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NJ Hotlines, Information Lines

AIDS/HIV/STD Hotline - New Jersey
    Free referrals, general information, counseling, testing locations, treatment info available 24 hrs.

Boys Town National Hotline for Kids, Teens & Young Adults
    Toll free support line available for kids, teens and young adults to talk at anytime. Website offers bulletin board, success stories and tips for kids, teens and young adults dealing with challenging situations.
    Website for kids by the Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention focuses on topics related to fitness, disease and peer pressure.

    The website of Children's Hospital of Boston has a search feature for 1,200 childhood illnesses and conditions.

Contact We Care
    Active, empathetic listening services by trained volunteers are offered to anyone in distress. For information about volunteering, visit website.

Domestic Violence Hotline
800-572-SAFE available 24/7
    Sponsored by New Jersey Coalition to End Domestic Violence.

Girls Health
    Website, provided by the Office of Women's Health, provides information on health issues, relationships, nutrition and dealing with stress.

Kids Health and Teens Health
          Health education website, a project of The Nemours Foundation established by philanthropist Alfred I. duPont, offers age-appropriate information for parents, teens and children.

New Jersey Mental Health Cares
    Mental health information and referral service provides live support 8am to 8pm and online database of New Jersey's public mental health services.

New Jersey Youth Helpline
    Designed to listen, help and guide youth in addressing challenges, calls are anonymous and confidential except in life-threatening situations.

NJ Connect for Recovery
    Free, confidential, non-judgmental call line supports those experiencing distress related to their own opiate use or that of a friend or family member. Sponsored by Mental Health Association of New Jersey.

Parents Anonymous of New Jersey Family Helpline
800-THE KIDS 24/7
    Trained volunteers of Parents Anonymous offer information, referrals and crisis intervention to parents and families in need. Professionally facilitated self help groups are available.

Poison Information and Education System - New Jersey
    Assistance available 24 hours a day. Teacher guide, children's activity booklets.

         Information about bullying, cyberbullying, prevention and ways to respond. Other resources include Pacer Kids Against Bullying, an animated website for elementary school students, and Teens Against Bullying, geared for teens.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    Toll-free 24-hour call line goes to the nearest crisis center in the network for crisis counseling and mental health referrals.

Union County Rape Crisis Center
    24 hr. hotline offers support, information and assistance accompanying victims to hospitals, police depts. or court.