Trusted Resources

It is part of the ARCHway Institute for Mental Health and Addictive Disorders’ goals to provide a comprehensive list of resources available in communities across the United States. If you know of an additional resource that should be added to our site, please submit the information for review here: Submit a Resource. Otherwise, browse our resources by following the links below.

Submit a Resource

If you know of a resource in your community, please submit the information about the business or organization below.  We will review your submission within 72 hours.

Submit a Resource

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Alliance for Justice

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Association of environmental, civil rights, mental health, consumer, and women’s organizations dedicated to the survival and growth of public interest advocacy.

American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY)

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A non-profit corporation established in 1998, headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, AACY is the only organization in the US dedicated solely to addressing caregiving youth issues. Their vision: every youth caring for chronically ill, injured, elderly or disabled family members will achieve success in school and life. The mission: increase awareness and provide support services for youth caregivers and their families by connecting them with healthcare, education and community resources.

CHARG Resource Center

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This organization provides mental health treatment, advocacy, self-help and support, and recreational opportunities; offers information about mental illness to the public.

Depressed Anonymous

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This is a 12 step program of recovery for persons with depression.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

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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.

National Anxiety Foundation

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This provides information on anxiety disorders for professionals and the general public. An international directory of anxiety health care professionals is also available on this site.

Panic Survivor

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This online community provides a forum for people who have been through trauma to tell their stories.

Parents of Addicted Loved Ones (PAL)

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Parents of Addicted Loved Ones provides hope and support through addiction education for parents dealing with an addicted loved one

Procovery Institute 

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This website is a clearinghouse of Procovery information, resources and ideas for building hope, healing and life for persons with mental illness.

Psychology Help Center by the American Psychological Association

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This has a Consumer Help Center site which provides brochures, fact sheets and an online psychologist referral service for persons affected by mental disorders, their families and others who care about them.

Recovery, Inc.

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This is a self-help mental health program based on the ground breaking work of a neuropsychiatrist, the late Abraham A. Low, M.D. It is non-profit, non-sectarian, and completely member managed. Recovery Inc. has been active since 1937 and we have groups meeting every week around the world.

Strength of Us

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Developed by young adults, this user-driven social networking community allows young adults to connect with their peers and share personal stories, creativity and helpful resources by writing and responding to blog entries, engaging in discussion groups, posting status updates on “The Wire” and sharing videos, photos and other news. Strengthofus.org offers a variety of resources on issues important to young adults, including healthy relationships, family and friends, independent living, campus life, employment, mental health issues and much more.

Support, Technical Assistance, Resource Center (STAR Center)

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This is a national consumer and consumer supporter technical assistance center that develops, produces, disseminates, and stores a wide range of culturally appropriate materials, resources, and tools for consumers, consumer-operated programs and self-help groups that strengthen skills, organizational capabilities, and service capacity. The Web site is also translated in Spanish El Centro STAR.

The Anxiety-Panic Internet Resource

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This is a self-help network dedicated to the overcoming and curiosity of overwhelming anxiety.

The Medicine Program

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This was established by volunteers seeking to help those individuals who could not afford the cost of their prescriptions.

The National Empowerment Center

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This website is filled with practical information that will help you recover if you have been labeled with a mental illness.

The National Mental Health Association’s National Consumer Supporter Technical Assistance Center

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This organization strives to strengthen consumer organizations by providing technical assistance in the form of research, informational materials and financial aid.

The National Mental Health Consumers’ Self-Help Clearinghouse

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This is a consumer-run national technical assistance center serving the mental health consumer movement. The Clearinghouse helps connect individuals to self-help and advocacy resources, and offers expertise to self-help groups and other peer-run services for mental health consumers.

THRIVEnet

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This is a place to learn about survival. Covers change, agility, resilience, hardiness, creative adapting, the survivor personality, overcoming job loss, serendipity, successful schizophrenia, synchronicity, the synergistic personality, and other issues related to life skills and mental health.

Transformations: A Forum for Self-Help and Recovery

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This is dedicated to helping those in recovery and seeking spiritual growth. The site includes resources and a calendar for live support and recovery group meetings.

Victorian Mental Illness Awareness Council (VMIAC)

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This is based in Melbourne, Australia. It is a consumer/survivor-run advocacy organization for people with mental health problems.

Wellness Institute 

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The Institute for Wellness and Recovery Initiatives of CSP-NJ (Institute) promotes and provides innovative, state of the art services aimed at creating wellness and recovery for persons living with disabilities.  We offer educational resources as well as trainings and consultation designed to assist organizations in developing a workforce and service delivery system focused on recovery and wellness.