About Mental Health Association in New Jersey’s NJ Connect for Recovery, a Free, Confidential Call Line

The Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ) provides an invaluable service in the war against opiate addition in New Jersey —  NJ Connect for Recovery, the only call line in New Jersey dedicated to providing counseling specifically to individuals and families who are coping with addiction to heroin and prescription painkillers. This service helps to address the severe opiate misuse problem, which has reached epidemic proportions in our state. The toll free phone number for NJ Connect for Recovery is 855-652-3737 (TTY: 877-294-4356) and the website URL is http://www.njconnectforrecovery.org/.

“NJ Connect for Recovery is an example of a private/public partnership. It is the result of collaboration between the Mental Health Association in New Jersey, the New Jersey Division of Mental Health and Addition Services, the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office and our sponsor, Actavis, plc. Our goal is to address the opiate misuse crisis by enhancing services to those who are addicted and providing guidance and support to their loved ones who have often been at a loss about how to find help,” stated William Waldman, MHANJ’s Board of Trustees Chairperson, faculty member of the Rutgers University School of Social Work and former Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Human Services.

NJ Connect for Recovery Press Release

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