New Jersey- Call 866-202-HELP (4357) 

https://www.mhanj.org/ 

  NJ Mental Health Cares  

https://www.njmentalhealthcares.org/ 

  Mental Health Association- Hoarding Disorders 

https://www.mhanj.org/hoarding-disorders-assistance/ 

  National Institute for Drug Abuse  

https://nida.nih.gov/ 

  TWLOHA- To Write Love on Her Arms- Find Help Tool  

https://twloha.com/find-help/ 

Locate free or reduced cost counseling and other mental health resources in your community.  


Adult & Senior Services: 

NJ Division of Aging Services 

https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/doas/ 

NJ Adult Protective Services  

https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/doas/services/a-k/aps/ 

 

Veteran Services: 

Veteran Suicide & Mental Health Crisis Hotline 

Dial 988 and press 1 to be connected with the Veterans Crisis Line 

https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/get-help-now/chat/ 

US Department of Veteran Services  

https://www.usa.gov/agencies/u-s-department-of-veterans-affairs 


LGBTQI+ Services: 

LGBTQI+ Suicide & Mental Health Crisis Hotline-  

Dial 988 and press 3 to be connected with specialists for the LGBTQI+ Community.  

 

The Trevor Project- Resources for LGBTQI+ Youth  

https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ 

The Trevor Project’s LGBTQ Youth Crisis Hotline-  

Call: 1-866-488-7386      Text: 678-678 

To chat online and get additional information and resources visit:  https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help/ 

 

ANAD- National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders  

Call: 888-375-7767   Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM EST 

For additional information and resources for all eating disorders visit:  https://anad.org/ 

 

National Alliance for Eating Disorders  

Call: 1-866-662-1235   Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM EST 

For additional information and resources for all eating disorders visit:  https://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com/ 

 

CHILDHELP- Assistance for youth and adults regarding child abuse 

Call or Text: 800-422-4453    To chat or get additional resources please visit:  https://www.childhelphotline.org/ 

 

National Parent & Youth Helpline 

Call or Text: 855-427-2736    https://www.nationalparentyouthhelpline.org/ 

 

National Human Trafficking Hotline (Sponsored by the Polaris Project)  

Call: 1-888-373-7888    Text BEFREE to 233733  

To chat and get additional resources visit:  https://polarisproject.org/direct-response/ 

 

 

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