Merrell Family Foundation with the help of friends of the foundation will continue to populate this page for resources that have been shared with us. As a community effort we are always interested to hear about resources that you have found helpful. It is through this effort that we can continue to make a difference.
National Mental Health Resources
About Mental Health First Aid
NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness – Palm Beach County
IN AN EMERGENCY OR CRISIS
For assistance in an emergency situation
South County Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team (Southern Palm Beach County):
Jerome Golden Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team (Northern Palm Beach County):
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) (press 1 for veterans, 2 for Spanish)
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, ABUSE, AND SEXUAL ASSAULT RESOURCES
National Child Abuse Hotline
National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-787-3224 (hearing impaired line)
Florida Abuse Hotline:
[Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse, 24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 1-800-355-8547]
National Sexual Assault Hotline
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network)
The Florida Resource Center for Women and Children – 561-248-4679- The Florida Resource Center for Women and Children (FRCWC) provides prevention, shelter assistance, victim’s advocate and counseling services for residents of Palm Beach County, FL.
Harmony House – (561) 993-2204- Harmony House offers a secure, year round, 24 hour facility for women and their children who are victims of domestic violence.
Palm Beach County Victim Services – (561) 355-2418- Crisis Hotline: 866-891-7273- Assists victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, homicide and other violent crimes through crisis response, advocacy, therapy and community awareness.
Substance Abuse Treatment
Comprehensive Alcoholism Rehabilitation Programs, Inc. (CARP) – 561-844-6400- Provides prevention, education and treatment services through a Continuum of Care, to individuals and families affected by alcoholism, drug dependency and co-occurring disorders, to achieve an abstinence-based recovery.
Drug Abuse Treatment Association, Inc. (DATA) – 561-743-1034- DATA provides effective quality programs for children, adolescents and their families experiencing problems with substance abuse and/or juvenile delinquency.
SAMHSA’s National Helpline provides free, 24-hour information and referral assistance to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations.
1-800-662-HELP (4357) and http://findtreatment.SAMHSA.gov
National Council for Behavioral Health can assist you in finding a local provider of behavioral health services and support. www.theNationalCouncil.org (click on “Find a Provider”)
Mental Health Treatment
Jerome Golden Center for Behavioral Health
1041 45th Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
561-383-8000 (for services) or 561-383-5725
South County Mental Health
16158 Military Trail (South of Southern Blvd)
St. Mary’s Institute for Mental Health
901 45th Street
West Palm Beach
West Palm Hospital – Pavilion
2201 45th Street
West Palm Beach
Psychiatrists & Therapists and Information/Referrals
Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service
5841 Corporate Way # 200,
West Palm Beach, FL 33407