Resource Directory

Welcome to Safe+Sound Somerset’s Resource Directory! The Resource Directory is a partial list of the resources available in our community, and is meant to be a starting point to help you identify services and providers. Please note that Safe+Sound Somerset cannot vouch for any of these resources. Search websites, ask for recommendations from friends and peers, and call or email a potential service provider to decide whether or not something is the right fit for you.

This Resource Directory will be updated regularly. Safe+Sound reserves the right to choose which information we will publish.

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1 in 6 – Supporting Male Survivors of Sexual Violence

Website with info/resources, and weekly group chat for adults with counselor.

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website

1-to-1 Online Peer Support Chat – LGBTQ+ National Help Center

Anonymous and confidential space online to connect with a trained LGBTQIA+ peer support volunteer. We discuss many different issues and concerns including, but not limited to, coming out issues, gender and/or sexuality identities, relationship concerns, bullying, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS anxiety, safer-sex information, suicide, and much more.

Hours: Monday thru Friday from 4pm to midnight; Saturday from noon to 5pm, Eastern
How to Access: Go to website

911

Call in case of emergency

911
How to Access: Call

988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline (formerly National Suicide Prevention Lifeline)

Call or live chat on website. Free and confidential support for people in distress or their loved ones. Prevention and crisis resources on website. American Sign Language services available. Button to call on website, plus text lifeline.

Hours: 24 hours/7 days
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call. For ASL, click "ASL Now" button on website

A Center for Change – Hunterdon County location

Counseling and therapy center with multiple northern NJ locations

2200 Building, 1220 Highway 31
Lebanon, NJ 08833
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: $200 for evaluation, $150 for 45 min. Reduced fees avail., private insurance, self-pay
How to Access: Call or request appt. online

Abuse Intervention Program – Prevention Resources

Treatment aimed at addressing and preventing abuse/controlling behavior among individuals who have cause harm in their intimate relationships. For Somerset, Hunterdon, and Middlesex counties. Every county in NJ has an AIP provider.

Somerset County: Stephanie Powley
4 Walter E. Foran Blvd.
Flemington, NJ 08822
Referal Form :Self refer, or can be referred by community partners like courts, DCPP, law enforcement
How to Access: Call or email - check website for additional info

Adult Survivors of Child Abuse Support Groups

Adult Survivors of Child Abuse organizes support groups around the U.S. and abroad,

How to Access: Find a group on website

Agape House

Emergency housing and case management for single adults and families with children

122-128 E. Main St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: 24/7
In Person / Virtual: In person
Referal Form :Referrals through Somerset County Board of Social Services
How to Access: Contact Board of Social Services - 908-526-8800

Babs Siperstein PROUD Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset

Specialized primary care services for the LGBTQIA+ community 18+. Shares campus with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Includes support group virtual - every 3rd Wed. of the month at 7 pm. Must call or email to preregister

128 Rehill Ave., Suite 1100
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call or request appt. on website

Behavior Therapy Associates

Counseling center and support for youth and disabled folks; groups available. Many other locations in NJ.

35 Clyde Rd., Suite 101
Somerset, NJ 08873
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call or email

Benefits.gov

Online resource to find federal benefits you may qualify for.

Virtual
Hours: 24 hr/7 days
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Access: View website or use help center page for questions

Better Life Behavioral Health Care, LLC – Barbara Costlow, LPC

Private counselor

31 E. High St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
How to Pay: Credit card, may be other options
How to Access: Call, can fill out forms in advance on website

Betty and Arthur Roswell Counseling Center at Jewish Family Service

NJ State licensed community mental health outpatient provider.

150-A West High Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Mon.-Fri. by appointment
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Sliding fee scale and insurance can work with all budgets. Call for info
How to Access: Call or email

Bloom app and courses – Healing from Trauma

Learn and heal from trauma in a private, supportive space. Self-guided courses are written and checked by survivors, allies, mental health support workers and therapists from around the world.

How to Pay: Payment plans - monthly, yearly, lifetime
How to Access: Go to website

Brain Injury Alliance of NJ

Support, advocacy, care management, and info for those impacted by Brain Injury. The Helpline is not intended to replace professional and/or medical advice.

825 Georges Rd., 2nd floor
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Hours: Helpline is Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call Helpline

Breath of Life Counseling – Somerset Location

Counseling center for teens (12+) and adults

107 Cedar Grove Lane, Suite 103E
Somerset, NJ 08873
How to Access: Call

Bridgewater YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location holds summer camp, not childcare

908-526-0688
601 Garretson Rd.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Hours: M-F 5am-10pm; Sat.-Sun. 7am-5pm
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website

Bridgewater YMCA Little Free Pantry

Little free pantry to take or leave anything.

(908) 526-0688
601 Garretson Road
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Hours: 24/7
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Pay: Free
Expected Wait Time: None
How to Access: Located outside YMCA

Bridgeway Psychiatric Emergency Screening Services (PESS)

For Somerset County residents - mobile mental health urgent care, crisis intervention, and stabilization services. For those experiencing acute psychiatric distress. Also providing traumatic incident debriefing. Living rooms have reopened, available Tuesday through Saturday, 12-8pm and Sunday & Monday, by appointment only

908-526-4100
282 East Main Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: 24 Hours
In Person / Virtual: High risk assessments in person. All others are tele-health
How to Access: Call. Making appointment if possible is encouraged

Bright Sky App

Bright Sky is a safe, easy to use app and website that provides practical support and information on how to respond to domestic violence. It is for anyone experiencing domestic violence, or for those worried about someone else. Please only download the app if it is safe for you to do so, and if you are sure that your phone isn’t being monitored. The app is not recommended to any survivor who has their phone routinely monitored by their perpetrator or one who deems the app could increase their level of risk.

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Access: Go to website and download in app store

Butterfly Effect Counseling And Consulting LLC

Private counselor for 18+

1000 NJ-34 Suite 301
Matawan, NJ 07747
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Accepts insurance, out of network, self pay, etc.
How to Access: Call or click button on website

Buy Nothing Group – Somerville

Local Facebook giving group - for neighbors in Somerville, Bridgewater, Raritan, Hillsboro, Manville and Bound Brook NJ.

Hours: 24 hours/7 days
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website, click "join group" and answer 3 questions - see group rules for more info

Buy Nothing Group- Montgomery/Rocky Hill

Local Facebook giving network - Montgomery and Rocky Hill only

Hours: 24 hours/7 days
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Click "join group" and answer 3 questions - see group rules for more info

Calm and Sense Therapy – Watchung Branch

Counseling Center for youth, adult, seniors - groups available

786 Mountain Blvd., Suite 104
Watchung, NJ 07069
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Some insurance accepted in network (see website), also take cash, check, credit card
How to Access: Call or fill out online form

Cambridge Recovery Sober Living

Male-only, age 18+ recovery transitional home with supportive services, including sober living homes.

6 Red Maple Lane
Flanders, NJ 07836
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Pay: Sliding scale/self pay
How to Access: Call. Transportation available.

Carrier Clinic

Substance use services for teens and adults

800-933-3579
252 County Road 601
Belle Mead, NJ 08502
Hours: Varies
How to Access: Call

Catholic Charities – Bridgewater Family Service Center

Variety of services for families, youth, and individuals. Early Head Start and Head Start daycare - check website for info

908-722-1881
540 US-22
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
In Person / Virtual: Both
Referal Form :Self or community provider can refer
How to Access: Call or use contact form: https://ccdom.org/somerset

Center for Discovery – Bridgewater Location

Outpatient eating disorder facility - all genders, ages 10+

844-507-0058
745 Route 202, Suite 103
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Hours: Monday-Friday: 11AM - 7PM
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Accepts most major insurances
How to Access: Call for a confidential consultation

Center for Educational Advancement – Employment Services

Job training and related services for young disabled folks

908-782-1480
11 Minneakoning Rd.
Flemington, NJ 08822
How to Access: View website or call

Center for Intrapersonal Wellness, LLC

2 North Road, Suite 3
Warren, NJ 07059
How to Pay: $125 per 50 min. Accepts some private insurance, reduced fee services, self pay
How to Access: Call, email, or appt. request on main website page

Center for Psychological Services of Somerset County, LLC

Counseling center, groups available

390 Amwell Rd., Suite 104
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Accepts most major insurances, checks, cash, Visa/Mastercard
How to Access: Call or email

CenterPiece Counseling

Counseling center for teens and adults

20 Marigold Ln.
Somerset, NJ 08873
How to Access: Call

Central Jersey Community Development Cooperation

Community services for low to moderate income county residents

727 Franklin Blvd., Suite 3
Somerset, NJ 08873
How to Access: Call, view website for info

Central Jersey Housing Resource Center

Provides services for low- and moderate-income families covering Homebuyer Education, foreclosure and delinquency counseling, and financial literacy. Affordable housing info and guide on website. Walk-ins not available due to high demand - by appointment only.

92 East Main St., Suite 407
Somerville, NJ 08876
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call or email to make appointment

Central Jersey Psychotherapy, LLC

Private counselor ages 11+, specializing in immigrant and Spanish-speaking populations; women's groups avail.

908-516-3285
719 Route 206, Suite 201
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-8pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Some reduced fees available
How to Access: Call

Chinese American Mental Health Outreach Program (CAMHOP-NJ)

Support groups and free services serving immigrant families of Chinese origin affected by mental illness

(732) 940-0991 ext.114
Hours: Various night times, monthly
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Register on website - may call/email to check dates/times

Christian Wellness Center of NJ

Christian-focused counseling center

732-873-2777
225 DeMott Lane, Suite 203
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10am-5pm
How to Pay: Many insurances and EAPs accepted
How to Access: Call or use online form

Clear Conscience Counseling, LLC

Mental health and substance use treatment

973-434-7830
2509 Park Avenue, Suite 2B
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-9pm; Sat. 9am-5pm
How to Pay: All major insurances, Medicaid, and private pay/sliding scale
How to Access: Call

Cognicare Psychological Services, LLC

Mental health and therapy center with social justice perspective

971 Route 202 Suite 3
Branchburg, NJ 08876
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Rate is $150/session. Low cost rates avail. by calling. Some insurances accepted.
How to Access: Call, email, or request appt. on website

Community in Conversation (formerly “Community in Crisis”)

Local substance use recovery - support services and prevention education, youth activities

9 Church St.
Bernardsville, NJ 07938
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call

Corner House Behaviorial Health

Substance use treatment and prevention center

609-924-8018
1 Monument Dr.
Princeton, NJ 08540
Referal Form :https://www.cornerhousesite.com/agency-contact-form
How to Access: Call or fill out online contact form

Counseling and Coaching for Women: Amy Beth Acker, LCSW

Counseling and groups for women

150 West End Ave.
Somerville, NJ 08876
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Credit cards accepted, some insurances may reimburse as out-of-network provider
Expected Wait Time: All therapy services on waitlist as of 8/27/2021
How to Access: Call or fill out form online for free consultation

Counseling: Alan J. Giordano, LCSW

Private counselor for preteens, teens, and adults

908-339-6671
24 Mine St., Suite 3C
Flemington, NJ 08822
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Accepts many insurances, sliding scale avail., cash, check
How to Access: Call or email via website

Counseling: Debra Sime Kilgariff

Private counselor - teens and adults

908-403-7799
Somerville, NJ 08876
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Cash or check accepted, check insurance to see if will accept to reimburse
How to Access: Call, check website for info

Counseling: Douglas Haymaker Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist

Private counselor

908-429-9300 ext. 1
245 Route 22 West, Suite 305
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Hours: By appt. only - Mon.-Thurs. 10am-8pm; Fri. 11am-4pm
How to Access: Call or see website for info

Counseling: Elizabeth Arboleda, LPC

Private counselor specializing in women and youth

973-979-0953
191 Church Rd.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
How to Access: Call

Counseling: Gwen Bloom LCSW

Private counselor for teens and adults

3322 U.S. 22, Building 4, Suite 424
Branchburg, NJ 08876
How to Pay: Accepts some insurance, Medicare, self pay, packages available
How to Access: Call or email

Counseling: Heidi Smith, MSW, LCSW

Private counselor

908-378-9894
84 Park Ave., Gavel Hall, Suite G209b
Flemington, NJ 08822
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Out-of-network provider; self-pay credit card, cash, check
How to Access: Call or email via website

Counseling: Joan M. Dawson, LCSW

Private counselor

719 Rt. 206, Suite 204
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: Mon.&Thurs. 1-7pm; Tues.&Wed. 9am-4pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call or use online form for 15 min. free phone consultation

Counseling: Marion Rollings, Ph.D.

Private counselor, also with Hillsborough location (101 New Amwell Road)

236 West High St.
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Hours: 7 days by appt.
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Cash, check, credit card, Paypal - Out of network provider, may be able to get reimbursed by insurance, no Medicaid/Medicare
How to Access: Call or check online schedule

Counseling: Mary Jo Lamb, APN-C

Private counselor and psychiactric nurse pracitioner for adults and teens

908-428-4017
364 Main St., 2nd Floor
Bedminster, NJ 07921
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Accepts many insurances, out-of-network provider, cash, check
How to Access: Call or email on website

Counseling: Matthew J. Sable, LPC

908-301-6087
6b Minneakoning Rd.
Flemington, NJ 08822
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Out-of-network provider
How to Access: Call or email on website

Counseling: Michelle Badger, LPC

Private Counselor for ages 4+. Faith-based counseling offered for Christians

215 West Union Ave.
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
How to Access: Call

Counseling: Mindy Klein, LPC

Private counselor for ages 16+

Flemington, NJ 08822
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Self pay; Aetna and Cigna except EAP plans; out of network provider for other insurance
How to Access: Call or email

Counseling: Nancy J. Ashworth MSW, LLC

Private counselor

450 Amwell Rd., Executive Suite #6
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: By appt.
How to Access: Call or use online form

Counseling: Noemi Bolton

Private counselor, offers groups

24 Mine St., Suite 2D
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am-9:30-pm; Sat. 9am-3pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Cash, check, financial assistance may be avail.
How to Access: Call or submit online form

Counseling: Shari Weinglass, LCSW

Private counselor specializing in eating disorders

407 Omni Dr.
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
How to Pay: Self-pay, out-of-network provider, insurance may reimburse
How to Access: Call or email

Creative Flow Therapy

Creative arts therapy center - Art Therapy, Music Therapy, and Psychodrama

770 U.S. 206
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: Mon.& Wed. 3-7pm; additional by appt.
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call or use online form

DCW Therapy

Private counselor focused on teens and adults

732-365-4786 (call or text)
29 Clyde Rd., Suite 201
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: Evening and weekend availability
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Some insurance accepted, out-of-network provider, cash, credit card, sliding scale available

Discovery Institute – New Jersey Detox and Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation center with individual and family services

80 Conover Road
Marlboro, NJ 07746
Referal Form :Call 844-471-3870 or go to website
How to Pay: Private insurance, self-pay, sliding scale and payment plans. Can verify insurance on website.
How to Access: Call or use website form

Division of Developmental Disabilities

State services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families

609-631-2200
5 Commerce Way
Trenton, NJ 08691
Hours: Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM
How to Pay: Adults 21+ must be enrolled in Medicaid
How to Access: Call

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Employment assistance for people who are blind, visually impaired, or deaf-blind

Amanda Gerson
To apply: 973-648-3660
550 Jersey Ave Ste 1
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
How to Access: Call

Easterseals New Jersey

Services for disabled folks

732-257-6662
241 Forsgate Dr.
Jamesburg, NJ 08831
How to Access: Call or visit website for info

Ellie Mental Health – Flemington, NJ

Mental health clinic - therapy

270 S Main Street, Suite 101
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat. by appt.
How to Pay: Takes insurance - see website
How to Access: Call or fill out online form on website

Ellie Mental Health – Somerville, NJ

Mental health clinic - therapy

92 E. Main St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat. by appt.
How to Pay: Takes insurance - see website
How to Access: Call or fill out online form on website

Faith Family Health Care

Primary healthcare provider - services in English and Spanish

908-822-9700
43 Pearl St
North Plainfield, NJ 07060
Hours: Mon./Fri. 10am-6pm; Tues./Thurs. 9am-5pm; Sat. 9am-3pm; Closed Wed/Sun.
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call or request appt. online

Family & Community Services of Somerset

Mental health and substance abuse services

732-356-1082
339 West 2nd St.
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Hours: Monday-Friday 9am - 6pm
How to Pay: PPO Insurance, Check, Cash, Credit Card and Sliding Fee Scale is available based on income.
How to Access: Call or use form to make appointment

Family Center for Change, LLC

221 Courtyard Dr.
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: Mon.-Sun., hours depend on therapist
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: All forms of payment accepted, out of network, can see if your insurance company will reimburse
How to Access: Call or email for appt., or use online form

Family Support Center at Prevention Resources, Inc.

Confidential family support for those who have a loved one with substance use disorder (phone, text, email, or Zoom) -One on one and virtual support groups -Naloxone trainings -For Hunterdon County, contact Jennifer Denlinger (908) 309-6203

(908) 842-0176 - Pam Bianco, Family Support Advocate for Somerset County
4 Walter E. Foran Blvd.
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Day and night hours avail.
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call to make an appt.

First Step Counseling of Raritan Valley

Counseling center run by North Branch Reformed Church

908-219-6242
191 Church Rd.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
How to Pay: First session is $20
How to Access: Call or use site form. Check website to see if accepting appointments.

First-Time Homebuyer, Rental & Foreclosure Counseling – NJ Citizen Action

HUD-Certified Housing Counseling Service provides free one-on-one counseling in English and Spanish to low- and moderate-income first-time homebuyers seeking to purchase a home in New Jersey, along with providing foreclosure prevention counseling for homeowners who are struggling financially and are at risk of foreclosure. Also webinars available

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website - fill out application form (English and Spanish available)

Flemington QTs

Flemington area/Hunterdon County safe space for all members of the LGBTQ+ community.

2 Stangl Rd
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Events and weekly coffee and community Saturdays at 1 pm at Factory Fuel
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Access: See Instagram page for updates and events

Franklin Township YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location holds before and after school care for grades Pre-K through 5.

908-369-0490
2301 Route 27, Building 201
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: Mon. 10am-2 pm; Wed.-Fri. 10am-2 pm
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website

Franklin’s Grace Resource Center

Central hub of professional and community resources for Franklin Twp. residents

873 Hamilton St., Unit D
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: 9am-5pm
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call, email, make appt. on website, or walk-in

Free Adult Literacy Program

For non-English speakers: RVCC is offering free literacy and English language skills to help individuals prepare for employment in the in-demand food service industry. Classes will focus on such skills as listening, speaking and writing.

Bonnie Scharf, Literacy Success Coach
In Person / Virtual: Online through Raritan Valley Community College (fall 2023)
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call, email, or see website for info

Gemini Counseling Center

908-963-5961
4 East Cliff St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Day and evening appts. avail.
How to Pay: Sliding scales avail., accepts private health insurance
How to Access: Call

GenPsych – Bridgewater location

Mental health and substance use treatment provider

Emily Novak
855-436-7792 - Admissions
380 Foothill Road
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Referal Form :Referral Form | Gen Psych
How to Pay: Most insurances accepted - see website or call
How to Access: Call - transportation may be available

GenPsych – Flemington location

Mental health and substance use treatment provider

Emily Novak
855-436-7792 - Admissions
200 Route 31 North
Flemington, NJ 08822
Referal Form :Referral Form | Gen Psych
How to Pay: Most insurances accepted - see website or call
How to Access: Call - transportation may be available

Giving Network

All-volunteer organization that recycles excess household items to be donated and delivered to Somerset County residents. Also hosts giveaways of items.

908-927-9001
45 N. Gaston Ave, Suite 1A
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Varies
In Person / Virtual: Paused during COVID - beginning to start household goods giveaways in 2023 - check website for info
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Fill out request form online

Greater Raritan One Stop Career Center – Hunterdon County Office

Career Center with supportive, specialized services for different populations

908-237-0016
6 Gauntt Place, Building 2, Lower Level
Flemington, NJ 08822
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call or view website

Greater Raritan One Stop Career Center – Somerset County Office

Career Center with supportive, specialized services for different populations

27 Warren St., 2nd Floor
Somerville, NJ 08876
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call or view website; text the word "onestop" to 56512 for job seeker updates

Healing Room from Me Too

This space features guided meditations, healing playlists, journaling, and activities for you to explore. Click on items in the room to interact.

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website

Health Center search tool – NJ Family Planning League

On top bar of website, go to "Find a Health Center" and choose either "Abortion Care" or "Family Planning" to find resources throughout NJ. Services are available for all, regardless of income and/or insurance status.

How to Pay: Free to use website
How to Access: Go to website

Hey Peers

Peer support groups, one-to-one coaching, and private chatrooms where you can find meetings and conversations that can help you on your journey. For those facing emotional and behavioral healthcare challenges.

Expected Wait Time: Range of prices, can create free account
How to Access: Go to website

High Focus Centers – Branchburg location

Mental health and substance use treatment center -specializing in tweens, teens and adults.

877-719-2516
3322 US 22 West, Suite 1403
Branchburg, NJ 08876
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: In network for several insurances
How to Access: Call, submit online form, or online chat

High Point Partial Care/DAS Program LLC

Mental health and substance use treatment and recovery center

162 Broad Street
Flemington, NJ 08822
How to Pay: Accepts insurance - see FAQ on website, sliding scale, Medicaid, and more
How to Access: Call or email

Hillsborough Freecycle

Free local, online giving community (Hillsborough)

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Visit website to sign up

Hillsborough Neuropsych

Counseling and neuropsychological testing

908-809-8113
390 Amwell Rd., Building 3, Suites 310 & 315
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: Weeknights, Saturdays, some morning/afternoons
How to Pay: Self-pay, out-of-network provider, insurance may reimburse
How to Access: Call or use online form

Hillsborough YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location holds daycare (as young as infants), early education, full day kindergarten, school age child care, and summer camp

908-369-0490
19 East Mountain Rd.
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Hours: M-F 5am-9pm; Sat-Sun. 7am-3pm
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website

Home Safety Repair/Fall Yard Cleanup – Habitat for Humanity – Raritan Valley

Minor brush and leaf cleaning, plus home repair for low and medium income level qualified families. Serving Hunterdon and Somerset Counties.

285 US Hwy 202/206 (main office)
Bedminster, NJ 07921
How to Pay: Free: clearing basements, yard cleanup, deck maintenance, and small paint or repair jobs; sliding scale for other repairs - see website
How to Access: Check website or call

HomeSharing, Inc.

Helps pair people to share a home and save on costs. An affordable housing alternative.

The PeopleCare Center, 120 Finderne Ave.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Expected Wait Time: Call for initial phone/screening.
How to Access: Call

HOPES Community Action Partnership, Inc.

Variety of community services for 3 counties including Somerset. Free assistance for income-eligible residents. Headstart childcare, health enrollment insurance, SNAP and NJ Healthcare enrollment, senior benefits enrollment, computer lab, info and assistance, language translation services, health screenings and referrals, energy and water payment assistance, discount cell phone program (SafeLink). Second location in Somerset County: Belmont Center, 113 Belmont Drive Somerset, NJ 08873. Several locations in Plainfield and Hoboken.

Charlene Green, Community Programs Advocate
1-855-OK-HOPES to schedule an appointment
900 Hamilton St.
Somerset, NJ 08873
How to Pay: Free for qualifying individuals
How to Access: Call 1-855-OK-HOPES (1-855-654-6737). Will need proof of income (4 weeks pay stubs, income letter - SSA, SSI, welfare).

Horizon Care Center, LLC

908-509-1560 (call or text)
6 Minneakoning Road
Flemington, NJ 08822
How to Pay: Cash, check, most major insurance, also out-of-network provider
How to Access: Call or use online form

Hudson Pride Center support groups

Youth Connect, Beyond the Binary, LezFest, and Rainbow Elders of NJ. See website for more information.

3000 John F. Kennedy Blvd # 306
Jersey City, NJ 07306
In Person / Virtual: Hybrid or in person - varies

Hunterdon Behavioral Health

Mental health and substance abuse treatment center for teens and adults

908-788-6401 (Crisis hotline); 1-866-424-2060. Dedicated LGBTQ Navigator: (908)-246-8309
Hunterdon Medical Center, 2100 Wescott Dr.
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 8AM-9PM; Fri. 8AM-4:30PM
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
Referal Form :Can get referral from family doctor, or call location directly
How to Pay: Many insurances accepted - see website
How to Access: Call

Hunterdon County Freecycle

Free local, online giving community (Hunterdon County)

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Visit website to sign up

Hunterdon County LINK – public transport

Hunterdon County shared public transportation including dialysis treatment. For any resident of Hunterdon.

1-800-842-0531
Hours: Usually 7am-5pm; Closed on many holidays
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Pay: Check routes on website - approx. $2-$4 per day
How to Access: Call or view website for more info about established routes and requesting ride

Hunterdon Healthcare – LGBTQIA services

Hunterdon Health welcomes Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA) patients and families. The Hunterdon Health network consists of nearly 400 physicians in Hunterdon, Somerset, Mercer, Warren and Morris counties. Many have expertise in LGBTQ+ health and welcome new patients. Website has info with more resources. Also

Nurse Navigator, Sara Trawin, is available to support LGBTQ+ community
908-788-6100

Hunterdon Helpline

Local helpline for Hunterdon residents

PO Box 246
Flemington, NJ
Hours: 24 hr/7 days
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call

Improved Pregnancy Outcome Program – Hunterdon County

Free, confidential services for pregnant Hunterdon County residents - see online brochure for eligibility. Includes Adolescent Pregnancy Project (specific support for this age group).

908-806-4570
6 Gauntt Place
Flemington, NJ 08822
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call

Inner Light Counseling

Private counseling center

285 E. Main St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-9pm; Sat. 10am-4pm
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Accepts insurance
How to Access: Call - best time is 10am-6pm on weekdays

JBWS – For Morris County Residents

Domestic violence services free of charge for Morris County residents (survivors and witnesses)

1-877-782-2873; Deaf/Hard of Hearing: Text 973-314-4192
P.O. Box 1437
Morristown, NJ 07962
Hours: 24/7 Hotline
How to Pay: All services are free and confidential
How to Access: Call

Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon, and Warren Counties

Variety of services for the whole community. Includes free therapy groups for youth

150-A West High Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9AM-5PM; Fri. 9AM-4:30 PM. Evening hours by appt.
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Some services are free. Career and mental health counseling are sliding scale

Kaleidoscope – Center for Family Services

LGBTQIA+ program providing support and guidance to New Jersey teens and young adults. Groups are held in Camden, Essex, Mercer, Morris, and Sussex Counties. Teen group for ages 12-17. Young adult group for ages 18-24.

24/7 hotline NJ PRISM: 844-657-7476
584 Benson Street
Camden, NJ
Hours: Monthly, various times
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call or check Facebook page for updated groups: https://www.facebook.com/KaleidoscopeNJ/

La Línea de Ayuda Nacional de Abuso Sexual

Supportive listening and crisis support for people who have experienced sexual violence, or their loved ones. Operated by Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN). Spanish online chat available: online.RAINN.org/es

1-800-656-4673 or online live chat
Hours: 24 hours/7 days
How to Pay: Free and confidential

LGBT National Coming Out Support Hotline

For all ages - support for coming out. Everyone who offers support at the LGBT National Help Center identifies as part of the LGBTQIA+ community.

888-688-5428 (888-OUT-LGBT)
Hours: Monday thru Friday from 4pm to midnight; Saturday from noon to 5pm, Eastern time
How to Access: Call

LGBT National Hotline

Confidential safe space where callers of any age can speak about sexual orientation or gender identity/expression issues. This includes coming out issues, relationship concerns, bullying, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS anxiety, safer sex information, suicide, and much more.

888-843-4564
Hours: Monday thru Friday from 4pm to midnight; Saturday from noon to 5pm, Eastern time
How to Access: Call

LGBT National Senior Hotline

Confidential safe space where seniors can speak about their unique issues concerning sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. This includes coming out issues, family dynamics, relationship concerns, elder abuse, HIV/AIDS anxiety, safer sex information, suicide, and much more. Everyone who offers support at the LGBT National Help Center identifies as part of the LGBTQIA+ community.

888-234-7243
Hours: Monday thru Friday from 4pm to midnight; Saturday from noon to 5pm, Eastern time
How to Access: Call

LGBTQ+ Affirming Healthcare Map

Interactive map and directory of healthcare providers that have proactively identified themselves as LGBTQ-friendly. Some have also been trained by Garden State Equality staff on best practices in LGBTQ+ care. Hosted by Garden State Equality.

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Visit website

Life Perspectives Counseling Services

Private counselor

127 Union Ave., Suite 4
Middlesex, NJ 08846
Hours: By appt. only
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call

List of LGBTQ+ Affirming Therapists near Middlesex, NJ

How to Access: Go to website

Literacy Volunteers of Somerset County

Free English conversation groups, tutoring, U.S. Citizenship preparation classes

120 Finderne Avenue
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Test and Admin fee = $60 total - otherwise, free
How to Access: Apply on website

Loving Care Home at Visions and Pathways

Houses 5 females 18 or over

908-526-6605 ext. 310
1371 Park Ave.
Plainfield, NJ 07060
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Access: Call

Manavi for South Asian Women

Domestic and sexual violence services free of charge for South Asian women. Staff and volunteers speak English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, Farsi, Gujarati, Bengali, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, French, Swahili, Kikuyu. Culturally Specific Organization. Legal consultations free; small fee may apply for representation. Counties Serviced: Statewide

P.O Box 3103
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Hours: 24/7 Hotline - multilingual
How to Pay: All services are free and confidential
How to Access: Call or text the hotline

Mindful Life Therapy, LLC

Counseling center

1 East High St. (2nd floor)
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Mon.-Sat. - times vary by clinician
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Out of network. Cash, check or credit card, sliding scale available for financial obstacles
How to Access: Call or fill out online form

Mindspring Wellness Counseling, LLC: Sonja Malcolm

Private counselor providing anxiety therapy for women in NJ

726 Route 202 South, Suite 320 #345
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Fees avail on website
How to Access: Fill out online form

Naloxone365

NJ state database for where to find naloxone - 14 years or older to acquire naloxone anonymously and at no cost at participating pharmacies.

How to Access: Visit website

NAMI NJ Family African American Community Together NOW Support Group – Central Region

For African American families affected by mental illness.

Melanece Walker, MSW, LSW, Statewide Program Coordinator
Online
Hours: 3rd Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:00 pm; 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (this meeting postponed until June 2023)
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Fill out registration form on website

NAMI NJ LGBTQ+ Connection Recovery Support Group

Peer-led support group for adults (18+) in the LGBTQ+ community to discuss mental health and LGBTQ+ topics

Hours: Last Sun. of the month, 7-8:30pm
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Register via website or email for more info

NAMI Somerset, NJ – Family Programs

Free programs for caregivers and people with family members who have mental illnesses

Hours: Varies
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Register on website

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) NJ

Online weekly support groups for people affected by mental illness and their families

1562 US-130
North Brunswick Township, NJ 08092
Hours: Monday-Friday: 9 AM-5 PM
In Person / Virtual: Virtual

National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network

Use this website to search for mental health practitioners.

How to Access: Go to website and search

National Sexual Assault Hotline

Supportive listening and crisis support for people who have experienced sexual violence, or their loved ones. Operated by Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN). Spanish online chat available: online.RAINN.org/es

1-800-656-4673 or online live chat (English, Spanish)
Hours: 24 hours/7 days
How to Pay: Free and confidential

New Jersey 211 Help Service

Find resources and information for housing, income, food, childcare, health, mental health, substance use, and legal matters.

211 or text your zip code to 898-211; live chat available on website
Hours: 24/7
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Access: Free, go to website or call or text

New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking

Website providing information, awareness, survivor resources, and speakers about human trafficking.

30 Chatham Road, # 711

Short Hills, NJ 07078
How to Access: Visit website

New Jersey Psychotherapy Counseling Center

Counseling and medication management, groups available

732-997-0707
220 Davidson Ave., Suite 306
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9am-8pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Accepts major insurance, private insurance depends on plan, sliding scale avail. based on income and family size
How to Access: Call or use online form

New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse

A website to find self-help groups

800-367-6274
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
Expected Wait Time: None
How to Access: Go to "Find a Group" on website, or call number for assistance.

New Jersey Suicide Prevention Hopeline

Free and confidential support for people in distress. Prevention and crisis resources on website

1-855-654-6735
Hours: 24 hours/7 days
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Phone, text or chat

NJ ABLE

ABLE is a 529A tax-advantaged savings program for persons with a disability, which allows for saving money for qualified disability expenses, tax-free.

(888) 609-8869, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm ET
How to Pay: Low cost
How to Access: Go to website to open an account and find more info

NJ Alcoholics Anonymous and Alateen

Support groups with 12 step program - for both adults and teens

Hours: Varies
In Person / Virtual: Virtual or hybrid
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Visit webpage for meeting list and detailed info (see "Meetings" tab at top of page)

NJ Career Connections

Job search, placement, and free job training workshops for all NJ residents

1 John Fitch Plz
Trenton, NJ 08611
Hours: 24/7 (website)
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website to view. Can request 1 on 1 assistance through online form

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome

Educational webinars, trainings, and support of families and individuals with Tourette Syndrome

50 Division St., Suite 205
Somerville, NJ 08876
How to Access: View website or call

NJ Housing Choice Voucher Program

See this website for current information about rental assistance, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, and related programs.

How to Access: Visit website

NJ Landlord and Tenant Information

Website with information from the state of New Jersey. Includes laws and forms.

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website

NJ PRISM – New Jersey LGBTQIA+ helpline

The NJ PRISM LGBTQIA+ hotline is New Jersey’s first statewide information and referral hotline specifically geared to meet the needs of the LGBTQIA+ community. Compassionate staff ensure all calls are answered in a safe and affirming space.

844.NJPRISM (657.7476)
Hours: 24/7
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call

No More – Global Directory – Domestic and Sexual Violence Services

Find international support for domestic and sexual violence.

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website

NORWESCAP

Variety of services for low-income residents of Northwest NJ, including Somerset County (but not food bank)

350 Marshall Street
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free for qualifying clients
How to Access: Call or book an apppointment online

NORWESCAP Career and Life Transitions Center for Women – Hunterdon County location

Supports women and displaced homemakers re-entering the workforce

908-788-1453 and ask for Terry
84 Park Ave., Suite E-103
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 10am-5pm
How to Pay: Free to qualifying clients. Check website for eligibility or call/email
How to Access: Call to make appt or for info - no walkins

NORWESCAP Career and Life Transitions Center for Women – Somerset County location

Supports women and displaced homemakers re-entering the workforce. Core computer classes available in Spanish. and English

908-788-1453 and ask for Terry
170 Watchung Ave.
North Plainfield, NJ 07060
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 8:30am-4:30pm
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free to qualifying clients. Check website for eligibility or call/email
How to Access: Call to make appt or for info - no walkins

Oasis Biblical Counseling Center – Whitehouse Station location

Christian-focused counseling center affiliated with local churches

908-577-5977
144 Readington Road
Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889
How to Pay: Sliding scale avail., and accepts insurance, Medicare
How to Access: Call

OPTIONS Batterer’s Intervention Program for Men and Women at Richard Hall Community Health and Wellness Center

26 week psycho-educational group for those seeking to end abuse to their partners

908-725-2800
500 North Bridge Street
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
How to Access: Call

Out Montclair

Workshops and affirming spaces for LGBTQ+ folks including special groups for transgender folks, teens, and age 50+.

Montclair, NJ
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free/low cost
How to Access: See website for information - events tab is kept current

Papa Ganache Project, LLC – Strengths Development Program

Alternative (vegan bakery) and traditional therapy/supports - focus on youth- some in-home

106 Main St.
Matawan, NJ 07747
In Person / Virtual: Both
Referal Form :Referral is self/private or through PerformCare (NJ Children's System of Care)
How to Pay: Private pay

Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP)

Through Somerset County Office on Aging & Disability Services: assists those with permanent physical disabilities maintain their highest level of independence while remaining active in the community. PASP is designed to provide individuals 18 years of age or older with physical disabilities with choice, flexibility, control, and the opportunity to tailor their personal care services through a monthly budget.

Jannell Wilson, PASP Coordinator
How to Access: Call or email for info

Perspectives Counseling Group, LLC

Counseling center

350 Grove St., Suite 206
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Each clinician accepts different insurance
How to Access: Call, email, or fill out online form

PFLAG – Princeton Chapter

The PFLAG Princeton chapter is focused on supporting family members and friends of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) people. We hold monthly meetings where attendees have the opportunity to share their experiences, feelings, and challenges in a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental environment.

Hours: 2nd Monday of each month from 7pm-9pm on Zoom
In Person / Virtual: Virtual as of 8/10/23
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: If you would like to join our next meeting via Zoom conferencing, you must email us using our [email protected] address. Simply tell us the name you will be using in the Zoom software and we will email you the link to the meeting on the Sunday before the meeting. We must have your name to recognize you and admit you to the Zoom conference room.

PFLAG Flemington/Hunterdon County

Group for loved ones and allies of LGBTQ+ and queer folks. Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) is the first and largest organization dedicated to supporting, educating, and advocating for LGBTQ+ people and their families.

Flemington , NJ
How to Access: Email for info about joining/meeting times

Plainfield Freecycle

Free local, online giving community (Plainfield area)

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Visit website to sign up

Plainfield YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location has summer camp and school age child care (grades K-5) for after school, a monthly charge.

908-766-5770
950 Park Ave.
Plainfield, NJ 07060
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website

Planned Parenthood – Flemington Center

Affordable health services for adults and teens of all genders, including birth control -Emergency Contraceptive Pill available all open hours -Walk-in appts. often available; call 1-800-230-PLAN for more information

908-782-7727
349 Rt. 31 South
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Various starting at 9am most days; closed Sun., Mon. and major holidays
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Low cost with or without insurance
How to Access: Call, schedule online apt., or visit - masks required

Planned Parenthood – Franklin Township Center

Affordable health services for adults and teens of all genders, including birth control. If you need emergency contraception (AKA the morning after pill), you can walk in anytime they're open. For many services, walk-in visits are available. For more information, call 1-800-230-PLAN.

732-246-2411
1323 Route 27
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: Various starting at 9am except Wed. (11:30); closed Sun. and major holidays
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Low cost with or without insurance
How to Access: Call, schedule online apt., or visit - masks required

Practical Insights LLC

Private in home counseling including animal assisted therapy. Therapeutic services are provided in the following counties: Hunterdon, Somerset, Warren, Middlesex, Morris,, Union and Essex Counties.

P.O. Box 2211
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am-9pm, weekends by apt.
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Sliding scale avail. based on income, out of network/self pay

Practical Therapy Network, LLC

Counseling and therapy center - outpatient and in-home

170 E. Main St., Suite 200
Rockaway, NJ 07866
Hours: By appointment
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Aetna, Cigna, and self pay
How to Access: Call or email

Pride Center of NJ

Support and services for LBGTQ+ people in NJ

85 Raritan Ave., Suite 100
Highland Park, NJ 08904
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free- low cost- suggested donation for some groups
How to Access: Call, email, or view website

Pride Counseling

Professional virtual counseling option for the LGBTQ+ community - operated by BetterHelp.

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Access: Go to website for more info

Princeton YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location has summer camp and school age child care for Montgomery grades 1-6 (before and after school).

609-497-9622
59 Paul Robeson Place
Princeton, NJ 08540
Hours: M-F 6am-10pm; Sat. 7am-7pm; Sun. 8am-4pm
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website

Progressive Center for Independent Living – Hunterdon Location

Local services for people with disabilities and their families

Toll Free: 1-877-917-4500; TTY: 908-782-1081
1220 State Highway 31, Suite 14
Lebanon, NJ 08833
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call

PROUD Gender Center of NJ

Wide range of transgender medical and community services

1-833-BH-PROUD (1-833-247-7683)
181 Somerset St., 2nd Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
How to Access: Call, see website for more info

Queer Headed

Sober community events, support and resources for the LGBTQIA+ community of South Jersey.

How to Access: Go to Facebook page for updates

Rapid HIV Screening (Free and Confidential)

Use entrance on Plum St. Results in 20 minutes, PrEP counseling and navigation

Call ahead as hours may vary. Office: 732-235-7074 x. 6142; PrEP cell: 732-667-0520; Testing and counseling cell: 732-306-5530; Medical care/treatment: 732-235-7894
89 French St.
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Hours: Nights and weekends by appt. only. Mon./Wed. 8:30am-8:30 pm; Tues./Thurs./Fri. 9am-5pm; Sun. 11am-4pm
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call ahead to check hours

ReachNJ

Live, trained addiction experts offer counseling and treatment connections. Also for friends and family. ReachNJ is a central call-in line for New Jersey residents who are looking for help with a substance use disorder (SUD). Each call to ReachNJ is answered by a live person in the first 30 seconds. T

1-844-ReachNJ (732-2465)
Hours: 24 hours/7 days
How to Pay: Free - no insurance needed

Rental Guide – Directory of Affordable Housing in Somerset County, NJ

From Central Jersey Housing Resource Center.

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to link

RESPECT Batterer’s Intervention at Family & Community Services

Group for those seeking to end abuse to their partners

339 West Second Street
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
How to Pay: PPO Insurance, check, cash, credit card and sliding scale based on income.
How to Access: Call or email for more info

Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center

Somerset County's mental health center - also includes a Zufall medical clinic, new in 2023

For appointment: 908-253-3165 or 1-888-744-4417 (toll free)
500 N Bridge St
Bridgewater Township, NJ 08807
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call and see website for more info

Rogers Behavioral Health – Philadelphia branch

Mental health and addiction treatment center

To request a screening: 888-927-2203For all other clinic inquiries: 267-787-6600
1 Winding Drive, Suite 106
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Hours: Monday-Friday, various times
In Person / Virtual: Both
Referal Form :Provider referral form: https://rogersbh.org/referral-partners/referral-form
How to Pay: Accepts insurance. Right now, location does not accept Medicaid/Medicare
Expected Wait Time: Call for screening or use the online form

Rutgers Early Intervention Support Services (EISS) – Somerset County

EISS provides services to residents of Somerset County who are: 18 years of age and older; Currently suffering from acute mental health symptoms; Able to be safely served in an outpatient setting; NOT enrolled in PACT or RIST EISS provides a professional and proven alternative to Emergency Department visits and InPatient Psychiatric Admissions. EISS is a short-term, intensive treatment model designed to help stabilize consumers who are at risk for needing Psychiatric Screening and/or In-Patient Psychiatric Services. EISS provides a professional and proven alternative to Emergency Department visits and InPatient Psychiatric Admissions.

848-334-0501
Hours: 24/7; walk in hours: Monday - Thursday, 9am - 7pm Friday - Sunday, 9am - 5pm
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Pay: Services are provided regardless of an individual's ability to pay and/or insurance
Expected Wait Time: Immediate
How to Access: Call number or walk in available at hours above

Safe Helpline (for Military and Department of Defense Members)

Helpline Operated by Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN), who runs the National Sexual Assault helpline. Online chat, app with selfcare options, group sessions with special sessions for men.

877-995-5247 - for US and worldwide via DSN, also online chat available
Hours: 24/7

Safe in Hunterdon – For Hunterdon County Residents

Domestic and sexual violence services free of charge for Hunterdon County residents (survivors and witnesses)

908-788-4044
PO Box 63
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: 24/7 Hotline
How to Pay: All services are free and confidential
How to Access: Call or text the hotline

Safe+Sound Somerset

Domestic and sexual violence services free of charge for Somerset County residents (survivors and witnesses)

866-685-1122
92 E. Main St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: 24/7 Call or Text Hotline - appointments vary
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: All services are free and confidential
How to Access: Call or text the hotline

Sexual Health Center of Morrisville Medical Center

The Sexual Health Center of Morristown Medical Center provides confidential and individualized services to prevent new sexually transmitted infections, provide early diagnosis and intervention, and connect individuals to treatment when needed. It is a sex-positive, non-judgmental safe space for adults of all ages, genders and cultures, including people who identify as LGBTQ+.

973-889-6810
200 South Street Suite 342
Morristown, NJ 07960
How to Access: Call or view website for info

Shelter Our Pets

All-volunteer nonprofit corporation serving New Jersey and beyond (not a physical facility or shelter). If an animal is accepted into the Shelter Our Pets foster program, the animal(s) will be matched with a temporary, confidential foster parent, area kennel or other care provider. Info on website,, also can provide support and info on helpline.

Helpline: 973-506-9696
P.O. Box 8043
Paramus, NJ 07653
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
Referal Form :Survivors can contact directly - or can be referred to us through domestic abuse organizations, shelters and outreach programs, police department, social worker, attorney or other approved organizations
How to Access: Call. Please note, if you are calling for pet sheltering, some calls are returned from a blocked number

SNAP-Ed at Zufall Health

Free educational classes on making healthy food choices on a limited budget, and incorporating physical activity

973-891-3421
71 Fourth Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
How to Pay: Free classes
How to Access: Call for local class schedule and registration

Somerset County Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

Support groups for those affected by mood disorders, including family and friends

Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center, 775 Talamini Rd
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Hours: Mon. (virtual) and Wed. (in person) 7-8:45 pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call Cyndi to confirm current times

Somerset County Resident ID Cards Application

Somerset County residents can obtain a photo ID from the County Clerk's office. This ID card is available to Somerset County residents, regardless of age. This card is NOT REAL ID compliant. However, residents might find it useful as a supplemental photo identification. Need proof of identity and proof of residency (see website).

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:15 AM - 4 PM; Extended hours Wednesdays until 6 PM
How to Pay: $10 (cash, credit, check)
How to Access: Go to website for info and application. Apply at County Clerk's office - can make appointment on website

Somerset County Social Services – Central Office

Main hub for county public assistance (includes TANF, Work First, EITC, SNAP)

(908) 526-8800
73 East High Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm
How to Access: Visit website for more info about programs

Somerset Hills YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location has daycare (3 months +), early education, school age child care (before and after school), and summer camp

908-766-7898
140 Mt Airy Road
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Hours: M-F 5am-10pm; Sat. 6am-8pm; Sun. 7am-8pm
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website for different locations and info

Somerset Treatment Services (STS)

Recovery center and prevention services for people with substance use disorders and HIV/AIDS-related illnesses. Includes group and individual services, NARCAN, parenting group. People can join Strengthening Families parenting group whether or not a parent has a history of a substance use disorder.

908-722-1232
118 West End Avenue
Somerville, NJ 08807
Hours: Mon. & Fri. - 9am-4:30 pm; Tues. & Thurs. - 9am-8pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Medicaid or Sliding Scale/payment plans
How to Access: Call

Somerville Freecycle

Free local, online giving community (Somerville)

How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Visit website to sign up

Somerville YMCA

Wide range of services - see tags and website for info. This location has summer camp and school age child care (before and after school, grades K-5). Grades K-10 with private transportation can also attend

908-722-4567
2 Green St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: M-F 5am-10pm; Sat.-Sun. 7am-5pm
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Monthly fee for individuals and different groups of families. Financial assistance available
How to Access: Call or see website

Somerville YMCA Little Free Pantry

Little free pantry available to all to take or leave something.

(908) 722-4567
2 Green St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: 24/7
In Person / Virtual: In Person
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Outside YMCA location

Speak Your Truth Facebook Group

SYTT facilitates one of the largest, gender-inclusive domestic violence support groups on Facebook, where thousands of survivors worldwide receive abuse education, resources, and emotional support.

How to Access: Go to website - need Facebook account to join

Special Needs Alliance for Pride (SNAP)

Arc Mercer group for LGBTQ people with special needs; “SNAP” to support community integration and advocacy.

(609) 406-0181
180 Ewingville Road
Ewing, NJ 08638
How to Access: Call for info

Start Your Recovery – substance use resource

Website with information on substance use disorders and treatment options, including assistance with finding support.

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Access: Go to website

Strides in Psychotherapy, P.C. – Somerset location

732-873-5570
15 Clyde Rd., Suite 102
Somerset, NJ 08873
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Self pay (cash, check, credit card, HSA); out of network provider
How to Access: Call

StrongHearts Native Helpline

Culturally specific domestic and sexual violence helpline for Native Americans.

Hotline: 1-844-762-8483
Hours: 24/7 confidential, anonymous
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call hotline

Survivor’s Sanctuary (for healing) – from Me Too

This self guided healing platform was created to aid survivors in their healing journeys.

In Person / Virtual: VIrtual
How to Access: Go to website

The Counseling Center at Middlesex

Mental health and substance use treatment center - teens and adults, and groups

732-893-2000
127 Union Ave., Suite 1
Middlesex, NJ 08846
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am-10pm; Saturday 9am-1pm
How to Access: Call

The Network/La Red Helpline

Survivor-led organization to end partner abuse. Provides confidential emotional support, information, referrals, safety planning, and crisis intervention for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and/or transgender (LGBTQ+) folks, as well as folks in kink and polyamorous communities who are being abused or have been abused by a partner.

Hotline: 800-832-1901 toll free
PO Box 6011
Boston, MA
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call helpline

The Office of New Americans

Office and website listing services and supports for newly arrived immigrants. See links below for resource packets with additional information: English: https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/njnewamericans/newcomers/docs/Welcome-Booklet_en2.pdf Spanish: https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/njnewamericans/newcomers/docs/Welcome-Booklet_sp2.pdf

P.O. Box 0700, 222 South Warren St.
Trenton, NJ 08625
How to Access: Go to website

The OutList – LGBTQ+ Affirming Healthcare Providers

List of affirming providers - national

In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Access: Go to website and search for New Jersey

The Peer Recovery WarmLine – Mental Health Association of NJ

Peer-run hotline for individuals experiencing mental health issues. Answered by caring, trained people with lived experience with mental illness who are in recovery.

877-292-5588
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-10pm; Sat.-Sun. 5-10pm; Holidays 3-10pm
How to Pay: Free

The SWEET Network

Counseling center with focus on serving women of color

710 Easton Ave. Suite D
Somerset, NJ 08873
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Some insurance, out-of-network provider, self pay (debit/credit card), reduced fees avail. on limited basis
How to Access: Call

Total Clarity Counseling

Private counselor specializing in holistic therapy

Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: By appt.
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Access: Call or email to schedule a 20-minute complimentary phone introduction

Transcend Counseling and Wellness

Holistic approach - counseling center focused on teens and adults

1075 Easton Ave. Tower 3- Suite 4
Somerset, NJ 08873
Hours: Sun. - limited. Mon.&Thurs. 12-6pm. Tues&Wed. 11am-5pm
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Many insurances accepted (varies by clinician)
How to Access: Call

Transgender Resource Guide

Document by the Proud Gender Center of NJ (PGCNJ) - this resource guide is intended for use by transgender, gender diverse, and intersex individuals, allies and/or individuals navigating transitioning.

Tri-County ResourceNet

Updated often - Online resource directory for Somerset, Hunterdon, and Warren Counties

908-526-3900
3040 Route 22 West, Suite 210
Branchburg, NJ 08876
How to Access: View website

Union County Office of LGBTQ+ Affairs

Union County office with activities and resources for the local LGBTQ+ community

Robert Charkowsky, Coordinator
908 527-4897
County of Union Administration Building, Office of LGBTQ Affairs, Economic Development, 10 Elizabethtown Plaza
Elizabeth, NJ 07207
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Visit website

University Behavioral Health Care – Piscataway location (Rutgers Health)

Psychiatric services for youth and adults

For appointment: 855-515-5700
671 Hoes Lane W
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Hours: 24 hours
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call to make appt. Parking free across street in lot.

Victim Connect Helpline

National helpline where crime victims can learn about their rights and options confidentially and compassionately. Also includes website with information and resources. Operated by National Center for Victims of Crime.

1-855-484-2846 (call or text) - or online chat at link
Hours: 9am-5pm EST
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call, text, or online chat

Wellsprings Counseling Center, LLC

201-956-6363
Multiple locations
NJ
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: In-network with some insurance, also out-of-network provider
How to Access: Call or use online form

Whole Peace, LLC

Private counselor

732-391-4827
390 Amwell Rd., Suite 313
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
How to Pay: Cash check, sliding scale avail., out of network provider
How to Access: Call or use online form

Womanspace – For Mercer County Residents

Domestic and sexual violence services free of charge for Mercer County residents (survivors and witnesses)

24/7 helpline: 609-394-9000
1530 Brunswick Ave.
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Hours: 24/7 Hotline
How to Pay: All services are free and confidential
How to Access: Call or use online chat

Women Aware – For Middlesex County Residents

Domestic violence services free of charge for Middlesex County residents (survivors and witnesses)

732-249-4504
250 Livingston Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Hours: 24/7 Hotline
How to Pay: All services are free and confidential
How to Access: Call

Womens’ Referral Central Hotline

Provides information and referrals to NJ women in areas including discrimination, housing, displaced homemakers, divorce, and violence.

1-800-322-8092
Hours: 24 hours/7 days
How to Pay: Free
Expected Wait Time: None
How to Access: Call number - translators are available to provide information in any language

Workforce Learning Link

Provides free assistance to eligible New Jersey residents 16 years of age and older who are not enrolled in school and are legally able to work in the U.S. Program participants can: -Get assistance with high school diploma attainment, including help with studying and testing. -Upgrade their skills to enter an occupational training or post-secondary education program. -Enhance their basic literacy and computer skills to obtain or maintain employment. Must be legally able to work in the United States Must be a resident of New Jersey Must be at least 16 years of age and not enrolled or required to be enrolled in secondary school

Flemington and Somerville, NJ
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Go to website and fill out registration form (Google Form)

Youth Employment Services (YES) – Hunterdon County Youth

Assistance and coaching for jobs, schooling for individuals ages 16-24 experiencing specific challenges

908-635-6456
10 Junction Rd.
Flemington, NJ 08822
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: See website for eligibility; call or text contact for info

Youth Employment Services (YES) – Somerset County

Assistance and coaching for jobs, schooling for individuals ages 16-24 experiencing specific challenges

Kyle Vandenberg
908-725-7223, ext. 21
10 Junction Rd.
Flemington, NJ 08822
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: See website for eligibility; call or text contact for info

Zufall Health Center – Bridgewater

Provides quality and affordable primary medical and dental care, as well as cancer screenings, etc. After hours: Patients can call any Zufall office 24/7. For urgent needs, you will be connected with our on-call medical provider. For extreme or life-threatening cases, call 9-1-1. Zufall is available in various towns across north and central NJ.

908-252-4410. Patient Text Line: 844-787-1846
500 N Bridge St
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Hours: Mon 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Fri 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Insurance and sliding scale (with proof of income). No one denied services because of inability to pay
How to Access: Call, text, or make appt online

Zufall Health Center – Somerville

Provides quality and affordable primary medical and dental care, as well as cancer screenings, etc. After hours: Patients can call any Zufall office 24/7. For urgent needs, you will be connected with our on-call medical provider. For extreme or life-threatening cases, call 9-1-1. Zufall is available in various towns across north and central NJ.

908-526-2335. Patient Text Line: 844-787-1846
71 Fourth Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hours: Mon.-Wed.: 7:30 AM-5 PM; Thursday: 7:30 AM-6 PM; Friday: 7:30 AM-4 PM; Open most Saturdays, closed Sunday.
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Insurance and sliding scale (with proof of income). No one denied services because of inability to pay
How to Access: Call, text, or make appt online

Zufall Health Enrollment Hotline

Assistance with enrollment in NJ Family Care (Medicaid) and qualified health plans through NJ Health Insurance Marketplace

973-891-3425
Hours: By appointment only
How to Pay: Free to call hotline
How to Access: Call and leave a message with full name, date of birth, and phone number. A Certified Application Counselor will call back to schedule appt.

Zufall Healthy Smile Center – Flemington

-Preventive Care Dental for Adults & Children -Exams -Fillings -Crowns -Dentures -Extractions -After Hours: Patients can call any Zufall office 24/7. For urgent needs, you will be connected with our on-call medical provider. For extreme or life-threatening cases, call 9-1-1.

908-968-4440
361 Route 31 Bldg. C, Suite 701
Flemington, NJ 08822
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am-4pm
In Person / Virtual: In person
How to Access: Call