Family Service Bureau of Newark



Our Mission

Family Service Bureau’s (FSB) mission is to preserve, educate, support, strengthen and enrich family life through prevention, intervention and community education programs that assist families, children and individuals.

FSB has been serving the needs of the community since 1882. It is a licensed outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment center, welcoming the use of medication assisted treatment and psychiatric intervention. FSB aims to provide each consumer with the resources needed to improve their quality of life.

Newark Office

274 South Orange Avenue
Newark, NJ 07103 

Kearny Office

379 Kearny Avenue
Kearny, NJ 07032

Please call now or email

For internship inquiries, please fill out the internship application and email it to

Our Mental Health Intake Packet is available here.  Our Substance Abuse Intake Packet is available here. Please fill out the appropriate packet prior to your intake appointment and either bring it with you or email it to us. Please call the Newark or Kearny office with any questions regarding completing the form.

To make late cancellation, no-show or session payments click here:

Items to Provide for Intake:

  • ID: state, passport, or birth certificate

  • Proof of Income: Paystub or W2, Social Security benefits letter, unemployment statement, etc.

  • Insurance Card (front and back)

  • Medical History with list of medications

  • Any other pertinent information

What to Expect at Intake:

The entire intake process can take up to 1 ½ hours to complete.

Insurance Accepted:

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Horizon BCBS PPO and Managed Care

Payment Methods Accepted:

  • Credit/Debit card

  • Cash, Check or Money Order

  • PayPal via link on this website

Services offered:

Substance Use Disorder Treatment

  • Individual Therapy
  • Group Therapy
    • 2 Groups per week (Standard Outpatient, ASAM Level 1)
    • 3 Groups per week (Intensive Outpatient, ASAM Level 2.1)
  • Co-Occurring Treatment

Mental Health Treatment

  • Individual Therapy (Standard Outpatient)
  • Intensive Outpatient (3 groups and 2 individual sessions per week)

Psychiatric services with Medication Monitoring

  • For individuals enrolled in weekly or bi-weekly psychotherapy
Anger Management Group (Click for flyer)

Domestic Violence Counseling

Parenting Skills Group

Telehealth (Click for flyer)
Youth Counseling