AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION – ILLINOIS CHAPTER
The grassroots work AFSP does focuses on eliminating the loss of life from suicide by: delivering innovative prevention programs, educating the public about risk factors and warning signs, raising funds for suicide research and programs, and reaching out to those individuals who have lost someone to suicide.
BIPOC MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
A collection of treatment directories and mental health resources curated by NAMI in support of community members who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color.
CHICAGO AREA MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
A list of mental health and wellness resources in Chicago, compiled by The Women’s Center at DePaul University.
CRISIS TEXT LINE – Text TALK to 741-741 to text with a trained crisis counselor from the Crisis Text Line for free, 24/7.
Works to improve the quality of life for those whose lives are affected by mental health conditions by promoting community wellness, breaking down barriers to mental health care, and providing support and expertise for families, professionals and individuals in Chicago and beyond.
NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MENTAL HEALTH
A collection of resources including links to get immediate help in a crisis, plus information on finding a health care provider and deciding if a provider is right for you.
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE NETWORK — 1-800-273-8255
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.