Through a grant from the New Jersey Department of Health, Division of Family Health Services, BIANJ is able to provide up to date information so that individuals affected by brain injury can make informed decisions about their health and safety.

For additional information and/or emotional support regarding COVID-19, please contact:

NJ Mental Health Cares:
To receive emotional support for issues related to COVID-19 and other mental health concerns:
Call: 866-202-4357
TTY: 877-294-4356
Open Weekdays 8am to 8pm

NJ Hopeline:
Individuals experiencing suicidal thoughts should call:
Open 24/7

NJ COVID-19 Information Hub:
For general COVID-19 questions call: 2-1-1 (24/7)
For medical COVID-19 questions call: 1-800-962-1253
For vaccine appointment support call: 1-855-568-0545 (8am – 8pm)

BIANJ Helpline:
Weekdays 9am – 5pm

The Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases (ELC) project is a statewide initiative providing resources to enhance detection, response, contact tracing, and prevention efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19. The project is administered by the New Jersey Department of Health Division of Family Health Services and the Maternal Child Health Consortia, through a partnership with the Central Jersey Family Health Consortium as a regional grantee. CJFHC grants support community-based organizations serving vulnerable populations. ELC supports expanded access to COVID-19 testing and vaccines, and training for community health workers to connect at-risk persons with needed services and reliable COVID-19 information.