Mental Health Services

Marilucy Lopes, Behavioral Health Director/Mental Health Administrator

Information and referral for mental health services for youth, adolescents or adults.  Staff support is provided to the Mental Health Board (MHB), and other committees, subcommittees, and task forces.  The Guide to Mental Health Services In Union County provides information for the following: emergency psychiatric care; counseling; legal services; services for adults and children; inpatient/psychiatric; presidential centers/psychiatric programs; developmentally disabled; family violence; and, support system is available below or call for a copy.

Emergency Psychiatric Services
Phone: 908-994-7131
24-Hour Hotline For Mobile Community Outreach

Guide to Mental Health & Addiction Treatment in Union County

Union County Mental Health Board

2018 Meeting Dates

All Mental Health Board Meetings are held on the fourth Monday of the month at 4:30 p.M. Meetings are held at the Union County Administration Building, 4th floor conference room. No meetings are held in January, July or August.

Monday, February 26, 2018
Monday, March 26, 2018 – Contract Review (April Fiscal Year)
Monday, April 23, 2018 – Contract Review – Fiscal Year
Monday, May 21, 2018 – Contract Review – Fiscal Year
Monday, June 25, 2018 (If Needed)
Monday, September 24, 2018
Monday, October 22, 2018 – Contract Review – Calendar Year
Monday, November 26, 2018 – Contract Review – Calendar Year
Monday, December 10, 2018 – (If Needed)
Sara Thode 908-527-4846 Mental Health Administrator
Sarah Cordoma 908-527-4842 Supervising Clerical Transcriber

Disaster Response Crisis Councilor Program

Behavioral health responders are trained volunteers who become part of an emergency response network responding to the needs of communities in the event of a disaster.

Please contact Sara Thode, 908-527-4846,, for more information.