In an Emergency
Jewish Family Service is open Sunday thru Friday. Our hours are as follows:
Monday – Thursday 9 AM – 9 PM
Sunday and Friday 9 AM – 1 PM
These resources provide information to help you or individuals you work with navigate through a crisis.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Crisis Response Network Resources: http://www.crisisnetwork.org/find-help/resources/
Crisis Screening Center (973-754-2230): https://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dmhas/home/hotlines/MH_Screening_Centers.pdf
SAMHSA National Helpline information: https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline
SAMHSA Crisis Services: Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Funding Strategies: https://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA14-4848/SMA14-4848.pdf
Mental Health First Aid: https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org
Post-crisis planning tips from WRAP: http://mentalhealthrecovery.com/info-center-category/postcrisis
If you are a client of the agency with a serious emergency and you feel you need to speak to the on-call social worker, please call 862-210-0673. If you do not reach someone please leave your name and number and your call will be returned within 2 hours.