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Here is a list of suicide prevention activities within the state along with current legislation as it relates to suicide: 
 
New Jersey Suicide Prevention Hopeline 
1-855-654-6735 www.njhopeline.com
The Hopeline is New Jersey's dedicated in-state peer support and suicide prevention hotline staffed by mental health professionals and peer support specialists 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The service is available to callers of all ages for confidential telephone support (except when a suicide attempt is in progress), assessment, and referral. Crisis chat is also accessible through the website and the service can be reached by texting njhopeline@ubhc.rutgers.edu
 
Screening and Screening Outreach Programs 
Available in each county 24-hours a day, seven-days a week to individuals in emotional crisis needing immediate attention. For information visit the DHS Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services' website at www.state.nj.us/humanservices/divisions/dmhas/.
 
Perform Care 
When a child is facing challenges to their functioning and well-being, finding the right services and support can be overwhelming. To access CSOC Perform Care and Mobile Response services please call 1-877-652-2764.