The department also provide mobile response to all towns in Morris County. If a person is deemed to be a danger to themselves, others, property or unable to provide for basic self-care in the community, the Mobile Screening component of this service, in conjunction with local law enforcement, can meet the client at their residence and assess whether they meet the criteria for Involuntary Commitment. If the screener determines that the client does meet that criteria, arrangements are made with the accompanying law enforcement to transfer the client to the Screening Center or to the nearest emergency room. Evaluation and consolations will continue on site upon arrival.
The unit can be reached during normal business hours at 973-625-6150. The 24-hour hotline can be reached at 973-625-6160.