Southern New Jersey Mental Health Resources

Southern New Jersey Mental Health Resources

For a life-threatening emergency, always dial 911.

An emergency is considered to be any serious and sudden medical, emotional, or behavioral health situation that, if not given immediate professional attention, could lead to a person being severely harmed or possibly harming someone else.


2NDFLOOR-Call /text 1-888-222-2228 or chat online (24/7)

A 24/7 confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey’s youth and young adults


NJ Hopeline-Call 1-855-654-6735 or chat online (24/7)

New Jersey’s Peer Support & Suicide Prevention Hotline


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline-Call 1-800-273-8255 or chat online (24/7)


NJ Mental Health Cares Helpline, 866-202-HELP (4357)

Available 7 days a week, 8am -8pm.


NAMI  New Jersey (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

Call the NAMI Helpline at 800-950-NAMI  or in a crisis,  text “NAMI” to 741741


Mom2Mom Helpline-Call 877-914-6662 (24/7)

24/7 Peer support services for moms of children with special needs including mental health challenges


Family Helpline
(800) THE-KIDS (843-5437)

  • 24/7 hotline for stressed families to work through frustrations before a crisis occurs
  • Trained volunteers of Parents Anonymous provide empathic listening about parenting and refer to resources in the community.


New Jersey Children’s System of Care

PerformCare (Contracted System Administrator for NJ CSOC)

PerformCare is New Jersey’s single point of access for an array of behavioral health services for youth with emotional and behavioral challenges, developmental disabilities, and/or substance use challenges. Services include Mobile Response and Stabilization Services, Care Management Organizations, and Family Support Organizations.

To access services, call PerformCare (877) 652-7624 (24 Hours a Day/7 Days a Week)


Mobile Response and Stabilization Services (MRSS)

Immediate, in-home stabilization services are available 24/7 for youth up to age 21.

Atlantic and Cape May MRSS -AtlantiCare

Burlington MRSS-Legacy Treatment Services

Camden County MRSS (Oaks Integrated Care)

Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem MRSS-Acenda Integrated Health


Care Management Organizations

Atlantic and Cape May CMO-CapeAtlantic I.N.K.

Burlington CMO-Partners for Kids and Families

Camden CMO- Camden County Partnership for Children

Cumberland, Gloucester, and  Salem CMO-CGS Family Partnership

NJ Designated Psychiatric Screening Services

(24/7 services for psychiatric emergencies, crisis intervention services, information and referral)


Atlantic County-AtlantiCare Psychiatric Intervention Program (PIP)

(609) 344-1118

Emergency Center of AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center City Campus

1925 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City,  08401


Burlington County-Legacy Treatment Services Screening and Crisis Intervention Program


To request a mobile outreach or for more information, please call 609-835-6180.

218 A Sunset Road, Willingboro, NJ 08046


Camden Country-Oaks Integrated Care @Jefferson Medical Center

(856) 428-HELP

2201 W Chapel Avenue, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002


Cape May County- Acenda Integrated Health Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES) at Cape Regional Medical Center

(844) 422-3632

2 Stone Harbor Boulevard, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210


Cumberland County- Cumberland County Guidance Center at Inspira Medical Center


333 Irving Ave, Bridgeton, 08302


Gloucester County- Acenda Integrated Health Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES)


42 South Delsea Drive, Glassboro, NJ 08028


Salem County-Healthcare Commons Inc at Memorial Hospital System of Salem County

Office Hours/Non-Emergency # (856) 299-3200

Emergency/24 Hours Crisis # (856) 299-3001


Salem Medical Center– 24 hours a day 310 Woodstown Road

Salem, NJ 08079


Carney’s Point Office-During operational hours, usually 8:30 am to 9:00 pm

500 S. Pennsville-Auburn Rd, Carney’s Point NJ, 08069,


Outreach services are available 25 hours a day, 7 days a week, to individuals who are presenting as a danger to self, others or property, and are unable or unwilling to come to the screening center.



Inpatient Hospitalization Programs


Hampton Behavioral Health Center (Westampton, NJ)

(800) 603-6767


Jefferson Health (Cherry Hill, NJ)

(800) 528-3425


Inspira Health (Bridgeton,NJ)

(856) 575-4155


Hackensack Meridian Carrier Clinic (Belle Mead, NJ)



Friends Hospital (Philadelphia, PA)

(215) 831-2600


Foundations Behavioral Health (Doylestown, PA)-Inpatient Unit for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

(215) 345-7151 / (215) 345-0444


Partial Hospitalization (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP)

AtlantiCare (Egg Harbor Township) 



Hampton Behavioral Health Center (Westampton and Cherry Hill, NJ)

(800) 603-6767


High Focus Centers (Cherry Hill, NJ)

(800) 877-3628


Inspira Health (Elmer, Bridgeton, and Woodbury, NJ)

Elmer and Bridgeton (856) 575-4196

Woodbury (856) 251-9059


Penn Medicine Princeton House Behavioral Health (Moorestown, NJ)

(888) 437-1610  


Rogers Behavioral Health (Philadelphia, PA)- Specialized Services for OCD/Anxiety

(267) 787-6600


Virtua CASTLE Program (Berlin and Camden, NJ)

CASTLE Camden (856) 246-3013

CASTLE Berlin (856) 322-3270


Support Organizations 

Family Support Organizations (FSOs) are county-based organizations that provide direct family-to-family peer support, education, advocacy and other services to family members of children with emotional and behavioral challenges, developmental disabilities, and/or substance use challenges.

Atlantic Cape Family Support Organization
950 Tilton Road Suite 108
Northfield, NJ  08225
 (609) 485-0575

Family Support Organization of Burlington County
1632 Route 38 East
Lumberton, NJ  08048
(609) 265-8838


Camden County Family Support Organization
23 W Park Avenue
Merchantville, NJ  08109
(856) 662-2600


Family Support Organization of Cumberland/Gloucester/Salem
3739 N. Delsea Drive
Vineland, NJ 08360
(856) 507-9400 ext. 101


NAMI  New Jersey (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

For all other resources, please visit or contact NJ211 directly by dialing 2-1-1; texting your zip code to 898-211; or chatting with them online.   The NJ211 statewide service is free, confidential, multilingual and always open.