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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.

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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.

The effects of the global pandemic have caused an increase in stress, anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues. The need for mental health support is greater than ever. You are NOT alone. Help is available to you.

FOR IMMEDIATE HELP

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

Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL)

1-800-715-4225

 

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’s Helpline

1-800-662-4357

Available in English and Spanish

 

The Trevor Project 

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

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

Self Harm Hotline

877-455-0628

 

Eating Disorder Hotline

844-228-2962

 

Crisis Text Line 

Text "HELLO" to 741741

 

Postpartum Help Line

1-800-944-4773

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255

 

Veterans Crisis Line

1-800-273-8255

 

Depression Hotline

888-640-5174

 

Addiction Hotline

877-266-3111

U.S. Health and Human Services Department's Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Maternal Mental Health Hotline

1-833-9-HELP4MOMS

The hotline is accessible by phone or text at 1-833-9-HELP4MOMS (1-833-943-5746) in English and Spanish. TTY Users can use a preferred relay service or dial 711 and then 1-833-943-5746

Mental Health Resources

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

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The mental health initiative exists to raise awareness, promote resiliency and reduce stigma. This page and its resources are made possible by our sponsor.

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