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Mental Health Organizations: Where Parents Can Get Help

National Organizations:

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)                                                                                                                  3803 N. Fairfax Dr., Ste. 100                                                                                                                                    Arlington, VA 22203                                                                                                                                                           Main: (703) 524-7600                                                                                                                                             Information Helpline: (800) 950-NAMI (6264)
  • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)                                                                                                                    6001 Executive Boulevard Room 8184, MSC 9663
    Bethesda, MD, 20892-9663                                                                                                                                               (301) 443-4513                                                                                                                                                nimhinfo@nih.gov                                                                                                                              http://www.nimh.nih.gov                                                                                                                                                  (866)615-6464
  • Mental Health America
    2000 N. Beauregard Street, 6th Floor Alexandria, VA 22311
    Phone(703) 684-7722
    Toll free (800) 969-6642
    Fax(703) 684-5968                                                                                                                                                     InCrisis? 1-800-273-TALK
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)                                                                     1 Choke Cherry Rd.
    Rockville, MD, 20857                                                                                                              samhsainfo@samhsa.hhs.gov                                                                                                         http://www.samhsa.gov                                                                                                                                                     (240)276-2130

Christian Organizations:

  • Local churches
  • No Longer Alone Ministries (NLAM)                                                                                                                                 630 Janet Avenue, Lancaster, PA  17601                                                                                                                      Phone: 717-390-4891
  • Focus on the Family                                                                                                                                                                      1-800-232-6459                                                                                                                                                                Arrange to speak with a licensed Christian counselor at no cost by calling 1-855-771-HELP (4357) Monday through Friday between 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Mountain time.
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