The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
The Veterans Crisis Line is free and confidential. When you call or text, a qualified responder will listen and help. You decide how much information to share. Support doesn't end with your conversation. Their responders can connect you with the resources you need.
Nevada 211, a program of the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and administered by Money Management International (MMI), is committed to helping Nevadans connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or internet, their goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information from state and local health and human services programs.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
United Latino Community, Inc. (formerly known as Nevada Hispanic Services, Inc.) is a non-profit organization that provides free or low-cost legal aid, translating and interpretation services, community education, and advocacy for residents of Carson City and neighboring rural communities.
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) was created by Congress in 2000 as part of the Children’s Health Act to raise the standard of care and increase access to services for children and families who experience or witness traumatic events. This unique network of frontline providers, family members, researchers, and national partners is committed to changing the course of children’s lives by improving their care and moving scientific gains quickly into practice across the U.S.
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Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership. AA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution. Their primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.
NA is a nonprofit fellowship of men and women who are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. There is only one requirement for membership, the desire to stop using. They are not affiliated with any other organizations. They have no initiation fees or dues, no pledges to sign, no promises to make to anyone. They are not connected with any political, religious, or law enforcement groups, and are under no surveillance at any time. Anyone may join regardless of age, race, sexual identity, creed, religion, or lack of religion.