In Case of 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.
New Jersey Warmlines
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 Health
Toll-Free Phone Numbers for NJ Health Care & Related Services
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
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
(Support for Parents of Children with Special Education & Health Care Needs)
Referral Line for Parent Education, Advocacy and Peer Support Services
24 Hour Helpline for Mothers with Children with Special Needs
Provides mom-to-mom support for mothers as caregivers, including mental health & wellness needs.
USA.gov (Government Made Easy)
Referral Line for all US Government Services and Resources
USDA National Hunger Hotline
Referral Line for Families Needing Food Assistance & Summer Meals for Children
The USDA National Hunger Hotline is operated by Hunger Free America.
Health Insurance Marketplace Call Center
24 Hour Referral Line for Individuals and Families
Referral Line for Small Businesses
1-800-706-7893 (Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 7:00 pm)
Vehicle Safety Hotline (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration)
Referral Line for Auto Safety and Child Car Seats
1-888-327-4236 (Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 8:00 pm)