Helplines, Hotlines & Community Resources

Counseling, Health & Safety


2nd Floor Youth Help Line 
 888.222.2228     www.2ndfloor.org

Above the Influence
 www.abovetheinfluence.com

Addiction Hotline of NJ 
 800.238.2333

Al-Anon / Alateen  
 888.425.2666     www.al-anon.org
                                  
American Anorexia/Bulimia Association of NJ  
 800.931.2237

American Cancer Society  
 800.227.2345     www.cancer.org

Boys Town National Hotline (for all youth) 
 800.448.3000     www.boystown.org

Catholic Charities Family Services
 800.360.7711     www.catholicharities.org

Community YMCA Family Services  
 732.290.9040

Cool Spot  
www.thecoolspot.gov

Covenant House  
 800.999.9999     www.covenanthouse.org

Crisis Text Line
 Text "HOME" to 741741 (24/7 anonymous text line)     www.crisistextline.org

Eating Disorders Helpline
 630.577.1330     www.anad.org

GirlsHealth.gov  
 www.girlshealth.gov

National Child Abuse Hotline 
 800.422.4453     www.childhelp.org

National Eating Disorder Association
 800.931.2237     www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

National Hopeline Network  
 800.442.4673

NJ AIDS/ATD Hotline  
 800.624.2377

NJ Caring Crisis Hotline 
 Text "CWC" to 839863 or call 908.232.2880     www.caringcontact.org

NJ Connect for Recovery  
 855.562.3737

NJ Department of Children and Families   
 877.652.2873     www.state.nj.us/dcf/

NJ Energy Assistance Program
 800.510.31202     www.state.nj.us/dca/divisions/dhcr/offices/hea.html

NJ Good Samaritan Law
 dial 911

NJ Hopeline  
 855.654.6735     www.njhopeline.com

NJ Office of Emergency Management Register Ready  
 211     www.registerready.nj.gov

NJ Quitline  
 866.NJ.STOPS     www.njquitline.org

Ocean County Helpline Crisis Unit 
 732.240.6100

Ocean County Social Services 
 732.349.1500     www.co.ocean.nj.us/socialservices/

Perform Care Mobile Response 
 877.652.7624

Planned Parenthood of Central NJ 
 732.431.1717     www.plannedparenthood.org

Prescription Drop Off Box @Pt. Pleasant Beach Police Dept. 
 732.892.0500

Quit Smoking Community 
 www.quitsmokingcommunity.org

Runaway Hotline 
 800.786.2929     www.1800runaway.org

SAFE- Self Abuse Finally Ends  
 800.DONTCUT     www.selfinjury.com

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration  
 800.662.HELP     www.samhsa.gov

180 Turning Lives Around Domestic & Sexual Assault Helpline
 888.264.7273     www.180nj.org

United Way of Monmouth & Ocean Counties
 732-938-5988     www.uwmoc.org

211 [NJ Information & Referral Service]
 dial 211     www.nj211.org



Financial Hardship


Affordable Housing Alliance
 732.389.2958      www.affordablehousingalliance.com

Comcast Internet Essentials Affordable Internet for Eligible Households
 855.8INTERNET      www.internetessentials.com

NJ Department of Human Services
 211       www.nj.gov

NJHelps
 www.njhelps.org

NJ Housing Resource Center
 877.428.8844       www.njhousing.gov

NJ Natural Gas Payment Assistance
 800.221.0051       www.njng.com

NJ OneApp
 https://oneapp.dhs.state.nj.us/



Hunger Relief


FoodBank of Monmouth & Ocean Counties
 732.918.2600      www.foodbankmoc.org

Food Stamps
 800.687.9512      https://oneapp.dhs.state.nj.us/

JBJ Soul Kitchen
 732.731.1414       www.jbjsoulkitchen.org

Ocean County Hunger Relief
 732.505.HELP       www.ochungerrelief.org



Legal


South Jersey Legal Services
 800.496.4570       www.lsnj.org



LGBTQ Issues


LGBT Youth Line  
 800.347.8336

The Trevor Project
 866.488.7386       www.thetrevorproject.org



Mental Health


Community Behavioral Health
 888.545.2600     www.ecommunity.com/s/behavioral-health/24-hour-crisis

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill [NAMI]
 800.223.0500     www.nami.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
 800.273.8255     www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Ocean Mental Health Services
 732.575.1111     www.oceanmhs.org

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration  
 800.662.HELP     www.samhsa.gov



Special Education


Ability Online
 www.ablelink.org

Center for Parent Information & Resources
 www.parentcenterhub.org

Cerebral Palsy Foundation
 http://yourcpf.org

Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
 www.chadd.org

Do2Learn Educational Resources for Special Needs Students
 www.do2learn.com

Family Support Center of New Jersey
 www.fscnj.org

NJ Dept of Human Services Division of Disability Services Resources for 2018
 www.state.nj.us/

NJ Parent Link Early Childhood, Parenting & Professional Resource Center
 www.njparentlink.nj.gov

Pt. Pleasant SEPAC
 www.sites.google.com/site/sepacpointpleasant

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network [SPAN]
 www.spanadvocacy.org

Sesame Street Autism Resources for Parents
 www.autism.sesamestreet.org

United Cerebral Palsy
 www.ucp.org