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Governor Chris Christie • Lt.Governor Kim Guadagno
Division of Mental Health Services
New Jersey Helps
NJ 211 Community Resource Website
New Jersey Mental Health Cares Hotline
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Veterans Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
New Jersey Housing Resource Center
NJ Family Care
New Jersey Lottery
Information & Referrals
Call toll-free:   1-800-382-6717
Reporting Patient Abuse
To report patient abuse at a state hospital, call 1-888-490-8413
(click here for more information)
Office of State Hospital Management
John Whitenack, Assistant Director
(609) 777-0757
Office of Community Services
Northern Region

Vivian Schwartz, Regional Coordinator
(973) 977-4397
(Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital Catchment Area)

Central Region

Al Glebocki, Regional Coordinator
(609) 777-0687
(Trenton Psychiatric Hospital Catchment Area)

Southern Region

Lenore Velez-Rigney, Regional Coordinator
(609) 567-7352
(Ancora Psychiatric Hospital Catchment Area)

Commissioner's Task Force on Dual Diagnosis
For information about individuals with developmental disabilities experiencing a mental or behavioral health problem, you can visit the Division of Developmental Disabilities' website by clicking here.

Mental Health Licensing
Telephone:  (609) 292-7261
Fax:  (609) 777-1617

Click here to view the Department of Human Services' Office of Licensing website.

Self-Help Organizations
Collaborative Support Programs
of New Jersey (for a list of consumers
self-help centers).  For more
information, please go to their website:

New Jersey Self-Help Clearinghouse
(free help in finding or starting any
New Jersey support group).  For more
information, please go to their
               NJ Groups Quick Links

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
(NAMI) in New Jersey (offers self-help,
support and advocacy for families of
people with serious mental illnesses).  For
more information, please go to their


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