Mental Health Resources and Articles

Mental Health Resources for Families

Community Resources for Families:

Performcare NJ

A free service afforded to NJ residents as a part of the NJ System of Health providing behavioral health resources and services to families in crisis

Care Plus

A Mental Health center that provides affordable mental health services to individuals in Northern New Jersey. Fair Lawn utilizes this program to support our students K-6 within the schools.

Bergen's Promise

Care Management Organization that serves youth ages 5-21 with behavioral challenges, substance abuse, and disabilities

Family Support Organization of Bergen County

Provides support, advocacy, and education to families of children with emotional/behavioral needs

Bergen County Board of Social Services

Helps families meet their needs and achieve their highest potential

Bergen County Food Pantry

Provides a list of names, addresses, and phone number to a variety of local food pantries

NJ Parent Link

A link to the state early childhood, parenting, and professional resource center

ARC of Bergen County

A not for profit organization that supports individuals with disabilities in Bergen and Passaic Counties

Mental Health Resources for Students and Families:

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

24/7 hotline that provides support to people in distress

Interactive Planner For Caregivers

A web based program that helps parents plan and create schedules for their children

Helping Children Build Resiliency

An article and information on building resilience

Trauma Facts & Tips

Information on trauma and how to support children

Preventing Youth Suicide: Facts & Tips

Information about youth suicide prevention

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

A service that provides support and resources to those impacted by suicide

Articles and More Resources Pertaining to COVID-19