Resources

Get immediate help now:

Screen Shot 2014-02-04 at 12.08.35 AMIf you are unable to receive assistance from a health professional, use these resources for yourself, or to help someone you know.

Emergency medical services — 911
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline1-800-273-8255
SAMHSA Treatment Referral Helpline — 1-877-726-4727
Veterans Crisis Line1-800-273-8255 (press 1)

 

Illnesses, Treatment and Support
Fountain House (recovery of men and women with mental illness)
MentalHealth.gov (talking about mental health, getting help)
Mental Health Directory (services, resources)
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) (mental health education)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA) (substance abuse, addiction)

Campaigns and Outreach
Active Minds (awareness among college students)
Break Yo Stigma (anti-stigma)
Bring Change 2 Mind (anti-stigma)
I Need a Lighthouse (depression/suicide awareness education program in Virginia Beach, VA)
Mental Fitness, Inc. (formerly NORMAL, mental fitness among youth)
OK2TALK (stories from teens and young adults)
StopBullying.gov (prevention, cyber bullying)
The Trevor Project (suicide prevention among LGBTQ community)
To Write Love on Her Arms (hope and finding help)

Policy and Advocacy
Mental Health America
Treatment Advocacy Center

Research
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (education and treatment)
Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (grants)
One Mind (illness, brain injury)