In the event of a psychiatric emergency, the following crisis hotlines have trained personnel available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week:
  • Crisis/Psychiatric screening centers for all counties in New Jersey
    Assists people who need immediate psychiatric care.
  • Saint Clare’s Health – Psychiatric Emergency Service
    Assessment, crisis intervention, and referrals for people in crisis, available 24 hours a day.
    (973) 625-0280
  • Morristown Medical Center Psychiatric Emergency Service
    (973) 540-0100
  • Newton Medical Center
    (973) 383-0100
  • The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    1 (800) 273-8255
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline
    1 (800) 799-7233
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline
    1 (800) 656-4673 (HOPE)


If you feel that you or someone you know is in imminent danger of harming self or others, call 911 immediately.