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Association of Jewish Family and Childrens Agencies
557 Cranbury Rd., Suite 2
East Brunswick, NJ 08816-5419

Phone Number: (800) 634-7346
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (732) 432-7127
URL: www.ajfca.org

Membership agency that provides information and referrals to programs they sponsor. .



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Brighter Days Drop-In Center
681 River Avenue, Suite 2A
Lakewood, NJ 08701-

Phone Number: (732) 363-3909
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (732) 905-0906
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The Drop-In Center is a place for mental health consumers to interact with peers and enjoy social and recreational activities.



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CARE - Consumer Advocacy Recreation Exchange
700 Madison Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ 07712-

Phone Number: (732) 869-9141
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The Center offers recreational activities, an evening social, transportation, and individual advocacy.



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Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS)
1009 Lenox Dr., Suite 204
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-

Phone Number: (609) 895-8101
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 895-9648
URL: www.chcs.org

CHCS' mission is to promote the development and implementation of effective health and social policy for all Americans. It serves as the program office for two national initiatives: The Medicaid Managed Care Program (demonstration projects, feasibility studies, technical assistance to state & local governments, health care organizations, consumers, and policymakers); and The Building Health Systems Program (grants to support models of caring for people with chronic illnesses).



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Coalition of Mental Health Consumer Organizations (COMHCO)
408 Sussex St.
Peterson, NJ 07503-1914

Phone Number: (973) 778-7361
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (973) 778-7931
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Provides information, support and advocacy on mental health issues.



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Collaborative Support Program New Jersey
11 Spring Street
Freehold, NJ 07728

Phone Number: (800) 227-3729
Secondary Phone Number: (732) 780-1175

Fax: (732) 780-8977
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Provides housing for people with MICA (Mental Illness and Chemical Abuse) and housing for people who have been hospitalized for a number of years. The organization will also open a housing program for older persons with mental illness. They also provide self-help groups, and have several drop-in centers across the state. Focus also on educating the public on mental illness, in attempts to alleviate stigma.



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Counseling and Psychotherapy Services Inc.
85 Cranberry Run
Southampton, NJ 08088

Phone Number: (609) 801-9008
Secondary Phone Number: (888) 716-9797

Fax:
URL: http://www.counseling-psychotherapy.com/

General practice, with specialization in anxiety disorders and traumatic stress, serving Burlington County, NJ.



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DBSA - Mt. Holly
1337 Thornwood Drive
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054

Phone Number: (856) 234-6238
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Educate patients, families, and professionals, and the public concerning the nature of depressive and manic-depressive illness as treatable medical diseases; to foster self-help for patients and families; to eliminate discrimination and stigma; to improve access to care; and to advocate for research toward the elimination of these illnesses



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DBSA Essex County
P.O. Box 707
Montclair, NJ 07042

Phone Number: (973) 744-5230
Secondary Phone Number:

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local chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)



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DBSA- Middlesex County

New Brunswick, NJ 08857-

Phone Number: (732) 679-6343
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Educate patients, families, and professionals, and the public concerning the nature of depressive and manic-depressive illness as treatable medical diseases; to foster self-help for patients and families; to eliminate discrimination and stigma; to improve access to care; and to advocate for research toward the elimination of these illnesses



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DBSA Morristown
1 Stony Hill Place
Livingston, NJ 07039-

Phone Number: (973) 994-1143
Secondary Phone Number: (800) 367-6274

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Educate patients, families, and professionals, and the public concerning the nature of depressive and manic-depressive illness as treatable medical diseases; to foster self-help for patients and families; to eliminate discrimination and stigma; to improve access to care; and to advocate for research toward the elimination of these illnesses. Group meets in Morristown. Also serves Chatham.



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DBSA Union County
942 Sedgewick Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090

Phone Number: (908) 233-7074
Secondary Phone Number:

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Educate patients, families, and professionals, and the public concerning the nature of depressive and manic-depressive illness as treatable medical diseases; to foster self-help for patients and families; to eliminate discrimination and stigma; to improve access to care; and to advocate for research toward the elimination of these illnesses



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Depression After Delivery
91 East Somerset St.
Raritan, NJ 08869

Phone Number: (800) 944-4773
Secondary Phone Number: (908) 575-9121

Fax: (908) 541-9713
URL: www.depressionafterdelivery.com

Depression After Delivery offers education, support, and information to women and families experiencing post-partum depression, psychosis, or anxiety. Information packets are available. They make referrals to support groups nationwide. Professional Inquiry Line: 215-295-3994



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Division of Medical Asssistance & Health ServicesNew Jersey Department of Human Services
PO Box 712
Trenton, NJ 08625-0712

Phone Number: (609) 588-2600
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 588-3583
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State Medicaid agency.



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Division of Vocational Rehabilitation ServicesNew Jersey Department of Labor
PO Box 398, 135 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-0398

Phone Number: (609) 292-5987
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 292-8347
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Provides education, training and assistance to people with disabilities seeking employment.



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DMDA - Salem County/New Dimensions
16 Maplewood Ave.
Carneys Point, NJ 08069-

Phone Number: (856) 351-9100
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (856) 540-4613
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Educate patients, families, and professionals, and the public concerning the nature of depressive and manic-depressive illness as treatable medical diseases; to foster self-help for patients and families; to eliminate discrimination and stigma; to improve access to care; and to advocate for research toward the elimination of these illnesses



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DMDA - Sussex County
2 Smith St.
Newton, NJ 07860-

Phone Number: (973) 383-3808
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Support group for individuals with depressive and manic-depressive illness.



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First Call for Help New Jersey
1259 Route 46 East, Bldg 3
Parsippany, NJ 07054

Phone Number: (800) 435-7555
Secondary Phone Number: (973) 331-3663

Fax: (973) 331-5147
URL: www.firstcall.org

First Call For Help provides free information and referrals regarding human services in the Morris and Passaic County areas.



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Freedom Trail
10 West Somerset St.
Raritan, NJ 08869-

Phone Number: (908) 722-5778
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Consumer run drop-in center offering groups such as arts and crafts, shopping, and social activities. Provides peer support and empowerment to consumers.



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Greater Long Island Psychiatric Society
P.O. Box 287
Lakehurst, NJ 08733

Phone Number: 732-408-9650
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: 732-408-9652
URL: www.longislandpsych.org

District branch of the American Psychiatric Association.



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Individuals Concerted in Effort (ICE)
611 Doughty Rd
Pleasantville, NJ 08232-

Phone Number: (609) 272-0928
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Drop-in center offering social activities, wellness group, double recovery meetings and arts and crafts.



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Mental Health Association in Atlantic County
1127 North New Road
Absecon, NJ 08201-

Phone Number: (609) 272-1700
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 484-0123
URL: www.mhaac.info

Affiliate of the NMHA.



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Mental Health Association in New Jersey
88 Pompton Ave.
Verona, NJ 07044-

Phone Number: (973) 971-4100
Secondary Phone Number: (800) 367-8850

Fax: (973) 857-1777
URL: www.mhanj.org

Affiliate of the NMHA.



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Mental Health Association in Passaic County
404 Clifton Avenue
Clifton, NJ 07011-

Phone Number: (973) 478-4444
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (973) 478-0941
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Affiliate of the NMHA.



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Mental Health Association in Southwestern New Jersey
505 Cooper St.
Camden, NJ 08102-

Phone Number: (856) 966-6767
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (856) 541-3986
URL: www.mhaswnj.org

Affiliate of the NMHA.



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Mental Health Association of Monmouth County
59 Broad St.
Eatontown, NJ 07724-

Phone Number: (732) 542-6422
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (732) 389-3163
URL:

Affiliate of the NMHA.



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Mental Health Association of Morris County
28 Walnut St. Box 9
Madison, NJ 07740

Phone Number: (800) 273-6517
Secondary Phone Number: (973) 377-9280

Fax: (973) 377-8608
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The Mental Health Association provides information and referral services, community education and advocacy, companionship, social support, family support, consumer empowerment, homeless outreach, and case management services. Programs include the Legislative Network, Community Companions Program, Social Clubs, Concerned Families for the Mentally Ill (CMFI), Parents Involved Network (PIN), Consumer Advocacy Program (CAP), and Extended Support Services (ESS).



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Mental Health Association of Union County
23 North Avenue East
Cranford, NJ 07016

Phone Number: (908) 272-0300
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (908) 272-5696
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The Mental Health Association offers information and support services. They provide counseling services and a community companion program for people with mental illness who are re-entering society after short or long term mental health treatment. They also provide the services in Spanish for the Hispanic community.



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NAMI New Jersey
1562 Route 130
North Brunswick, NJ 08902-

Phone Number: (732) 940-0991
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (732) 940-0355
URL: nj.nami.org/

NAMI New Jersey is a support and advocacy organization. They sponsor local support groups and offer education and information about community services for people with mental illness and their families.



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National Housing Institute
460 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite 211
Montclair, NJ 07042-3552

Phone Number: (973) 509-2888
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (973) 509-8005
URL: www.nhi.org

Researches housing information and publishes bi-monthly magazine. Provides information and research findings to non-profit, community-based organizations that are active in affordable housing and economic development.



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National Women's Health Resource Center
120 Albany St., Suite 820
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Phone Number: (877) 986-9472
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (732) 249-4671
URL: www.healthywomen.org

This is a Clearinghouse for women's health information.



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New Jersey Association of Mental Health Agencies (NJAMHA)
2329 Route 34
Manasquan, NJ 08736-

Phone Number: (732) 528-0900
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (732) 528-0921
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NJAMHA is a statewide trade association representing nonprofit behavioral health provider organizations. It represents 125 hospital-based and freestanding mental health agencies througout New Jersey. NJAMHA advocates for quality, efficient and effective integrated behavioral health care services to mental health consumers and their families.



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New Jersey Board of Marriage and Family Therapy Examiners
PO Box 45007
Newark, NJ 07101-

Phone Number: (973) 504-6415
Secondary Phone Number: (973) 504-6582

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Licenses and regulates MFTs in the State of New Jersey. The Professional Counselor Examiners Committee which regulates professional counselors also comes under the supervision of the Board.



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New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners
PO Box 183
Trenton, NJ 08625-0183

Phone Number: (609) 826-7100
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 826-7117
URL: www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/medical.htm#bme5

The State Office responsible for the licensing and accreditation of medical professionals.



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New Jersey Board of Psychological Examiners
PO Box 45017
Newark, NJ 07101-

Phone Number: (973) 504-6470
Secondary Phone Number:

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Licenses and regulates psychologists in the State of New Jersey.



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New Jersey Board of Social Work Examiners
PO Box 45033
Newark, NJ 07101-

Phone Number: (973) 504-6495
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax:
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Licenses and regulates social workers in the State of New Jersey.



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New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance
20 W State St., PO Box 325
Trenton, NJ 08625-0325

Phone Number: (609) 292-5316
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 984-5273
URL: www.njdobi.org

Insurance and banking commission for New Jersey. Fraud Hotline: 877-553-7283



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New Jersey Division of Mental Health Services
50 East State Street Capitol Center, Post Office 727
Trenton, NJ 08625-0727

Phone Number: (609) 777-0702
Secondary Phone Number: (800) 382-6717

Fax: (609) 777-0662
URL: www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dmhs

State mental health agency.



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New Jersey Mental Health Institute Inc.
3575 Quaker Bridge Rd. Suite 102
Mercerville, NJ 08619

Phone Number: (609) 838-5488
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 838-5480
URL: www.njamha.org

NJMHI is dedicated to promoting quality mental health services through policy development initiatives, training, technical assistance, research, data collection, best practice development and anti-stigma and anti-discrimination campaigns



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New Jersey Protection and Advocacy Inc.
210 South Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608-

Phone Number: (800) 922-7233
Secondary Phone Number: (609) 292-9742

Fax: (609) 777-0187
URL: www.njpanda.org

State Protection and Advocacy Agency


New Jersey Psychiatric Association
P.O. Box 8008
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-8008

Phone Number: (908) 685-0650
Secondary Phone Number: (800) 345-0143

Fax: (908) 725-8610
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Chapter of the American Psychiatric Association, a membership association for psychiatrists. They provide referrals to psychiatrists in New Jersey.



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New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse
100 E. Hanover Avenue Suite 202
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927-2020

Phone Number: (800) 367-6274 (statewide)
Secondary Phone Number: (973) 326-6789

Fax: (973) 326-9467
URL: www.njgroups.org/

Information and referrals to support groups statewide. Assistance to individuals seeking to start groups. Workshops, conferences, training workshops, directory of support groups.



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Novartis Patient Assistance Program
PO Box 8609
Somerville, NJ 08876

Phone Number: (800) 277-2254
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax:
URL: www.pharma.us.novartis.com/novartis/pap/pap.jsp?checked=y

Novartis manufactures the anti-psychotic medication Clozaril and offers free or low-cost supplies of Clozaril to consumers who meet eligibility requirements. Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. EST Monday-Friday



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Queens County Psychiatric Society
7 Romary Court
Glenrock, NJ 07452-

Phone Number: (800) 612-7110
Secondary Phone Number: (201) 612-7110

Fax: (201) 612-7126
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District branch of the American Psychiatric Association.



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Steininger Behavioral Care Services
499 Cooper Landing Road
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

Phone Number: (856) 482-8747
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (856) 482-8420
URL: www.sbcs.us/

A not for profit organization, Steininger Behavioral Care Services has been providing Southern New Jersey communities with a comprehensive range of rehabilitative and mental health services since 1958.



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The American Society of Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama
301 N Harrison St, Suite 508
Princeton, NJ 08540-

Phone Number: (609) 452-1339
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (609) 936-1659
URL: www.asgpp.org

Membership organizatoin for those concerned with psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy.



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The Center for Reintegration
609 72nd Street Floor 1
North Bergen, NJ 07047

Phone Number: (201) 869-2333
Secondary Phone Number:

Fax: (201) 869-2123
URL: www.reintegration.com

This organization assists people recovering from mental illness, through the process of finding meaningful work, restoring relationships and moving towards independent living. Website provides invaluable information on employment and other resources and information on clubhouses.



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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
P.O. Box 2316
Princeton, NJ 08543-2316

Phone Number: (609) 452-8701
Secondary Phone Number: (888) 631-9989

Fax: (609) 627-6406
URL: www.rwjf.org/index.jsp

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is the nation's largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health and health care. The Foundation concentrates its grantmaking in three goal areas: to assure that all Americans have access to basic health care at reasonable cost; to improve the way services are organized and provided to people with chronic health conditions; and to reduce the personal, social and economic harm caused by substance abuse--tobacco, alcohol, and illicit drugs. Publishes "ADVANCES", a quarterly newsletter.