Resource Links

These organizations will provide information to help you find the best resources to meet your needs. 

Town Support:

Namicollage

Town of Avon Mental Health and Addiction Resource

Town of Canton, Senior and Social Services Dept.

Town of Simsbury, Mental Health Resources

Town of Granby Social Services

Town of Granby Youth Services

CT State Resources:

Hartford Hospital

CT Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Searchable information about crisis services, specific types of services, client rights and grievances.

Infoline
Infoline 211 provides information about mental health services, crisis intervention, utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, elder care, and much more.

TurningPointCT.org
The award-winning online community by and for young adults. “guiding the search for mental wellness”. There are now 5 blogs on the site.  The newest blogger, Ally, takes on addiction in an amazing new blog. “The Monkey on My Back”; in the Media Room, teens and young adults can post their art, videos, poetry, AND the resource map now features almost 800 places around the state that have been recommended by peers; and Young people can post and rate their favorite hangouts, services and supports.

National and State Resources:

The Caregiver Research Center- Resource Directory 2016

NIMH Outreach Partnership Program
The Outreach Partnership Program is a nationwide initiative of the National Institute of Mental Health’s (NIMH) Office of Constituency Relations and Public Liaison (OCRPL). The Program works to increase the public’s access to science-based mental health information through partnerships with national and state nonprofit organizations.

Videos:

Video: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Video: Mindmap

Video: I have a Therapist

Video: NAMICT walk PSA