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:
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.
Gloucester County Drug & Alcohol Director
Maintaining Sobriety During Pandemic -
There are numerous online and virtual supports to help stay in recovery while staying safe at home.
Recovery Resources 2020
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
For a full list of trainings - 2020NarcanFlyer.pdf
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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
NJ Addiction Services Hotline 24/7
NJ Addiction Resources Hotline
Gloucester County Office of Addiction Services
NJ Hopeline - 24/7 Peer Support
NJ Connect for Recovery Hotline
Alcoholics Anonymous - South Jersey
ReConnections Family Support Center