Hotlines and Links

Hotlines

Suicide

  • National Suicide Hotline - 1-800-SUICIDE
  • Guidelines (NJ Suicide Hotline) - 908-526-4100

Runaways

  • National Runaway Hotline - 1-800-231-6946
  • National Runaway Switchboard - 1-800-621-4000
  • Covenant House - 1-800-999-9999
  • NJ Youth Shelter - 908-526-6605

Drug or Alcohol Abuse

  • Cocaine Helpline - 1-800-COCAINE
  • Narcotics Anonymous - 1-800-992-0401
  • Alcohol Hotline - 1-800-999-9951
  • NJ Drug Hotline - 1-800-225-0196
  • NJ Al-Anon/ Alateen Info - 201-744-8686
  • Ala-Call - 1-800-322-5525

Pregnancy and Other Sexual Issues

  • AIDS Hotline - 1-800-342-2437
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease Hotline - 1-800-227-8922
  • Gay & Lesbian Youth - 1-201-285-1595
  • America's Pregnancy Helpline - 888-672-2296

Issues Related to Violence

  • Child Abuse - 1-800-792-8610
  • Crime Victims Hotline - 1-800-242-0804
  • Domestic Violence - 1-800-572-7233
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline - 800-656-HOPE

Local Counseling Services

  • Catholic Charities - 908-722-1881
  • Richard Hall Community Mental - Health Center - 908-725-2800
  • Family and Community Services of - Somerset County - 908-356-1082
  • Jewish Family Services of Somerset - County - 908-725-7799

Parental Resources

  • Parents Anonymous - 1-800-843-5437
  • Tough Love - 1-800-333-1069
  • Poison Control - 1-800-962-1253
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving - 1-800-438-6233
  • National Center for Missing & Exploited Children - 1-800-843-6578
  • Public Welfare/ Foodstamps - 1-800-792-9773
  • Family Crisis Intervention Unit - 908-526-7424

Women's Resources

  • NJ Battered Women's Service - 201-267-4763
  • Planned Parenthood - 908-231-9230
  • Rape Crisis Services - 908-526-7444
  • Resource Center for Women & Their Families - 908-685-1122
  • Self-Injury Prevention - 1-800-DONT-CUT
  • Women's Health & Counseling Center - 908-526-2335
  • Women's Referral Center - 1-800-322-8092

Local Community Resources

  • New Jersey Connection to health, human services, community resources, and government assistance - Dial 2-1-1
Links to National Youth Resources
Links to Local Youth Services Organizations
Links to General Community Organizations