Addicition Services

Gloucester County Division of Addiction Services
The Gloucester County Division of Addiction Services coordinates services for adults and adolescents seeking help for substance use issues. Addiction Services may include: 
Prevention
Intervention 
Treatment – Detox, Residential, Outpatient
Recovery – Halfway house, Med Assisted Treatment, Sober living

Must be a Gloucester County resident, and for many services, meet income eligibility guidelines.

GC Division of Addiction Services also oversees the Local Advisory Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (LACADA); and it’s two subcommittees - the Provider’s Advisory Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (PACADA) and the County Alliance Steering Subcommittee (CASS).  The LACADA is a volunteer board, whose members are appointed by the Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
Judy Tobia-Johnson
Gloucester County Drug & Alcohol Director
(856) 384-6886
jjohnson@co.gloucester.nj.us


Maintaining Sobriety During Pandemic -
There are numerous resources and online meetings and groups to help stay in recovery while staying safe at home.  OnlineRecoveryResources.pdf

Gloucester County Addictions Task Force
The Gloucester County Addictions Task Force consists of members representing human services, public health, law enforcement, EMS, hospitals, non-profits, faith based, and education.  It also includes individuals in recovery, people who have lost loved ones to addiction, and concerned community members.  The mission of the Addictions Task Force is to increase awareness of drug addictions and its effects on our community, and to promote and support existing programs for the prevention, treatment, and recovery from addiction.  

Free Narcan Trainings -
The Gloucester County Department of Human Services has partnered with Urban Treatment Associates to host free information and training sessions about the life-saving drug Narcan.  These monthly trainings will be offered throughout the county and all attendees will receive a free Narcan kit upon completion.  Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged.  For more information, or to register, please email rbamford@co.gloucester.nj.us

For a full list of trainings - 2020NarcanFlyer.pdf

For more information:
Robert Bamford
856-384-6929
rbamford@co.gloucester.nj.us


Gloucester County Municipal Alliance
The New Jersey Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (GCADA) provides funding for township initiatives for the prevention of Alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse.  Community resident volunteers support prevention efforts and are appointed by the mayors.  Currently, 23 of the 24 municipalities in Gloucester County participate.  Under guidelines, Municipal Alliances plan and implement prevention programs to meet their community needs.
Mary Beth Monroe
GC Municipal Alliance Coordinator
(856) 384-6887
mbmonroe@co.gloucester.nj.us    

Resources:

NJ Addiction Services Hotline 24/7
1-844-276-2777

NJ Addiction Resources Hotline
1-844-REACH-NJ (732-2465)
REACH NJ

Gloucester County Office of Addiction Services
856-384-6885

NJ Hopeline - 24/7 Peer Support
1-855-654-6735 

NJ Connect for Recovery Hotline
1-855-652-3737

Alcoholics Anonymous - South Jersey
1-856-486-4444

Narcotics Anonymous
1-800-992-0401

ReConnections Family Support Center
 1-856-651-7553 x40011