Resources and Links

*Click on the underlined document name below to download and view and/or print

NAMI Referrral Resource Directory (2018)
º An excellent referral guide for finding mental health services in Atlantic County (PDF – printable)

NAMI Atlantic/Cape May County Mental Health Resource Guide (April 2015)
º An excellent reference guide for finding mental health services in Atlantic and Cape May Counties (PDF – printable)

Reference guide for How To Identify The Early Signs Of Mental Health Issues
º Link to (an organization offering detox and rehab support and information)

Understanding and Preventing Suicide Among Students
º Suicide is the second-leading cause of death for people between the ages of 15 and 24. This guidebook is designed to help students better understand suicide and depression, how to recognize warning signs in themselves or their peers, and what they can do to intervene.
(LINK to on-line guidebook)

New Resources Directory 2020-2021 in English and Spanish

º A comprehensive guide detailing the programs and services the NJ Department of Human Services offers to residents, caregivers, and advocates.

Links on New “Red Flag Law”
Here are a links to information about red flag laws. As you can see, several states have them, with the law taking effect in NJ in 2019.
Red Flag Law from Wikipedia
Red Flag Law in NJ
Red Flag Law takes effect in NJ

Crisis and Mental Health Services by County:
ºThese documents may take a minute or two to download

Atlantic County Contact List
ºUpdated September 2015 (Word Document – printable)

Cape May County Contact List
ºUpdated September 2015 (Word Document – printable)

Cumberland County Contact List
ºUpdated September 2015 (Word Document – printable)

NAMI Atlantic/Cape Book List (PDF – printable)
º Please contact Gail Dembin at (609)927-0215 or at: to borrow any of these publications now located at the Absecon Methodist Church where our meetings are held.

º What to do when a loved one is in crisis. (PDF – printable)
Refer also to NAMI Atlantic/Cape May Mental Health Resource Guide (page 12 and 13) above has a great guide on promoting mental health through helping smokers quit. (LINK)
Schizophrenia and Addiction: The Guide to Unraveling Comorbidity and Finding the Path to Recovery (LINK)
Bipolar Disorder and Addiction (LINK)
Making the Connection: Trauma and Substance Abuse (LINK)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Abuse: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment) (LINK)
Meaningful Work and Recovery (LINK)
Legacy Treatment Services – (LINK)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA) – US Government Agency providing help with Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health (LINK) helps millions of Americans look for resources in their community. (LINK)