Resource List: Orange County & Chapel Hill
A comprehensive list (80+ pages!) of agencies, services, etc. offered to assist pastors, program personnel and individuals who are seeking care for themselves or someone else.
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Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding
Across our land we pray a prayer of hope and healing Read More
The Community Empowerment Fund offers savings opportunities, financial education, and assertive support to individuals who are seeking employment, housing, and financial freedom. The opportunities for employment and greater housing that CEF advances motivate participants to build personal assets, gain higher income, engage in a healthy community, and sustain transitions out of poverty.
Founded in 1987 to address the needs of Orange County citizens living with mental illness, Club Nova provides a holistic, caring environment designed to promote rehabilitation and reintegration into the community. Club Nova follows the successful Clubhouse Model pioneered by Fountain House in New York City. Club Nova focuses on members' strengths and potential rather than their illness.
Suicide Prevention: Triangle SOS
Nearly 37,000 suicides occur in the US each year. That’s 101 suicides a day, one suicide every 14 minutes. Triangle SOS supports families who have suffered the loss of a loved one by suicide. We offer comfort, sympathy and encouragement through support group meetings, outreach, presentations and more.
NAMI (The National Alliance on Mental Illness) supports persons with mental illness, their families and their friends, provides education about severe brain disorders, fights stigma, and advocates for a continuum of high quality mental health care services. NAMI supports increased funding for research, adequate health care, housing, rehabilitation and jobs for people with serious psychiatric illnesses.
A Free Education Program For Family & Friends of Those With Mental Illness
The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a free 12-session course taught by other family members who have received intensive training for its presentation. Instruction and course materials are provided free to class participants. Please call 919-929-7822.
Program sponsored by NAMI-NC, NAMI Orange County and NAMI Durham
NoStigmas empowers a global mental health community through education, support & action. Created for peers, by peers- It’s mental health our way!