On Our Own of Maryland is a statewide mental health consumer education and advocacy group that promotes equality in all aspects of society for people who receive mental health services and develops alternative, recovery-based mental health initiatives.
The Ohio Empowerment Coalition is a consumer-operated organization that consists of members statewide who are united to provide a platform for the voice of people with mental illness; to support people and groups working to transform systems, and to promote wellness, mental health recovery, and resilience.
The Oregon Mental Health Consumer/Psychiatric Survivor Coalition works to establish a statewide network of people who identify as having a psychiatric diagnosis and/or who feel labeled by one, to share ideas, provide mutual support, work toward common goals, strengthen peer-run organizations, and advocate for positive change in the mental health system.
The Mental Patients Liberation Alliance is a self-help, mutual support, human rights, and advocacy organization driven to defend and promote the rights and interests of people who have been labeled “mentally ill.”
The mission of Metro Boston Recovery Learning Community is to offer peer-to-peer services for people in recovery from mental health and/or substance use disorders, through peer support, advocacy, referral, education, career coaching, and job readiness in a trauma-sensitive and person-centered manner.
The mission of the Mental Health Association of Minnesota is to enhance mental health, promote individual empowerment, and increase access to treatment and services for people with mental illnesses.
The Mental Health Consumer Advocates of Rhode Island aims to improve levels of knowledge, open-mindedness, and understanding of all people, both locally and nationally, on issues of mental health, thereby reducing discrimination and inequity.
The Mental Health Association of Nebraska (MHA-NE) is a consumer-run, voluntary nonprofit statewide association with chapters located in communities throughout Nebraska. MHA-NE brings together service recipients, families, professionals, advocates, and concerned citizens to address all aspects of mental health and mental illness.
The Key Organization strives to empower consumers who use Indiana's mental health treatment services. They advocate individually and collectively in order to improve services, promote understanding, and end discrimination against people with mental illness.
The Kansas Consumer Advisory Council for Adult Mental Health, Inc. (Kansas CAC) is a consumer organization serving the geographical area of Kansas and dedicated to improving the lives of people with serious mental illness. The organization is entirely made up of people who self-identify as current or former consumers of mental health services.