County Resources:

Orange County Website

Access Supports for LivingProvides a variety of services to children, families, and adults including those with significant disabilities, in the Hudson Valley Community. Services include mobile mental health provided directly in people's homes, individual and group counseling, habilitation, and case management services. Adults also may utilize employment services, residential opportunities, and intensive psychiatric services at several locations. Also available to families are multiple child welfare services, including Foster Care Services, and emergency services. 
Mental Health AssociationMental Health Association in Orange County, Inc. (MHA) seeks to promote the positive mental health and emotional well-being of Orange County residents, working towards reducing the stigma of mental illness, developmental disabilities, and providing support to victims of sexual assault and other crimes.
Mobile Mental Health: Professional, clinician-staffed telephone support and outreach intervention is available 24/7 to anyone in Orange County in need of emotional support or crisis intervention in the home, at school or in the community.  


Text4Teens: Confidential texting service for teens offered 24 hours per day.


National Resources: 

Born This Way Foundation: Led by Lady Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta, the Born This Way Foundation was founded in 2011 to foster a more accepting society, where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated. The Foundation is dedicated to creating a safe community that helps connect young people with the skills and opportunities they need to build a kinder, braver world.

Living is SO Big: Living Is So Big® empowers, encourages, and inspires everyone to more actively appreciate life and everything that surrounds it. We are making a difference in today's children, teens, adults, and elders by reminding everyone that "if you have a heartbeat you have a purpose".
ImAlive: Chat for free online with certified crisis counselors anytime! 
Youth America Hotline: YAH is the first and only toll free, peer to peer hotline network linking callers to community based peer counseling hotlines in the nation.

1-877-YOUTHLINE (968-8454)

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: A 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

If you need mental health help immediately please call:

Mobile Mental Health at 311
the Orange County Helpline at 1-800-832-1200
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 or 911