If mental illness is affecting someone you love, or you, call us! We can help. The NAMI NYC Helpline is here for you.

(En Español.)


Calls to our Helpline are confidential and answered by trained family members and people living with mental illness.

*Connect with someone who understands.

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

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

*Learn about NAMI NYC classes, support groups, events, and other support programs.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 11am to 6pm

Summer Hours (Memorial Day – Labor Day): Monday – Thursday, 11am to 6pm; Friday, 10am to 2pm

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

For emergencies call 911

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