FOR IMMEDIATE CRISIS: CALL 911-Do not wait for your School Counselor


    Regional Mental Health

    8555 Taft St. Merrillville, IN (219) 769-4005


    Franciscan Behavioral Health Dyer

    24 Joliet St Dyer, IN (800) 738-7336


    Porter Starke Services

    601 Wall St. Valparaiso, IN (219) 531-3500


    Riverside Healthcare

    350 N. Wall St. Kankakee, IL (815) 933-1671


    Michiana Behavioral Health ages 5 & up

    1800 N. Oak Drive Plymouth, IN 574-936-3784 or 800-795-6252


    Campagna Academy Youth Substance Abuse Treatment

    7403 Cline Ave Schererville, IN 219-322-8614 


    CrossRoad Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility ages 6-21

    1825 Beacon St. Fort Wayne, IN 260-484-4153 or 800-976-2306 


    Suicide Hotline: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255 Available 24 hours a day


    Suicide Survivors Support Group/Wounded Healers (219) 924-5577 (meets in Griffith)


    Survivors of Loss Due to Addictions or Suicide (SOLAS) (219) 462-6267 (meets in Valparaiso)


    Compassionate Friends Bereaved Parents (219) 365-8485 (meets in Crown Point)


    Mental Health America (219) 922-3822


    Northwest Indiana Suicide Prevention Council 757-1849


    Websites and videos


    A Cry for Help: How to help a friend who is depressed or suicidal video  800-451-5006, www.paracletepress.com


    Families for Depression Awareness, www.familyaware.org/coping_after_suicide.php


    SOS (Signs of Suicide) video from National Depression Screening Day 781-239-0071 www.mentalhealthscreening.org.