National Federation of Families for Children's Mental Healthwww.ffcmh.org A national family-run organization linking more than 120 chapters and state organizations focused on the issues of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mental health needs and their families. The National Federation works to develop and implement policies, legislation, funding mechanisms, and service systems that utilize the strengths of families. Its emphasis on advocacy offers families a voice in the formation of national policy, services and supports for children with mental health needs and their families.
Georgia Council on Substance Abusewww.gasubstanceabuse.org Dedicated to strengthen communities by promoting quality addiction prevention and treatment practices, and by supporting public policy that not only reduces the stigma associated with addiction, but also supports the development and implementation of a strong prevention, treatment and recovery services system.
Voices for Georgia's Children - Speaking Up for Sound Choices www.georgiavoices.org A nonprofit child policy and advocacy organization that envisions a Georgia where children are safe, healthy, educated, employable, and connected to their family and community. It is our mission to be a powerful, unifying voice for a public agenda that ensures the well-being of all of Georgia’s children.
Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, Inc. www.gmhcn.org Promotes recovery through advocacy, education, employment, empowerment, peer support and self help, and to unite as one voice to support the priorities set each year at the annual convention.
Mental Health Americawww.mentalhealthamerica.net/ Mental Health America is one of the country’s leading nonprofit dedicated to helping ALL people live mentally healthier lives. With 240 affiliates nationwide, we represent a growing movement of Americans who promote mental wellness for the health and well-being of the nation – everyday and in times of crisis.
Mental Health American of Georgiawww.mentalhealthamericaga.org Mental Health America of Georgia works to enhance the mental health of all Georgians through education, outreach and advocacy.
Addiction Center www.addictioncenter.com/teenage-drug-abuse/ Addiction Center matches patients with the treatment center that is best suited to them based on location, price, program and more. We strive to provide an experience tailored to the needs of every individual who wants help.
Parent to Parent of Georgiawww.p2pga.org Parent to Parent of Georgia offers a variety of services to Georgia families of children with disabilities or special healthcare needs.
MentalHealth.govwww.mentalhealth.gov MentalHealth.gov provides one-stop access to U.S. government mental health and mental health problems information.
National Association on Mental Illnesswww.nami.org/ NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need.
NAMI Georgiawww.namiga.org/index.php/about-us NAMI Georgia is one of the leading organization in the state working to ensure hope, help, health and acceptance for Georgians affected by mental illness.
Keeping Kids in Families keepingkidsinfamilies.org We are a public-private partnership guided by three national organizations – the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA), the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities, and the National Organization for State Associations for Children (NOSAC) – and we are leading the charge to make sure that all kids have a safe, secure and permanent family. We are doing this by working collaboratively with policymakers and other key stakeholders to develop a federal financing mechanism that aligns policy and practice and helps us to build a child welfare system that is designed to serve more children and families sooner, and ultimately achieve better outcomes.
Drug Rehab drugrehab.com At DrugRehab.com, our mission is to equip patients and families with the best information, resources and tools to overcome addiction and lead a lifelong recovery.
National Foster Care Month www.childwelfare.gov/fostercaremonth/ The Children's Bureau, in collaboration with its information service, Child Welfare Information Gateway, launched the 2016 National Foster Care Month website! With this year's theme, "Honoring, Uniting, and Celebrating Families," the website provides free resources and tools to help professionals, parents, caregivers, and youth move closer to family reunification and establish permanent connections.
Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Explanation of Services Overview
GPSN Mission Statement
Georgia Parent Support Network, Inc. is dedicated to providing support, education, and advocacy for children and youth with mental illness, emotional disturbances, and behavioral differences and their families.