Offers information on mental illness, autism spectrum disorders and HIV/AIDS. Website: www.nimh.nih.gov
A grassroots, family and consumer organization offering support groups, free education courses (in English and Spanish), and support for advocacy activities. Call (800) 215‐3021 or (860) 882‐0236 Website: http://www.nami.org/
The local affiliate of NAMI-CT provides a support group, education, and year-round events for family members, consumers and all interested persons. Call (203) 733-8109 Website: http://www.namict.org/
A resource for individuals, families, and agencies that provides information about mental health services, laws, and related news.
Provides advocacy and education as well as resources for statewide support groups, programs for the deaf community, supported employment, residential services, and crisis information. Call 800‐842‐1501
Help, hope, and support for families of people with alcohol use disorders. Website: www.ctalanon.org
Information on programs and initiatives that promote mental health, prevention and achieving victory over mental illness through advocacy, education, research and services.
A statewide library and resource center for information on substance abuse and mental health disorders. Call (860)
793‐9791 or toll-free at (800)
232‐4424 Website: www.ctclearinghouse.org
Organizes the addictions and recovery community (people in recovery, families, friends and allies) to provide recovery support services. Call (800)
860‐244‐CCAR (2227) Website: www.ccar.us
Provides information, training and support on special education laws and services for families of children with disabilities ages 0 to 26. Call (860) 297‐4358 or 800‐842‐7303 Website: www.afcamp.org
Serves families of children and youth with a broad spectrum of behavioral and mental health needs. Family Advocates are offered free of charge up to age 21. Call (860) 563-3232 Website:www.favor-ct.org
Offers information on the latest discoveries and recovery stories of various brain disorders. Website: http://bbrfoundation.org
Offers facts and guidance regarding addiction treatment and mental health issues. Lists treatment centers in Connecticut. The Expert Article section provides white papers from doctors and professors about behavioral health topics.