For Emergencies Please contact The Appropriate services
For a life-threatening emergency, always dial 911.
An emergency is considered to be any serious and sudden medical, emotional, or behavioral health situation that, if not given immediate professional attention, could lead to your child being severely harmed or possibly harming someone else.
If you have an emergency situation involving your child that is life-threatening, seek help immediately by dialing 911.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Opens in a new window): 1-800-273-8255.
The Lifeline provides 24/7 free and confidential support for people during emergencies. The Lifeline also helps specific groups, such as youth, loss survivors, veterans, LGBTQ+, and more, cope with suicidal thoughts.
NJ Hopeline (Opens in a new window): 1-855-654-6735.
The NJ Hopeline has specialists available 24/7 who offer counseling and support over the phone.
2nd Floor Youth Helpline (Opens in a new window): 1-888-222-2228 (call or text).
2NDFLOOR is a confidential helpline for New Jersey’s youth that helps find solutions to problems they face at home, at school, or at play.
National Runaway Safeline: 1-800-786-2929
National Institute on Drug Abuse Hotline: 1-800-662-4357
National Domestic Violence Hotline / Child Abuse / Sexual Abuse: 1-800-799-7233
Veteran’s Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255