Online Resource and Hotline Directory
It can be difficult to go through life, with things like stress, anxiety, depression, and trauma, among other possibilities, getting in the way.
Thankfully, there are specialists to help you get through it and progress into a mentally healthy lifestyle.
Speaking with a therapist, and receiving counseling, are almost always suggested and beneficial to those who suffer.
There are also other resources out there for help that assist in proving that there is good in the world.
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC DOHMH)
LifeNet - 1-800-LIFENET (1-800-543-3638)
LifeNet is a toll free, professionally staffed, 24 hour/7 days a week, crisis management, and referral hotline in New York City for
mental health and substance use problems.
In English: 1-800-LIFENET (1-800-543-3638)
In Spanish: 1-877-AYUDESE (1-877-298-3373)
In Chinese and Korean: 1-877-990-8585
For the Hearing Impaired: (TTY): 1-212-982-5284
For Other Languages: 1-800-LIFENET, and ask for an interpreter
NYC DOHMH HIV/AIDS Hotline: 1-800-TALK-HIV (1-800-825-5448), Monday - Saturday, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH)
HIV/AIDS Hotline: 1-800-541-2437 (English); 1-800-233-7342 (Spanish) www.health.state.ny.us/diseases/aids
New York State Office of Mental Health (NYSOMH)
Customer Relations Service: 1-800-597-8481 and 1-518-474-2121 (TDDY),
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, www.omh.ny.gov
New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS)
OASAS HOPEline: 1-877-8-HOPENY (1-877-846-7369), www.oasas.ny.gov
Administration for Children’s Services Child Abuse Hotline: (800) 342-3720
Safe Horizon Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline: (800) 621-HOPE (4673)
RAINN-Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network Sexual Assault Hotline: (800) 656-HOPE (4673)
Adult Protective Services (APS) Referral Hotline: (212) 630-1853
Abandoned Infant Protection Act: (866) 505-SAFE (7233)
New York State Office of Mental Health - https://www.omh.ny.gov/
Office of Mental Health - New York State [A-Z Index]- https://www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/map/a_to_z.htm
Office of Mental Health - New York State [Facilities] - https://www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/aboutomh/omh_facility.html
New York Mental Health Councelor Association - http://www.nymhca.org/
New York State Health Foundation - http://nyshealthfoundation.org/priority-areas/other-focus-areas/integrating-mental-health-and-substance-use-services
Mental Health Hotline - http://www.co.seneca.ny.us/departments/community-services/mental-health-hotline/
Community Mental Health - http://mentalhealth.westchestergov.com/
New York City Network of Care - http://newyorkcity.ny.networkofcare.org/mh/
New Jersey Mental Health Cares - http://www.njmentalhealthcares.org/
Mental Health Care Resources in New York [PDF] - http://www.hivguidelines.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/appendix-iii-mental-health-care-resources-in-nys.pdf
VOLY Behavioral and Mental Health Volunteering - http://www.voly.org/causes/behavioral-and-mental-health.html?gclid=Cj0KEQjw27etBRDA3-ux4p3c58EBEiQAkJzTALnZLf5t0qcOScDjjn3349MYG1QhUcdbAahgIdmeqtwaApEp8P8HAQ