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Mental Health and Wellness
Adult Inpatient Psychiatric Services
Trinitas Regional, Elizabeth
Mental Health Peer Recovery
Monday-Friday: 8am-10pm/Saturday and Sunday: 5pm-10pm
NJ Mental Health Cares
7 days a week: 8am-8pm
Union County Domestic Violence Hotline
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Union County Family Justice Center
Union County Rape Crisis Center Helpline
Justice Involved Services (for jail diversion in cases of mental-health related nonviolent offenses
National Eating Disorders Hotline
Mon.-Thurs. 9am-9pm, Fri. 9am-5pm, closed holidays
Division of Youth Services: Family Crisis Intervention Unit provides 24/7 accessibility.
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.
40 North Ave.
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
70 West Grand Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Union County Family Crisis Intervention Unit is available 24 hours a day.
Individual and Family Counseling Services/Family and Children’s Services offers free counseling to anyone between the ages of 13 and 21.
Grief Counseling: Imagine-A Ctr for Coping w/Loss
Gateway Pregnancy Center provides the following free services: pregnancy testing, counseling, material support, baby items, and ultrasound referral.
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
75 Ellison Street
Paterson, NJ 07505
297 Lafayette Ave.
Hawthorne, NJ 07506
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
Bridgeway Justice Involved Services
Phone 908-289-7330 (#3)
Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc.
Community Health Law Project
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
Chelsea Park: 28th St. between 9th and 10th
Sara D. Roosevelt Park
Delancey St.(between Chrystie and Forsyth St.)
14th Street/Salvation Army:
132 W 14th St. between 6th and 7th Ave.
Harlem/Salvation Army Temple:
540 Malcolm X Blvd. @ 138th
148th St. and Brook Ave.
Weekly Outreach Schedule: New Jersey
Eva’s Village, 370 Grand St.
Peter Francisco Park
1 Raymond Plaza W Market St.
Good Shepherd Mission
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.
Runaway & Homeless Youth Shelter provides temporary shelter for homeless and runaway youth (ages 13-17).
Phone Numbers: 908-354-5420 and 908-413-4261
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.
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.
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.
Substance Abuse Resources for Adolescents
NJ Connect Hotline
Available Mon.-Fri. 8am -10 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 5pm -10pm
Perform Care Hotline
Juvenile Justice Substance Abuse Program
Phone: 908-994-7376 : Luke Salter
NJ Homeless Hotline
NJ Connect for Recovery (Opioid Helpline)
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
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.
Linden First-Communities in Cooperation, Inc. (Linden)
Roselle-First-Communities inn Cooperation, Inc. (Roselle)
Catholic Charities (Newark)
Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) (Newark)-Immigration Matters
Jefferson Park Ministries (JPM) (Elizabeth)
International Rescue Committee (Elizabeth)
Phone: 908-351-5116 ext.116
Children’s Specialized Hospital-Free early development screening
Hyacinth Aids Foundation-Helps live with HIV, prevent, and advocate
PROCEED-Testing, counseling, and resources for HIV/AIDS
Phone: 908-351-7727 ext. 224