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Places that Help: Federal
Updated: November 14, 2019
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Gift from Within
For those who suffer post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), those at risk for PTSD, and those who care for traumatized individuals. The website has articles, educational webcasts, inspirational stories, Q&A on trauma, poetry and art and many other resources.
National Alliance on Mental Illness
(M-F, 10am-6pm EST) 800-950-6264
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. The toll-free NAMI HelpLine responds personally to hundreds of thousands of requests each year, providing free referral, information and support—a much-needed lifeline for many.
National Mental Health Association Information Center
The National Mental Health Association maintains a referral and information center and can help you locate local chapters. These local groups have information about community services and engage in national and state level advocacy.
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