The Mental Health Association of Central Florida
MHACF is a referral agency that provides mental health services, support and information to the Central Florida community.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI offers support groups, education, advocacy, and events to support individual and loved ones with mental illness.
MentalHealth.gov provides access to U.S. government mental health education and guidance resources.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress as well as prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.
https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org or call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Domestic Violence Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse. They offer phone and chat services 24/7.
https://www.thehotline.org or call 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
Veterans Crisis Line
The Veterans Crisis Line offers free confidential support 24/7 with caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs.
https://www.veteranscrisisline.net or call 1-800-273-8255 (and press 1)
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
AFSP lists U.S. and international suicide bereavement support groups as a public service to loss survivors.
Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance
DBSA provides education, tools, peer support, and a wealth of inspiring stories to help you pursue your own path to wellness.
National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder
The mission of National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder is to provide education, raise public awareness and understanding, decrease stigma, promote research, and enhance the quality of life of those affected by Borderline Personality Disorder and/or related problems, including emotion dysregulation.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
SAMHSA is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation with a mission to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
AA is a free peer-lead support group for individuals dealing with alcohol addiction.
NA is a free peer-lead support group for individuals dealing with drug addiction.
Al-anon Family Support Groups
Al-anon offers free support groups to individuals worried about loved ones with alcohol addiction.
CoDa offers free peer-lead support groups for individuals struggling with codependency.
OA offers free peer-lead support groups for individuals struggling with compulsive eating and food behaviors.
Recovery.org is an American Addiction Centers resource that provides educational content about alcohol and substance use disorders, as well as a directory of addiction treatment facilities across the United States.
The center is an organization that helps to promote and empower the LGBT community and its allies through information, education, advocacy, and support.
World Professional Association for Transgender Health
WPATH is a non-profit organization that aims to promote evidence based care, education, research, public policy, and respect in transgender health.
Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians & Gays
PFLAG is the first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people, their parents and families, and allies.
Autism Speaks is an organization dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.
Center for Autism & Related Disabilities
CARD's mission is to educate and empower individuals and families throughout the lifespan by providing support, assistance, and awareness within the community, with the goal of optimizing the potential of all individuals with autism and related disabilities; and to provide training that enables professionals to deliver evidence-based treatments to achieve optimal outcomes.