Orange County Crisis Call Center
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calling outside of Orange County
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Family Support Program

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Family Support

-          Provides self-help groups, newsletter, advocacy, and educational services to families and friends of persons experiencing mental or emotional disabilities.

-          Also provides a county-wide telephone referral service utilizing a team of clinically trained administrators to provide information, referrals, and telephone crisis intervention.

 Family and Friends Together- A Monthly meeting that provide advocacy, support, education, and information for families of adults with severe and persistent mental illness. The group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at MHA from 7:00-8:00 P.M. Call 845-342-2400 Ext. 1238

for further information.

 Family Ties- A monthly meeting that provides advocacy, educational services, resources and supports to families who have children/adolescents with social, emotional, and behavioral difficulties. The group meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at MHA from 7:00-8:00 P.M. Call 845-342-2400 Ext. 1246 for further information.

National Alliance on Mental Illness, Orange County (NAMI Orange) – Provides support, education, and advocacy for families and friends of persons with mental illness. For more information, go to

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