As NAMIWalks celebrates its 15th anniversary, we invite you to take part in NAMI’s largest and most successful mental health awareness and fundraising event in the country. When you walk with NAMI, you join the movement to raise awareness of mental illness and raise funds for our mission to help individuals and families right here in our region.
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Crisis Services Available 365/24/7 - Nationwide Children's Hospital and Netcare Access have partnered to offer around-the-clock crisis prevention services. 17 & Under - call 614-722-1800 18 & Older - call 614-276-CARE (2273) or 888-276-CARE (2273) If there is an emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go directly to an Emergency Department Click here for details.
The Center for Suicide Prevention and Research (CSPR) at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is working to end youth suicide. CSPR provides training and educational resources to a range youth-serving agencies, civic organizations, and faith-based communities to help with suicide prevention efforts. The CSPR offers the following services to the community from the months of April through August – Gatekeeper Training: training for adults to learn about depression and suicide;Training on how to respond after a suicide; and Training on how to provide safe messaging about mental health. For more information, please contact the Center for Suicide Prevention and Research at SuicidePrevention@NationwideChildrens.org or (614) 355-0850.
The current NAMI FC Email Update from Executive Director Rachelle Martin is available now! Read it here.
AtNAMI Franklin County... We offer the understanding that only those with the lived experience of mental illness can provide. Together with our grassroots volunteers, we work every day to provide help and hope to millions of Americans. When we take care of mental health, we can all see the benefits.