Free, Confidential Call Line      Dedicated to Individuals and Families Facing Opiate addiction       Professional Staff and Peer Specialists      TTY and Multilingual Services Available      Non-judgmental      Support and Follow-up      We extend our thanks to community partners including: Adapt; Alpha Healing Center; Autism Family Services; Camden Treatment Associates; Carrier Clinic; Essex County;Essex County; Behavioral Crossroads, LLC; Bergen Regional Medial Center; Caregivers of NJ; Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton; Catholic Charities, Diocese of Methuchen; Catholic Charities in Cranford; Center for Addiction, Recovery Education and Support; Center for Network Therapy; Center for Prevention; Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey; Community in Crisis; Consumer Friends Incorporated; East Mountain Hospital; Epilepsy Foundation of NJ; Family Based Services; Family Resource Network; Family Support Organization of Burlington County; Family Support Center; F.A.R. Recovery Service; First Step Counseling; Esperanza Self Help Center; Freedom Trail CWC; Gateway Center for Counseling and Recovery; Helping Hand Behavioral Health; Hope House; Lakeland Hills YMCA; ICE Self Help Center; Inner-Peace Counseling; Journey to Wellness Self Help Center; Inter-County Council on Drug & Alcohol Abuse; JSAS HealthCare; Lakeland Hills YMCA; Maryville Inc.; Mental Health Association in Essex County, Inc.; Mental Health Association in Southwestern New Jersey; Monarch Housing; National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence-NJ (NCADD-NJ); Mental Health Association in NJ in Atlantic County; Mental Health Association in NJ in Hudson County; Mental Health Association in Southwestern NJ; Mental Health Association in NJ in Union County; Mt. Carmel Guild; New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT); New Jersey Prevention Network; New Pathway Counseling; Options Counseling Center; Prevention Links; Resources for Human Development (RHD) including Corporate, Coastal Wellness; NAMI New Jersey; Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey; Prevention Links; Raymond Lesniak ESH Recovery High School; Richard Hall CMHS of Somerset County; Rockaway Township Substance Abuse Alliance; Serenity Now; Somerset Treatment Services; Stress Care of NJ; Small & Associates, Enable Division; Summit Area YMCA; SALT Passaic; Summit Oaks Hospital; and Tri-County Supportive Housing; YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy     

Our Community Partners

As members of our “Tell 2 Friends” Campaign, the organizations and services listed in this section have graciously agreed to help us spread the word about the NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line. We encourage you to visit their websites as they offer valuable community resrouces.We appreciate their support and assistance.

Please note: Inclusion as a partner in the NJ Connect for Recovery  Tell 2 Friends Campaign does not signify endorsement of service.

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Alpha Healing Center — Alpha Healing Center offers state-of-the-art, evidence-based treatments and holistic healing to create a unique recovery experience for individuals struggling with alcohol and drug use problems.

Addiction Recovery Systems — Addiction Recovery Systems (ARS) is an organization specializing in the treatment of drug and alcohol dependence through the combination of outpatient treatment, group and individual counseling and, when appropriate, medication assisted treatment.

Ancora Psychiatric Hospital — Ancora Psychiatric Hospital meets the needs of our mentally ill clients in the areas of admissions, acute and chronic psychiatric units, gero-psychiatric units, a sub-acute medical unit, a secure care unit (Forensic), and a dual diagnostic unit for the mentally ill and developmentally disabled.

Autism Family Services — Autism Family Services works with families affected by autism as well as with agencies, government entities, and individuals with autism to develop an array of support services and opportunities and to improve the ability of individuals to productively interact with the world around them.

Behavioral Crossroads, LLC — Crossroads is a licensed mental health partial care program, substance abuse partial care and intensive out patient program that provides services to adults who have significant mental, substance abuse and/or behavioral issues.

Bergen Regional Medical Center — Bergen Regional Medical Center provides a comprehensive set of quality services including long term care, behavioral health care and acute care to the Bergen County community.

Camden Treatment Associates — Camden Treatment Associates offers substance abuse treatment services.

Caregivers of New Jersey — Caregivers of New Jersey is dedicated to providing a central point of contact on caregiving issues, resulting in more effective information dissemination, increased support and awareness and advocacy.

Carrier Clinic — Carrier Clinic, a behavioral healthcare system, has been a trusted source of compassionate help and supportive healing for patients and their families since we opened our doors in 1910.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen — Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, is a non-profit Agency dedicated to service, quality and outreach for members of the community, especially those who are poor, devalued and in need of help.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton — Catholic Charities, Diocese Trenton’s services include basic needs like food, clothing and shelter, plus specialized services such as drug treatment, mental health and legal support. 

Center for Addiction Recovery Education & Support (CARES) — The Center for Addiction Recovery, Education & Success works to engage and organize the recovery community by helping individuals find, maintain, and enhance their recovery experience through peer support, educational and volunteer opportunities and sober recreation, as well as working to reduce stigma associated with substance abuse through advocacy, education and service.

The Center for Prevention and Counseling — The Center for Prevention and Counseling is dedicated to building healthy families and communities

Center for Network Therapy — CNT is New Jersey’s first DMHAS licensed facility to provide Ambulatory (outpatient) Detoxification services from all substances – alcohol, anesthetics, benzodiazepines, opiates (prescription painkillers, heroin, kratom) and other substances. CNT is in network with most major private health insurance providers.

A Change for Nick — The mission of A Change for Nick is to raise awareness in our community and to educate our youth about the dangers of heroin at an early age by uniting to help addicts and their families to destroy the face of heroin.

Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey (CSPNJ) — Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc. (CSPNJ) is a peer led not-for-profit organization. CSPNJ provides flexible community-based services that promote responsibility, recovery and wellness through the provision of community wellness centers, supportive and respite housing, human rights advocacy, and educational and innovative programs.

Community in Crisis — Community in Crisis endeavors to create a community united in fighting the heroin/opiate crisis, reducing the stigma of addiction and preventing overdose deaths.

Consumer Friends Incorporated — Consumer Friends’ Incorporated (CFI) is a consortium committed to provide the highest quality and most advanced information and services to improve the personal and community life of each consumer that utilizes its service systems.

Esperanza Self Help Center — Esperanza Self Help Center is a Spanish-speaking facility where mental health consumers can go to feel safe and relaxed and learn how to plan their own recovery.

East Mountain Hospital — East Mountain Hospital is a NJ Department of Health and Human Services licensed hospital serving the needs of adult psychiatric and dual diagnosis clients.

Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey — The Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey, an affiliate of the National Epilepsy Foundation, is a state-wide, non-profit charitable agency dedicated to helping to improve the quality of life for people affected by epilepsy and their loved ones.

Essex Adapt — Essex Adapt is a coalition of people who care about reducing underage drinking and drug abuse in Essex County; its members include youth, parents, educators, police, substance abuse professionals, faith-based and government representatives, and other concerned citizens.

Family Based Services — Family Based Services Association of NJ provides telephone support to parents and / or caregivers who have children with behavioral challenges, mental illness, I/DD, and substance abuse challenges.

F.A.R. (Fun and Recovery) Recovery Services — F.A.R. Recovery Services works with those in recovery to find appropiate Detox, Treatment and Aftercare Services.

The Family Resource Network — The Family Resource Network is a leading provider of family support services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in NJ.

Family Support Center — The Family Support Center is a clearinghouse of up-to-date information on a national, state and local family support programs, services and disabilities, providing easy access to a comprehensive array of services.

Family Support Organization of Burlington County —  Family Support Organization of Burlington County offers peer support, education, and advocacy for families raising children with developmental disabilities, emotional, behavioral, and/or mental health challenges

First Step Counseling Services — First Step Counseling Services offers evaluations and therapy to individuals, families, and couples affected by mental health and substance abuse issues.

Freedom Trail CWC — Freedom Trail provides flexible community-based services that promote responsibility, recovery and wellness through the provision of community wellness centers, supportive and respite housing, human rights advocacy, and educational and innovative programs.

Gateway Center for Counseling and Recovery — Gateway’s goal is to help you work towards healthy solutions as quickly as possible.

Helping Hand Behavioral Health — Helping Hand Behavioral Health lends a hand to restore hope, independence and life.

Hope House — Hope House’s mission is to meet the behavioral health and social service needs of individuals and families with a focus on those in need of assistance with limited or no resources in Morris County.

ICE Self Help Center — ICE Self Help Center is a place where mental health consumers can go to feel safe and relaxed and learn how to plan their own recovery.

Inner-Peace Counseling — Inner-Peace Counseling features a cognitive-behavioral therapist using research driven techniques to help people improve their lives.

Inter-County Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse — Inter-County Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse provides multi-faceted and comprehensive substance abuse services to successfully address multi-dimensional problems of the substance abuser and the significant others in their lives in Bergen, Essex and Hudson Counties.

Journey to Wellness Self Help Center — Journey to Wellness Self Help Center is a place where mental health consumers can go to feel safe and relaxed and learn how to plan their own recovery.

JSAS HealthCare, Inc. — JSAS HealthCare, Inc., is a private, non-profit agency which provides comprehensive outpatience substance abuse treatment.

Lakeland Hills YMCA — The Lakeland Hills YMCA puts Christian principles into practice through programs and services that promote youth development, healthy living and social responsibility for all.

Maryville Inc. — Maryville provides comprehensive high quality drug and alcohol addiction and co-occurring treatment services to individuals and families affected by disease of addiction, regardless of ability to pay.

Mental Health Association in New Jersey in Atlantic County — The MHANJ in Atlantic County is dedicated to improving the mental health of people in the community through advocacy, education and support services.

Mental Health Association of Essex County, Inc.  The mission of the Mental Health Association of Essex County, Inc. is to promote mental health including the integration of physical healthcare, to improve the care and treatment of individuals with mental illness and to remove the stigma associated with emotional and mental disorders.

Mental Health Association in New Jersey in Ocean County — The MHANJ in Ocean County provides support, education and advocacy for consumers of behavioral health services and their family members and education about mental health issues to the general community.

Mental Health Association in Southwestern New Jersey (MHASWNJ) —  The MHASWNJ works to create a community where individuals with mental illness can live and participate to their fullest potential. We pursue our mission through advocacy, education and training, and supportive services

Mental Health Association in New Jersey in Union County — The MHANJ in Union County provides support, education and advocacy for consumers of behavioral health services and their family members and education about mental health issues to the general community.

Monarch Housing — Monarch Housing is a private, non-profit organization which endeavors to expand the supply, accessibility and variety of affordable, permanent supportive housing through development, planning, advocacy and partnerships.

Mt. Carmel Guild ICMS — Mt. Carmel Guild provides services to people who have mental health challenges.

NAMI New Jersey — NAMI New Jersey (NAMI NJ) is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness.

NCADD-NJ (National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence, NJ) — NCADD-NJ is a private nonprofit organization founded in 1982 to advocate on behalf of those affected by drug and alcohol addiction and their families.

New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies, Inc. — The New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies, Inc. is the largest statewide trade association representing 180 behavioral health organizations that provide mental health and substance use treatment services and supports to more than 500,00 children and adults annually.

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) — NJIT offers 125 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in six specialized schools instructed by expert faculty, 98 percent of whom hold the highest degree in their field.

New Jersey Prevention Network — The New Jersey Prevention Network (NJPN) is a public health agency working to prevent substance abuse, addiction and other chronic diseases by building capacity among professionals, fostering positive collaboration among providers, and strengthening the field of prevention through the use of evidence-based practices and strategies.

New Pathway Counseling — New Pathway Counseling’s treatment philosophy is based on the belief that treatment of the being as a whole – mind, body, and spirit, is necessary to successfully confront and arrest the progressive diseases of alcoholism and drug addiction.

Options Counseling Center — Options Counseling Center is a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility.

Prevention Links — Prevention Links is a private, not-for-profit organization, which takes a leadership role in the prevention of drugs, alcohol, tobacco and related issues.

Parternship for a Drug-Free New Jersey/TalkNowNJ.com  The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey provides resources and information for New Jersey families to take steps to prevent substance abuse in their home. The website TalkNowNJ is an excellent resource for parents. 

Princeton House Behavioral Health — Princeton House Behavioral Health, a unit of Princeton HealthCare System, is a leading provider of highly skilled and compassionate behavioral healthcare. Princeton House offers relief at times when life becomes clouded by mental illness, emotional difficulties or addiction.

Raymond Lesniak ESH Recovery High School — The Raymond Lesniak ESH Recovery High School’s  mission is to a provide high-quality educational, enrichment, and recovery support program that offers a safe, sober and supportive school environment where students and their recovery efforts are understood, valued and fostered.

Resources for Human Development — RHD empowers people as they build the highest level of independence possible, building better lives for themselves, their families and their communities.

Resources for Human Development (RHD) Coastal Wellness — RHD empowers people as they build the highest level of independence possible, building better lives for themselves, their families and their communities.

Resources for Human Development SALT Passaic — RHD empowers people as they build the highest level of independence possible, building better lives for themselves, their families and their communities.

Resources for Human Development (RHD) Tri-County Support Housing — RHD empowers people as they build the highest level of independence possible, building better lives for themselves, their families and their communities.

Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center of Somerset County — The Outpatient Department (OPD) at Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center is dedicated to treating psychiatric and emotional problems that affect adults and their families.

Rockaway Township Substance Abuse Alliance — The Rockaway Township Substance Abuse Alliance helps to inform, prepare and educate students about the devastating and crippling effects of alcohol, tobacco and substance abuse so that they make the right choices.

Serenity Recovery — Serenity Recovery is a substance abuse treatment center providing recovery services for those suffering from alcohol and drug addiction, as well as co-occurring mental health conditions.

Small & Associates, Inc., Enable Division — ENABLE assists people with disabilities to find and maintain jobs in the community through a network of support services. Support is tailored to meet the individual needs of each participant and is offered through every phase of the job search.

Somerset Hills YMCA — The Somerset Hills YMCA strengthens the community through programs and services that allow everyone to feel connected and to learn, grow and thrive.

Somerset Treatment Services — The Somerset Treatment Services shall seek to provide quality treatment and prevention services to all persons suffering from or at risk of suffering from the physical, emotional, or psychological consequences of substance abuse or HIV-related illnesses.

Summit Area YMCA — The Summit Area YMCA the Y is committed to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility.

Summit Oaks Hospital — Summit Oaks Hospital strives to offer short term, effective psychiatric and drug and alcohol detoxification and rehabilitation programs.

Stress Care of NJ — Stress Care seeks to promote emotional and physical well being, for both individuals and families, through the provision of culturally and linguistically-sensitive outpatient diagnostic and treatment services.

Turning Point, Inc. — Turning Point provides compassionate treatment for alcoholism, drug addiction, and their co-occurring disorders, with a priority to treat the underserved and disadvantaged adults of New Jersey.

Union County Behavioral Health Unit — The Union County Behavioral Health Unit provides guidance for behavioral health issues in Union County.

YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy — The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbrige and South Amboy is dedicated to building healthy, confident, connected and secure communities

 

 

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