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New Jersey Boarding Schools
Blair Academy

Co-ed grades 9-12 located in Blairstown, NJ. Blair offers a superior college-preparatory program while holding firmly to its tradition of being a supportive, family-oriented community with a dynamic classroom experience.
The Hun School of Princeton

Co-ed grades 9-12 located in Princeton, NJ. Complementing the extensive curricular offerings, Hun offers a wide variety of extracurricular activities that are intended to enhance our students' experiences and provide additional opportunities for them to explore their interests and develop their talents.
Lawrenceville School

Co-ed grades 9-12 located in Lawrenceville, NJ. School offers a comprehensive, coeducational program for 800 boarding and day students from grades nine through post-graduate, who come from 34 states and 29 countries.
Peddie School

Co-ed grades 9-12 located in Hightstown, NJ. One of the most exciting secondary schools in the country today, Peddie fosters a community that is known both for its vigorous preparation for college as well as creating a community that asks each student to reach for levels of achievement not attempted before.
Purnell School

All girls grades 9-12 located in Pottersville, NJ. Purnell is a small girls boarding school that focuses on the success of every student. We take girls from a wide variety of backgrounds and help them find success and discover and what they are best at doing.
Residential Treatment Centers
Community United for the Rehabilitation of the Addicted, Inc (CURA)

Community based, nonprofit organization, dedicated to the treatment and rehabilitation of Spanish speaking individuals who are addicted to drugs and/or alcohol.
Newark Rennaissance House, Inc.

A youth (14-19), alcohol & drug, treatment center & organization. Located in Newark, New Jersey.
SODAT Inc.

A non-profit drug/alcohol outpatient treatment organization head-quartered in Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey.
 


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Boarding Schools in New Jersey

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OTHER IMPORTANT HOTLINES

ADDITIONAL HOTLINES


DCF HOTLINES

CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT HOTLINE

1-877-NJ ABUSE (652-2873)
1-800-835-5510 (TTY/TDD)
24 hours a day - 7 days a week
Any person having reasonable cause to believe that a child has been abused or neglected has a legal responsiblity to report it to the Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS). DYFS is mandated to investigate all reports of child abuse and neglect.

FAMILY HELPLINE

1-800-THE-KIDS (843-5437)
24 hours a day - 7 days a week
If you're feeling stressed out, call the Family Helpline and work through your frustrations before a crisis occurs. You'll speak to sensitive, trained volunteers of Parents Anonymous who provide empathic listening about parenting and refer you to resources in your community.

CHILD BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES

1-877-652-7624
24 hours a day - 7 days a week
Call this number to find out about services for children and teens with emotional and behavioral health care challenges and their families.

2NDFLOOR YOUTH HELPLINE

1-888-222-2228
www.2ndfloor.org
24 hours a day - 7 days a week
This is a youth helpline serving all youth and=2 0young adults in New Jersey. Youth who call are assisted with their daily life challenges by professional staff and trained volunteers. Anonymity and confidentiality are assured except in life-threatening situations.

SAFE HAVEN INFANT PROTECTION HOTLINE

1-877-839-2339
24 hours a day - 7 days a week
This is a toll free hotline for distressed parents who wish to give up an unwanted infant anonymously, with no fear of arrest or prosecution. While information will be requested, no names or records are required.

FOSTER HOME RECRUITMENT LINE

1-877-NJ-FOSTER (653-6783)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
Many children in New Jersey need temporary homes until their parents are able to care for them or until a permanent home is found. Call to learn how you can open your heart and your home by becoming a foster parent.

ADOPTION HOTLINE

1-800-99-ADOPT (992-3678)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
If you have love to share, consider adopting a child into your family. Call to learn how you can give a child a permanent home by adopting a child with special needs.

DIVISION'S ACTION LINE

1-800-331-DYFS (331-3937)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
This hotline provides easy access and a timely response to questions, concerns, disputes and recommendations regarding services provided by DYFS or by an agency with a license or contract from DYFS.




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OTHER IMPORTANT HOTLINES

NJ 2-1-1

New Jersey 's Community Resource Phone or Website Guide
Just dial - 2-1-1 or www.nj211.org


ADDICTIONS HOTLINE OF NJ

1-800-238-2333


CATASTROPHIC ILLNESS IN CHILDREN RELIEF FUND

1-800-335-FUND
(1-800-335-3863)


COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND & VISUALLY IMPAIRED (CBVI) HOTLINE

1-877-685-8878


CHILD CARE HELP LINE

1-800-332-9227


CHILD SUPPORT HOTLINE

1-877-NJ KIDS1
(1-877-655-4371)


DISASTER MENTAL HEALTH

1-877-294-HELP
(1-877-294-4357)
1-877-294-4356 TTY
(voice callers use 7-1-1 NJ Relay)


DIVISION OF THE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING (DDHH)

1-800-792-8339 V/TTY


DIVISION OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (DDD)

1-800-832-9173


DIVISION OF DISABILITY SERVICES (DDS)

1-888-285-3036
1-609-292-1210 TTY


DIVISION OF FAMILY DEVELOPMENT (DFD)

1-800-792-9773


DIVISION OF MEDI CAL ASSISTANCE AND HEALTH SERVICES

1-800-356-1561


DIVISION OF MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (DMHS)

1-800-382-6717


DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

1-800-572-7233


EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT (EITC)

Federal: 1-800-929-1040
State: 1-888-895-8179


FOOD STAMPS

1-800-687-9512


GAMBLING ADDICTION

1-800-GAMBLER
(1-800-426-2537)


GOOD NEIGHBORS - COMMUNITY LIVING FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

1-877-DHS-LINE
(1-877-347-5463)


HEALTH BENEFITS IDENTIFICATION (HBID) CARD UNIT

Call if your plastic HBID card is lost or stolen
1-877-414-9251


KINSHIP NAVIGATOR PROGRAM

(raising relatives' children)
1-877-816-3211


LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE(LIHEAP)

1-800-510-3102


MEDICAID FRAUD AND ABUSE HOTLINE

1-888-937-2835


NJ FAMILYCARE/MEDICAID CALL CENTER

1-800-356-1561


NJ DISASTER MENTAL HEALTH HELPLINE

1-877-294-HELP
(1-877-294-4357)
1-877-294-4356 TTY
(voice callers use 7-1-1 NJ Relay)


NJ FAMILYCARE

1-800-701-0710
1-800-701-0720 TTY


NJ HOUSING RESOURCE CENTER (HRC)

(for accessible, affordable housing)
1-877-428-8844
www.njhousing.gov


NJ WORKABILITY

1-888-285-3036
(from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mondays thru Fridays)


PAAD

(Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged & Disabled)
1-800-792-9745


PPMD (Postpartum Mood Disorders) HOTLINE

1-800-328-3838


STATE DISABILITY INSURANCE

(Department Of Labor & Workforce Development)
1-609-292-7060
TDD - 1-609-292-8319
NJ Relay for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Speech-Impaired Text Telephone User
1-800-852-7899


SUPPORT FOR WORKING FAMILIES

(Transitional Supports Hotline)
1-877-951-9514


TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY FUND

1-888-285-3036
TDD - 1-609-292-1210
(from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mondays thru Fridays)


UNIVERSAL SERVICE FUND (USF)

(Help with utility bills for low-income families and individuals)
1-866-240-1347


WORK FIRST NJ

(Welfare for Families and Individuals)
1-800-792-9773



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ADDITIONAL HOTLINES

The following numbers are for organizations that work in conjunction with or sometimes partner with DCF or the Department of Human Services, but are not official government agencies. We are not responsible for the content of their publications or services but they can provide valuable information and/or services.


NJ Self Help Group Clearinghouse

1-800-FOR-MASH
(367-6274)


Oxford House

1-800-689-6411


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