Hotlines and Links

Suicide

  • National Suicide Hotline
    1-800-SUICIDE
  • New Jersey Suicide Prevention Hopeline
    1-855-654-6735 or www.njhopeline.com.

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

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

New Jersey 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

Links to Helpful Websites