Health and Welfare

Montclair Health and Human Services Department, 205 Claremont Avenue, 3rd Floor, Montclair, NJ 07042. Tel.:973-509-4970. Through its various divisions, it provides services to make Montclair a healthier place to live for residents of all ages.

The Mountainside Medical Center Dental Clinic provides dental care for people with disabilities. It is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.  For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 973-429-6887. Mountainside Medical Center, 1 Bay Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042.

Community Counseling Clinic (“CCC”) at Montclair State University provides low cost, professional, and compassionate mental health counseling services to assist individuals, couples, and families in the Montclair area. The MSU Community Counseling Clinic is housed in The Center for Clinical Services, located at 147 Clove Road in Little Falls, just off Routes 46 and 3 East (across from New Jersey Transit’s Montclair State University Station). The GPS address is 35 Clove Road, Little Falls. To arrange an appointment call 973-655-3407.

The Essex County Division of Senior Services is the doorway to programs and services for seniors and adults with physical disabilities. It is the primary center for planning, program development and coordination of services to persons age 60 and over. The Division’s services are targeted to individuals with the greatest social and economic need. It is located at 900 Bloomfield Avenue in Verona, NJ 07044. Tel.: 877-222-3737.

The Essex County Office for the Disabled is located at 50 South Clinton Street, 1st Floor, Suite 4300, East Orange NJ 07018 provides information and referrals to resources in Essex County for people with disabilities. Besides making referrals to the many resources in the County, they also offer the Personal Assistant Services Program (“PASP”) for permanently, physically disabled persons 18-65. For more information, call the Office of the Disabled at 973-395-8494 or Emal: [email protected] or [email protected]

Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris Counties, Inc. (“MHA Essex/Morris”). The main office is located at 33 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair NJ 07042. Tel.: 973-509-9777. Its mission is to provide services to individuals and families whose lives are affected by mental illness, and they offer many community outreach and support programs.

Family Support Organization of Essex County (“FSOEC”) is a family-centered, family-driven nonprofit organization that provides peer support, education and advocacy for parents of children who have emotional, behavioral, mental health, substance use, intellectual and developmental challenges. They are located at 60 Evergreen Place, East Orange NJ 07018. Tel.: 973-395-1441 Email: [email protected].