National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI): National web site plus toll-free number for anyone in need of additional information, recommendations or support: – NAMI Information Helpline: 800-950-NAMI (6264).

Mental Health  Helpline: 1-(800)273TALK. MHA is the oldest mental health advocacy group in America. Visit their web site to find help in your area.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: – Offers a 24/7/365 toll-free number for anyone who’s in trouble or knows someone who may be 1-800-273-TALK.

National Institute of Mental Health: (NIMH): for latest research and information.

The Treatment Advocacy Center: (703) 294-6001. Provides laws regarding mental health treatment standards in individual states.

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated (847) 831-3438. Assists individuals and their families in finding resources including professionals.

National Eating Disorders – Helpline (information and referral) 1-(800) 931-2237. Dedicated to providing education, resources and support to those affected by eating disorders.

National Institute on Drug Abuse: Information regarding the science of drug abuse and addiction, including some info on dual diagnosis.

Self Abuse Finally Ends (SAFE): 1-(800) DONT CUT (366-8288). A nationally recognized treatment approach offering an educational resource base committed to helping you and others achieve an end to self-injurious behavior.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): 1-(800) 789-2647. Government’s National Mental Health Information Center providing information about mental health and offering more than 600 publications.

Social Security


Bazelon Center for Mental Health
National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare:
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA):


McMan’s Depression and Bipolar Web:
Minds on the Edge:


Schizophrenia Oral History Project:
We Connect Now – – resources for college students with disabilities in access to higher education and employment issues.