External Resources

Mental Health and Addiction Services

ReachNJ (IME)
Patients can get immediate help and referrals for mental health and substance use from live, New Jersey-based, trained addiction counselors. Call 1-844-276-2777 or 1-844-REACHNJ (TTY 711), 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

New Jersey Family Care (NJFC)
New Jersey's publicly funded health insurance program. Call 1-800-701-0710 (TTY 1-800-701-0720).

New Jersey Children’s System of Care (CSOC)
This organization offers a wide range of services for children up to age 21.

  • Behavioral Health and Developmental Disability Services, including community-based services, in-home services, out-of-home residential services and family support services.
  • Substance Use Treatment Services, including detoxification, outpatient, intensive outpatient, partial care, short-term residential and long-term residential.

For questions or to get services for children up to age 21, call 1-877-652-7624 (TTY 711), 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Mental Health Cares
Behavioral health and referral service.

Useful Links

Better Business Bureau

Consumer Protection Offices: How to File a Consumer Complaint

Medicare.gov Hospital Comparison Tool


National Domestic Violence Hotline

Social Security Office and Other Public Assistance Agencies Locator

U.S. Administration on Aging's Eldercare Locator