MentalHelpInfo.Org is a compilation of information gathered by members of the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health Southwest Suburban Site Board. Its mission is to learn about, educate, and advocate for all people living with mental illness.
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National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is a nonprofit support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with mental illnesses. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports, and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.
The National Association of County Behavioral Health and Developmental Disability Directors (NACBHDD), a nonprofit membership organization, promotes national policies that recognize and support the critial role counties play in caring for people affected by mental illness, drug and alcohol dependence, and developmental disabilities.
The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) provides resources focused on enhancing the mental health and educational competence of all children.
The National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery (NCMHR) ensures that consumers and survivors have a major voice in the development and implementation of health care, mental health, and social policies at the state and national levels, empowering people to recover and lead a full life in the community.
The National Council for Behavioral Health is the national association of community providers that care for more than eight million adults and children across the country who suffer from mental illness, development disabilities, and substance use disorders. Its members employ more than 750,000 staff and provide mental and substance use disorder treatment, rehabilitation, housing, and community support services.
The National Empowerment Center (NEC) carries a message of recovery, empowerment, hope, and healing to people who have experienced mental illness, trauma, and extreme states.
The National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health is a national family-run organization linking more than 120 chapters and state organizations focused on the issues of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mental health needs and their families.
The National Latino Behavioral Health Board brings attention to the great disparities that exist in the areas of funding, access, and quality of care for Latino consumers and families needing professional mental health and substance abuse services.
The National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help clearinghouse works toward the development of the mental health consumer movement, which strives for dignity, respect, and opportunity for those with mental illnesses.