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You are not alone

Mental health affects all of us regardless of culture, race, ethnicity, gender, or sexual orientation. Anxiety disorders, eating disorders, depression, ADHD, addictions, and bipolar disorder are all examples of common, treatable mental health conditions. 20% of American adults and youth ages 13-18 experience mental illness.


You can get help

It’s important to know that asking for help is okay. Whether you are dealing with mental health issues personally or caring for a friend or family member, the situation can feel overwhelming and hopeless. This page provides access to information and local resources to help you navigate your situation.

You can get through it

People right here in Cobb County are ready to help you.


If you are experiencing an urgent mental health crisis, please call 911 now.

Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL)


Help is available 24/7 for individuals struggling with issues like depression, anxiety, other mental health conditions, problems with developmental disabilities, mental health, addiction drugs, and alcohol. Download the MyGCAL app (Apple and Android) to call, text, or chat with GCAL.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)’s National Helpline


A free, confidential, 24/7 treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Veterans Crisis Line


Press 1 to talk to someone.

The Trevor Project 

1-866-488-7386 or text START to 678678.

A national 24-hour, toll free confidential suicide hotline for LGBTQ youth.

Mental Health Resources

Access tips, tools, and local resources related to youth mental wellness, substance abuse, suicide prevention, and advocacy.


Raise Awareness

Promote Resiliency

Reduce Stigma

The mental health initiative exists to raise awareness, promote resiliency and reduce stigma.