A System of Mental Health Services
 

*NOTE: Due to COVID-19, all Bridgeway programs have had to modify service delivery.
The degree of modification varies with each program.
Program staff are ready to process new intakes. Please call us for help.

UNION COUNTY SUPPORTIVE HOUSING PROGRAMS

 

 

Supportive Housing

Contact: Bassey Ita

Union County – Supportive Housing
615 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208
Phone: (908) 249-4100 Fax: (908) 249-4106

 

 

 

Intensive Supportive Housing

Contact: April Cistrelli

Union County – Enhanced Supportive Housing
615 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208
Phone: (908) 469-3940 Fax: (908) 469-3946

Supportive Housing Eligibility Criteria:

- A diagnosis of a major mental illness
- People who express an interest in independent living
- People who have some understanding of their own mental illness
- For enhanced supportive housing: person must be at risk of homelessness and/or state hospitalization
- Union and Hunterdon County Residents

Click here to download the Fact Sheet - Supportive Housing & Intensive Supportive Housing

Click here to download the Faxable Referral Form


UNION COUNTY - RIST

Residential Intensive Support Team

Contact: April Cistrelli

Union County – RIST VI
615 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208
Phone: (908) 249-4100 Fax: (973) 860-5166

RIST Eligibility Criteria:

RIST accepts persons served who are currently on Conditional Extension Pending Placement (CEPP) status at state psychiatric hospitals, along with those on CEPP status at county psychiatric hospitals. Additionally we accept referrals in the community who require additional supportive services and skill building in order to remain in the community. Included in those community referrals are local Short Term Care Facility (STCF) units, community mental health providers, and social service agencies.

Click here to download the Fact Sheet - RIST