living with a mental illness
NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS offers information to the millions of people impacted by mental illness.
WHAT A DIFFERENCE A FRIEND MAKES is an interactive site to help teens connect to other teens living with a mental illness. It also offers ways to support friends with mental illness.
DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR SUPPORT ALLIANCE provides help to better manage depression and mania.
HELPGUIDE.ORG is a website that contains information on symptoms, how to help a depressed friend, and how to talk to your parents about depression.
SUICIDE: FINDING HOPE is a website that has extensive information and research.
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE is a free 24-hour confidential suicide hotline. You can call to talk with someone who cares or get a referral to a mental health professional in your area. 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
AGORA is a free and confidential 24-hour talk line at University of New Mexico. 855-505-4505.
TREVOR PROJECT allows LGBTQ youth to text or instant message with other LGBTQ youth. Toll-free: 866-488-7386.
TEENS HELPING TEENS is open from 6-10pm PST and is toll-free: 800-TLC-TEEN.
MINDS INTERRUPTED are first person stories written and presented by individuals and families impacted by mental illness.