Support for Families Regarding an Adult with Substance-Use Challenges
Support for Families Regarding an Adult Living with a Substance Use Challenges
The Mental Health Association in New Jersey offers several programs to support New Jerseyans who have a family member living with substance use disorder.
Throughout New Jersey many families take an active role in care for a relative who has issues around substance use. The Mental Health Association in New Jersey offers emotional support and referrals through several programs for families.
NJ Connect for Recovery
NJ Connect for Recovery is a free, confidential program focused on helping family members and friends coping with a loved-one’s substance-use disorder. A service of the Mental Health Association in New Jersey, NJ Connect for Recovery provides a safe, nonjudgmental place for individuals and family members to get counseling, and assistance from trained, experienced staff members on substance-use issues.
We provide emotional support, education, ongoing family and peer guidance and access to treatment options through REACHNJ. Calls are answered live through our call line at (855) 652-3737 from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. on weekdays, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. on weekends, and 3 p.m. – 10 p.m. on holidays. Call (855) 652-3737 for immediate guidance and support and get your substance use disorder questions answered.