These organizations will provide information to help you find the best resources to meet your needs.
CT State Resources:
CT Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Searchable information about crisis services, specific types of services, client rights and grievances.
Infoline 211 provides information about mental health services, crisis intervention, utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, elder care, and much more.
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:
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.