If you are a veteran or the family member of a veteran experiencing a mental health crisis please call the
Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255
IMPORTANT: When contacting any law enforcement agency for assistance, be certain to tell the dispatcher: “This is a Mental Health issue, it is NOT a criminal concern”. This will alert the responding officer to resolve the problem in an appropriate manner”. Tell the dispatcher if a weapon is possessed by the person having difficulties (i.e. gun, knife, club, etc.)
HELP FOR VETERANS AND MILITARY
Burlington County VA Clinic
3000 Lincoln Dr. East, Suite E, Marlton NJ 08053 Phone: 844-441-5499
VA Health Benefits Service Center -Mental health services (inpatient and outpatient), vocational rehabilitation
and prescription drug coverage are available to eligible veterans. Phone: 877-222-VETS (8387)
Veterans Services of Burlington County– Provides services to all veterans, retirees, and dependents in obtaining
entitlements provided by law.
795 Woodlane Rd. Westampton, NJ 08060 Phone: 609-265-5008
Veterans and Military Support – The New Jersey National Guard– operates a Family Support Center for National Guard and Reserve families in a former armory located on Route 206 in Bordentown. This unit is staffed to provide Family assistance and readiness programs, behavioral and psychological health activities, suicide prevention, and child and youth programs, outreach services and reintegration programs.
Joint Military & Family Assistance Center:
1048 US Highway 206,
Bordentown, NJ 08505, Phone: Toll free: 888-859-0352; or 609-530-4600