RESOURCES

 

NAMI Mid-Tidewater provides this list as a service to the community. The information contained on this page is subject to change and should always be verified. It is not and cannot be an exhaustive list of all resources available.

CRISIS LINES: ​9-1-1

Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Community Services COPE Crisis Line: 1-800-542-2673 National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

         Spanish: 1-800-628-9454 Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) press 1

ORGANIZATIONS:

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - www.nami.org

         email: info@nami.org

         Helpline: 1-800-950-6264 (This is not a crisis hotline. Please call 9-1-1, if you are experiencing a crisis or call one of the other crisis numbers above.)

NAMI Viginia - www.namivirginia.org

        email: info@namivirginia.org

        Helpline: 1-888-486-8264 (This is not a crisis hotline. Please call 9-1-1, if you are experiencing a crisis or call one of the other crisis numbers above.)

SUICIDE PREVENTION:

American Association of Suicidology - www.suicidology.org

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention - https://afsp.org/ 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

VETERANS/MILITARY:

NAMI Veterans Military Resource Center - www.nami.org/veterans

NAMI Homefront public web page - www.nami.org/homefront

FAMILY MEMBERS:

NAMI Family-to-Family public web page - www.nami.org/f2f

Parent Eduational Advocacy Training Center - www.peatc.org

The Children's Mental Health Resource Center was founded by a coalition of organizations and individuals in the Greater Richmond VA community who came together witht he goal of making it easier to navigate the complex system of mental health care for children. -  https://www.chrichmond.org/Children's-Mental-Health-Resource-Center.htm

HEALTH CARE/TREATMENT: 

Virginia Health Care Foundation is a public private partnership dedicated to increasing access to primary health care for uninsured Virginians and those in underserved areas - www.vhcf.org 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Treatment Locator - http://findtreatment.samhsa.gov

2-1-1 free and confidential service that helps people across North America find the local resources they need = www.211.org or call 2-1-1

ADDITIONAL MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES:

Treatment Advocacy Center - www.treatmentadvocacycenter.org

Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration - www.samhsa.gov 

www.ok2talk.org 

FURTHER READING:

https://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-Conditions