Mental Health Association of New York City

Also Known As:MHA
Sponsor/Parent Agency:Affiliated Organization: New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Address:50 Broadway, 19th Floor New York NY 10004
Fax:(212) 529-1959
World Wide Web: http://www.mhaofnyc.org/2lifenet.html


1-800-LIFENET is the free, confidential referral service for emotional and substance abuse problems. When you call, an experienced referral specialist will listen to the problem and assess the situation. You will then be provided with information and a recommended referral in your area if needed. All calls are kept strictly confidential. 1-800-LIFENET, the Mental Health Association of NYC information and referral hotline, answers over 75,000 calls a year, helping New Yorkers find emotional support or mental health treatment for themselves or their loved ones, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


24/7 Hotline: 1-800-LIFENET (543-3638); Spanish: 1-877-298-3373; Asian: 1-877-990-8585.

Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.

Services Offered:Specialized Information and Referral
Languages Offered:Asian LanguagesSpanish
Target Groups(By Need):ChildrenFamiliesOlder AdultsParentsWomenYouth