Guidance Resources

  • Mental Health Hotlines
    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  1-800-273-TALK (8255)
    NJ Suicide Prevention Hopeline:  NJ HOPELINE (1-855-654-6735) or text:
    National Suicide Prevention: 988

    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Text TALK to 741741

    2nd Floor Youth Helpline:  888-222-2228 (call or text)  


    Emergency Response

    Life Threatening Emergencies: 911


    Report Concerns

    Speak UP: 484-361-4544 (call/text) or email:

    Report Abuse (verbal/emotional/physical) 1-877-NJABUSE (652-2873)

    Community Mental Health Centers

    Emergency Services
    New Bridge Medical Center:
    This is Bergen County's psychiatric hospital, serving both adolescents and adults.

    Perform Care:
    This is a mobile crisis unit that will come to your home