Mental Health Oregon Healthy Kids
Depending on family income, children may be eligible for free or low-cost health coverage for doctor visits, dental care, vision, medicines and more through the Healthy Kids program.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
From its inception in 1979, NAMI has been dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness.
For three decades, NAMI has established itself as the most formidable grassroots mental health advocacy organization in the country. Dedication, steadfast commitment and unceasing belief in NAMI's mission by grassroots advocates have produced profound changes. NAMI's greatest strength is the dedication of our grassroots leaders and members. We are the families, friends and individuals that serve to strengthen communities across the country.
Oregon Suicide and Crisis Hotlines
Crisis Counselors are waiting for your call.
Department of Human Services: Youth Suicide Prevention Program
Outlines 10 strategies to reduce youth suicide. Efforts to reduce suicide rates show the most promise when multiple strategies are implemented simultaneously.
Recognizing Depression in Youth
Provides information for Oregonians about how to prevent youth suicide. This is a practical guide that helps adults recognize the warning signs of depression in youth as well as understand what it takes for these youth to improve their lives.
Network of Care
Network of Care is a highly interactive, single information place where consumers, community-based organizations and municipal government workers all can go to easily access a wide variety of important information. The resources in this "virtual community" include a fast, comprehensive Service Directory; links to pertinent Web sites from across the nation; a comprehensive, easy-to-use Library; a political advocacy tool; community message boards; and many others.
Dual Diagnosis of Oregon (DDA)
Dual Diagnosis Anonymous (DDA) is a peer support group based on an authorized version of the 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous plus an additional 5 Steps that focus on Dual Diagnosis (mental illness and substance abuse). DDA's unique 12 Steps Plus 5 Program offers hope for achieving the promise of recovery.
Association of Oregon Community Mental Health Programs (AOCMHP)
Association of Oregon Community Mental Health Programs is a non-profit membership organization comprised of the Directors of Local Mental Health Authorities. These statutory authorities are responsible for the planning and delivery of local addictions, developmental disabilities, and mental health services. Funding for services is provided in partnership by counties and tribes, the state of Oregon and the federal government. AOCMHP is committed to the well-being of our programs' customers and their families in every community, the care and protection of our most vulnerable populations and to the strengthening of the local human services delivery system.