Links & Resources

The following links are listed to provide you with additional online mental health care information and counseling resources.

ACT Abuse Counseling and Treatment- http://www.actabuse.com/

Serving Lee Hendry and Glades Counties: note from their website

  • “Please let us know if you would like more information. We will gladly provide you with it. Don’t forget… All services provided to victims of domestic violence and their children and survivors of sexual assault, dating violence, stalking and human trafficking are available free of charge. Our 24-hour hotline number is 239-939-3112. Hendry and Glades Counties can call our domestic violence hotline toll-free at 1-800-500-1119 or our sexual assault hotline toll-free at 1-888-956-7273 or email us – act@actabuse.com. Our mailing address is: P.O. Box 60401 Fort Myers, FL 33906″

Alcoholics Anonymous – www.aa.org

Lee County Area Intergroup Site: www.leecountyaa.org

24 Hr Hotline: (239)275-5111

Naples Area Intergroup Site: www.aanaples.org

24 Hr Phone: (239)262-6535

Good sites for medical and mental Health Info

Eating Disorders

NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness www.NAMI.org

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. –

http://www.nami.org/Find-Support/NAMI-Programs – here is link to their support groups and educational programs

HOPE Clubhouse –www.hopeclubhouse.org

HOPE Clubhouse is a community of support for adults living with mental illness providing opportunities and building meaningful relationships, paid employment opportunities, access to education and housing. Requires a Mental Health Referral. Services are free. 3602 Broadway Ave. Fort Myers, Florida 33907

Telephone: (239) 267-1777

Consumer Resource Guide in Lee County

http://elderaffairs.state.fl.us/doea/county_resource/Lee.pdf

211

211 is a United Way program that provides free information and referral to human/social service agencies within Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties. Clients can call and receive information and referrals appropriate to their needs. https://www.unitedwaylee.org/what-is-united-way-211/

CARES – Community Awareness in Recognizing and Educating on Suicide

http://www.caresprevention.org/support-groups.html

http://www.caresprevention.org/signs-to-look-for.html this link has educational materials about identifying risk for suicide

Suicide Hot line 1800 273- TALK (8255)

911 or the Emergency Room are the most immediate places to get help.