When mental health challenges are affecting you or someone you love, we can help. The NAMI NYC Helpline is here for you.
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Calls to our Helpline are confidential and answered by trained family members and people living with mental illness. And we respond to all voicemails, so please leave one!

*Connect with someone who understands and who will listen.

*Find help navigating NYC’s mental health system, from people with personal experience.

*Get referrals for mental health services, housing, legal assistance, and more.

*Learn about NAMI NYC classes, support groups, events, and other ways we can support you.

Monday – Friday, 10am to 6pm Eastern

(Hours vary on federal holidays – closed “day-of” and close at 2pm the workday before.)

If you are in danger or need immediate medical attention call 911

Immediate help is available by contacting the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255800-273-8255 or at