The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
PSI disseminates information and resources through its volunteer coordinators, website and annual conference. Its goal is to provide current information, resources, education, and to advocate for further research and legislation to support perinatal mental health.
We promote improvement in the lives of people with schizophrenia-related illnesses and their families by providing support, hope, and awareness so that early diagnosis, treatment and community services increase recovery.
Stop a Suicide Today was developed as a nationwide campaign to empower individuals to help themselves, colleagues, friends and loved ones who are concerned about or feel suicidal.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States. The Lifeline is comprised of a national network of over 160 local crisis centers, combining custom local care and resources with national standards and best practices.
MentalHealth.gov provides one-stop access to U.S. government mental health and mental health problems information. MentalHealth.gov aims to educate and guide: the general public; health and emergency preparedness professionals; policy makers; government and business leaders; school systems; and local communities.
MHA is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to helping Americans achieve wellness by living mentally healthier lives. Our work is driven by our commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated health, behavioral health and other services for those who need them, and recovery as a goal.
Mission is to provide support, advocacy, and education in order to improve the quality of life for individuals with mental illness and their families.
Offers peer-led support groups; educational classes for individuals, families and parents; workforce development opportunities; and social recreational programs
Address: 115 N. County Farm Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
DBSA provides education, wellness options, peer support, hope, and help to improve the lives of people who have mood disorders.