OVERLOOK MEDICAL CENTER
99 Beauvoir Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
Area Health Departments
BLOOMFIELD HEALTH DEPARTMENT
One Municipal Plaza, Room 111 Bloomfield, NJ 07003
EAST ORANGE HEALTH DEPARTMENT
143 New Street, East Orange, NJ 07017
IRVINGTON HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Municipal Building Room 109 – 1 Civic Square, Irvington, New Jersey 07111
MONTCLAIR HEALTH DEPARTMENT
205 Claremont Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042
NEWARK DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY WELLNESS
110 William Street, Newark, NJ 07102
City of Newark: Mary Eliza Mahoney Health Centers (FQHC) 394 University Avenue
For medical clinics appointments: 1-800-734-7083
ORANGE HEALTH DEPARTMENT
29 North Day Street, Orange NJ 07050
Social Services: United Way 211 / New Jersey State Programs
Need Help 2-1-1 Help Hotline – This is a 211 Hotline information program set up for the (by United Way) State of New Jersey. This phone number serves just like the regular 411 telephone information phone number. You call this number and tell the operator what social service you need (i.e., food, clothing, furniture, drug treatment, shelter/housing, etc.) and the operator will provide you with a list of agencies and phone numbers that provide the requested services in the requested city. You can also go online to access these services http://www.nj211.org and print out the list of agencies provided.
NJ HELPS Services – http://njhelps.org (established by the state of New Jersey) is designed to give consumers a “one-stop” shopping resource for the wide range of programs, information and services provided by the Department of Human Services and its partners, to assist individuals, families and communities in and throughout the state of New Jersey. This website is designed to allow you, the clients, (by putting in their income, housing and other requested data) to prescreen and obtain a read out of all state benefits programs you may qualify for. This includes all of the 28 Medicaid programs operated by the State of New Jersey.
Consumer Safety Guide – https://www.consumersafetyguide.com/ The American public relies on manufacturers and governmental agencies to ensure that products sold in the U.S. are safe when used as directed. We have information about some of the latest safety issues involving drugs, medical devices, food and other products. Thousands of people are injured every year because of dangerous drugs and defective medical devices. Drugs and devices that were given to patients by their health care providers and used according to instructions still caused serious harm.
Referrals for Drug Treatment Programs
Newark, NJ Campus – Integrity House is committed to helping individuals and families through an effective and measurable system of comprehensive therapeutic community addictions treatment and recovery support in a way that brings about positive, long-term lifestyle change.
TURNING POINT – INTEGRITY HOUSE
Hotline: 973-239-9400 Ext 179
Verona, NJ Campus – Providing compassionate treatment for alcoholism, drug addiction, and co-occurring disorder. Detox for all substances – will detox from methadone if patient has been on 30mg or less for at least 5 days.
BERGEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Service Line: 201-967-4194 option 1
A Mental Health Treatment Services in Paramus, NJ. Specialized programs for persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders. Detox for all substances. Medicaid/Medicare/Private Insurance/State Funding/Charity Care
CARE POINT HEALTH – BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
Service Line: 201-795-8374
Bayonne Medical Center/Christ Hospital/Hoboken University Medical Center – Detox from opiate, benzo, alcohol, takes individuals on methadone 50mg and lower Medicaid/Medicare/Private Insurance/State Funding/Charity Care
Drug Addiction and Understanding Rehab
HELP.ORG exists to empower people with understanding, resources and tools they need to start or continue on their journey of recovery. Addiction presents unique challenges for everyone, but with the help and support of other people, anyone can overcome.
Alcohol Help – An Overview of Alcoholism and Treatment
ALCOHOLHELP.COM exists to empower people with understanding, resources and tools they need to start or continue on their journey of recovery. Alcohol addiction presents unique challenges for everyone, but with the help and support of other people, anyone can overcome. Call to speak to an expert: 844-561-5951
Sleep Help Institute https://www.sleephelp.org/addiction-and-sleep
A site devoted to spreading awareness of sleep health and wellness. Since many addicts in recovery will experience sleep problems like insomnia and fatigue, we created extensive written guides examining how to manage these issues without returning to substance abuse or resorting to habit-forming sedatives to get to sleep.
Local Police Departments
Please be reminded that calling 911 from your cellphone does not ensure you are contacting your local police department or even one in the state of New Jersey. In a real emergency either use a land line phone to call 911 or call the local police department directly.
East Orange: 973-266-5000
Glen Ridge: 973-748-5400
No. Arlington: 973-991-4400
Local Food Pantries and Kitchens
Essex ResounceNet http://www.essexresourcenet.org/
We provide a wide range of information about support, resources, and services for families in Essex County, New Jersey.
Local Food Pantry/Kitchens (click here)
Housing/Shelter (click here)