In case of an Emergency:

Call 911

Warmlines provide preventative & non-emergency person to person phone help, information, support and resources.

Hotlines provide person to person phone help, interventions, support and resources to individuals experiencing urgent or crises situations. Family members may also call.

Hotlines may also provide preventative & non-emergency person to person phone help, support and resources.


NJ 211 (Access to Community Resources)
24 Hour Information Line for NJ State & Community Services & Resources
Dial: 211 or 1-877-652-1148
Initiate a LIVE CHAT via the NJ 211 website homepage to connect with a caring professional who
knows community resources and can help make help happen.

Office of Advocacy (NJ Department of Children & Families)
Helpline to assist parents, caregivers and service providers with questions regarding the safety
and well-being of children.
1-877-543-7864 (Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm) 

NJ Department of Human Services
Toll-Free Phone Numbers for NJ Family & Support Services

NJ Department of Children & Families
Toll-Free Phone Numbers for NJ Child Safety & Parenting Services

NJ Department of Health
Toll-Free Phone Numbers for NJ Health Care & Related Services

New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse
Referral Line for Various Parent and Family Support and Self-Help Services
1-800-367-6274  (8:30 am - 5:00 pm)
For those interested, assistance is also available to start a self-help group in your community.

NJ Office of Vital Statistics and Registry (Ordering Birth Certificates) 
1-866-649-8726 (Toll-Free Phone Number)

La Leche League of New Jersey (Mother to Mother Breastfeeding Support)
24 Hour Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support
(Phone numbers listed by Region/County)

NJ Early Intervention System (Developmental & Early Learning Assistance)
Referral Line for Early Intervention Services

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network
(Parent to Parent Support for Parents of Children with Special Health Care Needs)
Referral Line for Various Parent to Parent Support Services

24 Hour Mother-to-Mother Support for Families with Children with Speical Needs 
1-877-914-6662 (1-877-914-MOM2) (Government Made Easy)
Referral Line for all US Government Services and Resources