877-990-8585 (Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean)
is a free, confidential help line for New York City residents. You can call 24 hours per day/7 days a week. The staff of trained mental health professionals help callers find mental health and substance abuse services. NYC Well is multilingual and multicultural:
You can also text WELL to 65173 or go to NYC Well, an online resource for individuals, families and agencies in need of help and information.
English & Spanish. Offers assistance, information and referrals by phone, mail, internet and in-person at public events. A resource a source of help to improve parenting practices and to prevent and intervene in child abuse and neglect.
“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.”
Dr. Jamila Codrington, right, clinical supervisor and therapist at Astor Services for Children and Families in the Bronx, answers a question during the Mental Health Summit at the Sheen Center for Thought and Culture in Manhattan Feb. 13. With her from left are Rabbi Joseph Potasnik, moderator; Dr. Derek Suite, M.D., MS, of Full Circle Health in the Bronx, and Dr. David L. Ginsberg, M.D., of NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan.