The information on this page has been compiled from local resources in many different areas of need. Although we are posting this information as a helpful resource, the details on this page has no affiliation with Oasis Christian Centre. It is our hearts desire that this page of public information will aid those in need of help. Please share with friends and family.  

Mental Health and Wellness

  • Adult Inpatient Psychiatric Services     

Trinitas Regional, Elizabeth

Phone: 908-994-7250

 

  • Mental Health Peer Recovery

Phone: 1-877-292-5588

Monday-Friday: 8am-10pm/Saturday and Sunday: 5pm-10pm

 

  • NJ Mental Health Cares

Phone: 1-866-202-4357

7 days a week: 8am-8pm 

 

  • Union County Domestic Violence Hotline

Phone: 908-355-4357

Available 24/7

 

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline

Phone: 1-800-794-7233

 

  • Union County Family Justice Center

Phone: 908-527-4980

 

  • Union County Rape Crisis Center Helpline

Phone: 908-233-7273

Available 24/7

 

  • Justice Involved Services (for jail diversion in cases of mental-health related nonviolent offenses

 Phone: 908-289-7330

Available 24/7

 

  • National Eating Disorders Hotline

Phone: 1-800-931-2237

Mon.-Thurs. 9am-9pm, Fri. 9am-5pm, closed holidays       

 

 

Family Crisis

  • Division of Youth Services: Family Crisis Intervention Unit provides 24/7 accessibility. 

Phone: 908-558-2520

Website: www.ucnj.org/youth

 

  • Family and Children’s Services, Inc. is a counseling service provided at no cost to eligible youth and families in Union County. Their mission is to build hope, heal trauma, and strengthen families and communities.

Main Office

40 North Ave.

Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Phone: 908-352-7474           

 

Midtown Elizabeth

70 West Grand Street

Elizabeth, NJ 07202

Phone: 908-372-1007

Website: https://facsnj.org

  • Union County Family Crisis Intervention Unit is available 24 hours a day. 

Phone: 908-558-2520

Website: www.ucnj.org/youth

 

Counseling

  • Individual and Family Counseling Services/Family and Children’s Services offers free counseling to anyone between the ages of 13 and 21.

Phone: 908-372-1007

  • Grief Counseling: Imagine-A Ctr for Coping w/Loss

Phone: 908-264-3100

 

Pregnancy

  • Gateway Pregnancy Center provides the following free services: pregnancy testing, counseling, material support, baby items, and ultrasound referral.   

Elizabeth Office

Phone:908-353-0604

Mondays: 11-2

Tuesdays: 1-4

Thursdays: 1-4

Saturdays: 9:30-12:30

Union Office

Phone: 973-399-8378

Tuesdays: 9:30-12

Wednesdays: 9:30-12

Thursdays: 6:30-9

Email: Jackie@Gateway.org

Website: www.Gateway.org

  • Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center provides the following free services: pregnancy options consultation, pregnancy testing, and ultrasounds. This center serves those who encounter unplanned pregnancy or related concern. Lighthouse is at the following locations:

 

2025 Hamburg Turnpike

Wayne, NJ 07470

Phone: 973-238-9045

75 Ellison Street

Paterson, NJ 07505

Phone: 1-862-257-3820

 

297 Lafayette Ave.

Hawthorne, NJ 07506

Phone: 973-238-9045

  • Bridge Women's Center - We provide no-cost ultrasounds, pregnancy tests, counseling and encouragement. Our mobile pregnancy center meets you where you are and connects you with the resources you need.

127 White Oak Lane

Old Bridge, NJ 08857

(732) 588-0999

website: bridgewomenscenter.com

                                                                       Legal Services

  •  Bridgeway Justice Involved Services

​Phone 908-289-7330 (#3)

  • Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc.

​Phone: 908-354-4340

 

  • Community Health Law Project

Phone: 908-355-8282

 

 

 

Homelessness 

  • City Relief is a mobile outreach whose mission is to provide hot meals, create connections, and community. Included are connections to benefits, rehab, ID cards, housing, legal services, employment, and clothing. 

Weekly Outreach Schedule: New York City

Wednesdays: 11-1

Chelsea Park: 28th St. between 9th and 10th                          

 

Thursdays: 11-1

Sara D. Roosevelt Park

Delancey St.(between Chrystie and Forsyth St.)   

Fridays: 11-1

14th Street/Salvation Army:

132 W 14th St. between 6th and 7th Ave.                        

 

Saturdays: 11-1

Harlem/Salvation Army Temple:

540 Malcolm X Blvd. @ 138th

 

South Bronx

148th St. and Brook Ave.

                                               

Weekly Outreach Schedule: New Jersey

Thursday: 11:30-1:30

Paterson, NJ

Eva’s Village, 370 Grand St.                          

 

Friday: 5:00-7:00

Newark, NJ

Peter Francisco Park

1 Raymond Plaza W Market St.

Saturday: 10-2

Paterson, NJ

Good Shepherd Mission

336 Broadway 

  • Zion Lutheran Church is located at 215 Elm St. in Rahway. This church feeds the homeless in Union County. 

Pastor A. Pernini Phone: 732-388-1815

  • Salvation Army Emergency Shelter is located at 1018 East Grand Street in Elizabeth. This is an emergency shelter for single adults. 

Phone : 908-352-2886

  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Shelter provides temporary shelter for homeless and runaway youth (ages 13-17). 

Phone Numbers: 908-354-5420 and 908-413-4261

           

                                                

 Youth Services 

  • Trinitas Child & Adolescent Outpatient Unit’s S.H.A.R.E (Sexual Harassment and Regaining Empowerment Program) is a program that includes the following: strategies to improve decision making, rediscovering self-esteem, individual and family therapy to restore relationships, and more. It is open to pre-teens and teens, ages 11-18 years old. 

Phone: 908-994-7223

 

  • Healthy Boundaries Group of Trinitas Regional Medical Center is a group intended for children between the ages of 10 and 13 who exhibit touching/boundary issues, sexual behavior problems, and/or improper sexualized language. Objectives include learning about the following: respect for self and others, appropriate boundaries, impulsivity management, self-esteem building, and more. 

Phone: 908-994-7223

 

  • Communities in Cooperation, Inc. works to help build a more equitable youth justice system with a focus on building relationships between youth and law enforcement while helping to cultivate positivity in youth.

Phone: 908-499-8450                        

Email: cic.we.share@gmail.com

 

  • Substance Abuse Resources for Adolescents

NJ Connect Hotline

Phone:1-855-652-3737

Available Mon.-Fri. 8am -10 pm

Saturday and Sunday: 5pm -10pm        

  

Perform Care Hotline

Phone: 1-877-652-7624

Detox Patient/Outpatient/Inpatient  

                 

  •   Juvenile Justice Substance Abuse Program

​Phone: 908-994-7376 : Luke Salter        

 

  •   NJ Homeless Hotline

​Phone: 877-746-5211

  •   NJ Connect for Recovery (Opioid Helpline)

​Phone: 1-855-652-3737

 

Employment and Educational Assistance

  • Union County Educational Achievement Center prepares 16–21-year-old students to take the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) to earn a high school diploma. Post-secondary placements and/or employment services are provided. 

Boxwood Learning Center

115 W 2nd Ave., FL. 3

Roselle, NJ 07203

Phone:  908-468-1802

Email: info@boxwoodnj.org

 

  • Youth Forward offers the following to anyone between the ages of 14 and 24: job placements and internships, tutoring and GED services, career and college counseling, and training and certifications.

Phone: 908-558-2520

Email: info.youthforward@ucnj.org

 

  • Linden First-Communities in Cooperation, Inc. (Linden)

Phone: 908-290-3107

 

  • Roselle-First-Communities inn Cooperation, Inc. (Roselle)

Phone:  908-245-1759

 

Immigration Assistance

  • Catholic Charities (Newark)

Phone: 908-276-2012

  • Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) (Newark)-Immigration Matters

Phone: 202-824-8680

  • Jefferson Park Ministries (JPM) (Elizabeth)

Phone: 908-469-9508

  • International Rescue Committee (Elizabeth)

Phone: 908-351-5116 ext.116

 

Health Education/Services

  • Children’s Specialized Hospital-Free early development screening

Phone: 908-301-5498

  • Hyacinth Aids Foundation-Helps live with HIV, prevent, and advocate

Phone: 908-755-0021

  • PROCEED-Testing, counseling, and resources for HIV/AIDS

Phone: 908-351-7727 ext. 224