A System of Mental Health Services



Homeless Outreach


Sussex County Phone: 973-383-8670 - Fax: 973-383-8676
Union County Phone: 908-289-7330 - Fax: 908-249-4106

Satellite office at the Plainfield YMCA on Watchung Avenue by appointment only.
Emergency support is also available after-hours, and on weekends.


Bridgeway provides outreach, support, and case management services to adult Sussex and Union County residents who are homeless, or are at risk of becoming homeless, and have a mental illness.

Homeless Outreach Services Include:

  • Hands-on assistance with finding both temporary and permanent housing
  • Outreach to engage service recipients into mental health, substance abuse, medical, vocational, and social services
  • Assistance with obtaining public assistance and/or social security benefits
  • Comprehensive assessment of individual needs and psychiatric rehabilitation goals
  • Individualized treatment planning to assist the service recipient with reaching his/her goals
  • Ongoing case management and supportive counseling to assist the service recipient to live within the community
  • Teaching and assisting with daily living skills, including medication management and education, budgeting, personal hygiene, and housekeeping
  • Transportation to initial appointments and linkage to other available transportation options



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