Helpful COVID-19 Hotlines and Resources
Monmouth County Health Department has opened a phone bank to respond to callers with questions or concerns about COVID-19. As you can imagine, many callers are experiencing increased anxiety, fear, and worry about COVID-19. There are Disaster Response Crisis Counselors (DRCCs) volunteering on the phone lines. The phone line is available from 9am-8pm. 732-845-2070.
For other Coronavirus (COVID-19) questions, residents can call the health experts at the NJ Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222.
Also, AA meetings are being held online and can be found through the following link: http://aa-intergroup.org/directory.php.
Crisis Counselors are available via the Crisis Text Line: text SHARE to 741741. They offer support through texting for those that are experiencing fear, stress, anxiety, depression, panic, and isolation. They operate 24/7.
Rutgers UBHC offers telephonic peer support lines. They are a resource for individuals with struggling with substance use, are in recovery, or need support and may feel isolated at this time.
- New Jersey Peer Recovery 8AM-8PM on 3/26/20 the hours are being extended to 10PM for individuals with substance abuse problems or those in recovery needing support: 1-833-422-2765
- Vets4Warriors- 24/7 National Program for veterans who have served in wars-1-855-838-8255
- Vet 2 Vet- any NJ veteran 24/7 1-866-838-7654
- Mom2Mom-mothers with special needs children 8AM-8PM -1-877-914-6662
- Care2Caregiver- with family members who are caring for family member with memory loss, Alzheimer’s, dementia or a related disorder 8AM-8PM 1-800-424-2494
- Cop2Cop- 24/7 law enforcement officers 1-866-267-2267
- Worker 2Worker for DCP and P workers 8AM-8PM-1-855-327-7482
- Aid NJEA- school staff members and their families Monday-Thursday 12PM-8PM; Fridays 12PM-6PM 1-866-243-6532
Last Updated: 03/18/20