Finding ways to assist your child with mental health challenges can be difficult. However, there are routes to help make things easier.

While community partners build a better system of care, we know that young people and their families still need help now. Here are some first steps to get you connected to the right care for you or a loved one.


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Get a referral to a mental health specialist


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Crisis Text Line

Text HERE4U to 741741 from anywhere in the United States about any type of crisis to instantly start a text conversation with a trained Crisis Counselor. Free of charge, 24/7 and confidential.

Other Resources

SAMHSA Behavioral Health Treatment Locator is a confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities for substance abuse and/or mental health. Learn more here.