An overwhelming 42.7% of Mississippi adults reported having symptoms of depression and/or anxiety last year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Needless to say, that’s nearly half of state resident adults. Worse yet, more than half of residents with mental health conditions don’t receive any treatment.
It’s clear that Mississippi residents are in need of help for depression and anxiety. Fortunately, there are free and anonymous helplines available to all residents. These phone numbers are more than just digits on your smartphone. Call today and receive immediate assistance for any and all mental health issues, including depression and/or anxiety.
The National Depression Hotline
Anybody anywhere can call 866-629-4564 to reach a specialist with The National Depression Helpline. It’s a free, confidential, around-the-clock helpline for depression and/or anxiety. Call now for immediate assistance, or click here to visit the website which offers a wealth of additional information and resources. When you’re ready, we’re here to listen.
CONTACT the Crisis Line
CCL has been operating since 1971, offering free mental health services to Mississippi residents. Call 601-713-4357 anytime to reach a professional, or click here to visit the CCL website, which offers more info, resources, and chat services.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness offers a helpline for all US residents to receive assistance for depression and/or any form of mental issue. Call 800-950-6264 from Monday to Friday, 10AM to 10PM, or text “HelpLine” to 62640. You may also visit the Mississippi-specific NAMI website, which offers a wealth of info, by clicking here.