Resources

Overview

If you are having suicidal thoughts or thoughts about hurting yourself, call one of these crisis lines:

Adapt 24/7 Mobile Crisis Hotline

1-866-260-8000

Suicide & Crisis Center of North Texas 24/7 Crisis Line

1-214-828-1000

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255

North Texas Behavioral Health Authority​

NTBHA is the designated Local Behavioral Health Authority for the Dallas Metro Area.

1-877-653-6363
or 1-214-366-9407​

Happy People

You are not alone.

Mental health problems are common. They are treatable. But no one is born knowing how to deal with a mental health issue. Looking for help and resources is an important step in feeling better or helping someone else.

The resources on our site have been carefully prepared to help connect people to experts and providers who can help them.

Walking in a natural environment can actually lower brain activity associated with depression.

In partnership with Texas A&M Forest Service, we will be starting a new program called Mind Your Garden which will focus on the relationship between mental health and the environment.

Mental Health in Dallas: An Assessment of Strengths and Needs Technical Report by Brittney Sanderson

In partnership with Texas A&M Forest Service, we will be starting a new program called Mind Your Garden which will focus on the relationship between mental health and the environment.

Boarding Homes

Mental Health America of Greater Dallas supports safe, clean boarding homes for those that are recovering from mental illness. For a list of boarding homes, go to www.boardinghome.org

For the most updated, accurate and recent information regarding boarding home facilities and regulations, contact the City of Dallas at 214-670-1972.

*MHA is not responsible for licensing boarding homes.  Contact the City of Dallas at 214-670-1972 to learn about licensing procedures.

Email Meaghan Read at mread@mhadallas.org for more information.