May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and our team at United Way of Northeast Florida and mental-health expert Dr. Kal Kseib, consultant for Baptist Health, would like to help mark this important awareness effort with a list of accessible resources available all year long. The resources below can help you deal with a wide array of mental wellness challenges, from emotional crises to everyday stressors. Please view the resources below, and remember, if you are having suicidal thoughts, please reach out immediately. Dial 2-1-1 or 904-632-0600 to be connected to our suicide prevention and intervention specialists now.
United Way 211: Dial 2-1-1 or 904-632-0600 on your landline or cell phone. You can also text HELP to 904211, or visit unitedwaynefl.org/get-help.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line: Free confidential crisis intervention via SMS message 24/7. Text HOME to 741741, 85258 or 686868.
Samaritans Helpline: Call or text 877-870-4673; available 24/7; services are free, confidential and anonymous.
National Alliance on Mental Illness: nami.org
LOCAL COMMUNITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH RESOURCES
|WCH/Baptist Behavioral Care Management Crisis Line||904-202-7900|
|WCH/Baptist Behavioral Health Appointment Line||904-376-3800|
|Bullying Hotline Duval County Schools||904-390-2255|
|Child Guidance Center||904-448-4700|
|Child Abuse Hotline||800-962-2873|
|Clay County Behavioral Health||904-291-5561|
|Community Hospice of Northeast Florida||904-407-7001|
|FL Dept. of Health Center for Women and Children||904-253-1420|
|Gateway Community Services||904-387-4661|
|Hubbard House 24 hour hotline||904-354-3114|
|JFCS (counseling provided on sliding scale)||904-394-5706|
|Mental Health Resource Center||904-642-9100|
|Nemours Children’s Clinic||904-697-3785|
|Northwest Behavioral Health||904-781-0600|
|United Way 211||904-632-0600 or Dial 2-1-1|
|Full Service Schools||904-390-2131|
|Youth Crisis Center||904-720-0002 Option #1|
|WCH Partial Hospitalization Program||904-202-0400|
|Women’s Center of JAX: Rape Counseling (men/women/girls/boys)||904-722-3000|
|River Point Behavioral Health||904-724-9202|
Please note: if you have any questions on the programmatic resources below, we recommend you consult your primary care physician and/or therapist.
STRESS AND ANXIETY MANAGEMENT
SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT
If you have any questions on the programmatic resources above, we recommend you consult your primary care physician and/or therapist. We wish you and yours good mental wellness. If you are interested in learning how you can support or get involved with United Way’s mental health work, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.