NAMI is working to help change the way mental health crises are handled in the United States. In this video, you will learn about 988 a new 3-digit number for mental health & suicide crises and what services need to be available in every community to help anyone in crisis and reduce law enforcement involvement. To learn more visit nami.org/crisisresponse
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Call our HelpLine at 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) – open Mon-Fri from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET / Text “NAMI” to 741-741 – Available 24/7 / Visit us online at nami.org.