Hotlines, Helplines and Other Resources

This number provides clinically trained and supervised telephone specialists who are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week to educate, assist, and refer individuals and families who may be battling addictions.

NEW! The NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line was established to support two distinct groups across the state of New Jersey: those concerned with their own opiate use; and, those who are experiencing distress related to the opiate use of a friend or family member. This service is a safe, confidential, nonjudgmental forum that New Jerseyans may call to connect, grow and transform through a unique combination of supportive counseling from Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselors and Peer Specialists

(888) 222-2228 2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults. We are here to help you find solutions to the problems that you face at home, at school or at play.

NJ Family Care
NJ FamilyCare is a federal and state funded health insurance program created to help qualified NJ residents of any age access affordable health insurance. It's for people who do not have insurance through an employer.

NJ MentalHealthCares Helpline
The New Jersey MentalHealthCares Helpline directs callers to appropriate service entry points. With a toll-free, confidential phone call, individuals may also obtain information, referral resources, advocacy and supportive counseling from trained professionals.

N.J. Hope Line (855) 654-6735
New Jersey's 24/7 Peer Support and Suicide Prevention Hotline

Addiction Acronym Guide
A comprehensive guide to terms and acronyms related to addiction