NJ Resources

If you are currently facing a psychiatric emergency, please dial 911, inform them what exactly is happening or go to your nearest emergency room.

Primary Screening Centers for Essex County:

East Orange General Hospital
300 Central Avenue
East Orange, NJ 07019
HOTLINE: (973) 266-4478

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
HOTLINE: (973) 926-7444

University Behavioral Health Care
150 Bergen Street
Newark, NJ 07101
HOTLINE: (973) 623-2323

Primary Screening Center for Morris County:

St. Clare’s Hospital, Inc.
25 Pocono Road
Denville, NJ 07834
HOTLINE: (973) 625-0280

Emergency Services – Affiliated w/Screening Center:

Morristown Memorial Hospital
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
HOTLINE: (973) 971-7911

Chilton Memorial Hospital
97 West Parkway
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
HOTLINE: (973) 831-5078

DBSA – Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance of New Jersey  www.dbsanewjersey.org

Mental Health Association of Essex County Family in the ER Support Team (FERST) www.mhaessex.org

NJ Hopeline 1-855-654-6735

National Suicide Prevention Hotline:  800 273-TALK (8255)

Crisis Text Line:  Text HOME to 741741  –  see here how this works: https://www.crisistextline.org