Are you in crisis?




If you, or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please call:

1.800.273.TALK
1.800.273.8255

How can we help?

You can call the crisis center for any of the following reasons:

  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Information on suicide
  • Information on mental health/illness
  • Substance abuse/addiction
  • To help a friend or loved one
  • Relationship problems
  • Abuse/Violence
  • Economic problems
  • Sexual orientation issues
  • Physical illness
  • Loneliness
  • Family problems

How can I call?

We're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Dial 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
TTY users: 1.800.799.4TTY (4889)

Para obtener asistencia en espanol durante las 24 houras, llame al: 1.888.628.9454

RESOURCES

July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

How you get involved is UP2U!

Help us spread information and education about minority mental health issues by passing along any of the below flyers, articles or infographics.  Interested in making a presentation to your church, community group or organization?  Let us know!  616-301-0598.

 

 

Additional resources for parents and families

Resources for talking to children about traumatic events

Resources by topic

Mental health stigma

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Why Wraparound?

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Family Driven & Youth Guided Care

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Trauma informed care

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

 

Enhancing work with LGBTQ youth & families

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Enhancing work with African American youth & families

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Enhancing work with Hispanic youth & families

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Enhancing work with Native American youth & families

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Youth, mental health & the education system

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Youth, mental health & the juvenle justice system

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations

Youth, mental health & the child welfare system

  • videos
  • articles
  • websites/organizations