Mental Health Disabilities

Delaware Department of Education and the Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services (formerly Child Mental Health) have partnered through a Federal Grant to assist teachers, link parents, and other professionals in understanding mental health and substance abuse issues and obtaining help for children.

Phone: 302-739-4194

Website: http://kids.delaware.gov/pbhs/pbhs.shtml

The Delaware Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health (DSAMH) is located in the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS).  DSAMH serves the adult (age 18 and older) population in need of publicly funded behavioral health services.

Phone: (800) 652-2929

Website: http://dhss.delaware.gov/dsamh/

The Mental Health Association in Delaware promotes improved mental well being for all individuals and families in Delaware through education, support, and advocacy.

Phone: (302) 654-6833

Website: www.mhainde.org ?

The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.

Website: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

Mental Health America, founded in 1909, is the nation’s leading community-based network dedicated to helping all Americans achieve wellness by living mentally healthier lives.

Website: http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/