If you need immediate assistance, please call your local emergency hotline or if you live in Northern NJ, please call the Atlantic Health System's 24-hour Crisis Hotline at:
Northern New Jersey:
For Teens Needing Assistance in Northern New Jersey:
A project of the Goryeb Children's Hospital and the Atlantic Health System hospitals:
Adolescent/Young Adult Center For Health at Morristown Medical Center
Provides comprehensive health services for males and females aged 12 - 21. Appointments can be for complicated medical, emotional, or for any hard to sort out health problem. A team of health care professionals (adolescent medicine doctors, nurses, dietitians, social workers, psychiatrists and psychologists) are available to help with preventative care, HIV and sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment, gynecological care, birth control and emergency contraception, pregnancy testing and counseling, psychiatric evaluations, substance abuse evaluations, and diet and nutrition counseling.
Adolescent/Young Adult Center For Health at Overlook Medical Center
Provides a unique service for all adolescents ages 11 - 21, including: menstrul disorders. gynecologic care, sexuality and family planning guidance, sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment, psychosocial evaluations, and diet and nutritional counseling. Three adolescent medicine specialists, a nurse coordinator, social worker and nutritionist practice a holistic approach toward adolescent health.
Access Center Atlantic Behavioral Health
Provides the initial link to mental health and substance abuse services, including assessment, intervention, information, referral, education, advocacy, and crisis intervention. Please note if you need immediate assistance please call the Crisis Hotline number at (973) 540-0100.
Eating Disorder Program at Atlantic Health System
Provides teenagers, young adults, family members, community and school professionals with access to education, assessment and treatment services related to eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa.