Missouri Suicide Prevention Plan

Lutheran Family and Children's Services
Youth, individual, couples and family therapy and youth programs with regional offices in St. Louis, St. Charles, Columbia, Cape Girardeau , Springfield, and a satellite location in Franklin County.

Missouri Department of Mental Health
The Missouri Division of Behavioral Health manages programs and services for people who need help for a mental illness or alcohol or drug problem. Services available are prevention, education, evaluation, intervention, treatment, and rehabilitation.

National Alliance on Mental Illness- Missouri
The mission of NAMI Missouri is to improve the quality of life and recovery for children and adults with mental illness and their families. We accomplish this through support, education, and advocacy.


Illinois Department of Human Services’ Division of Mental Health
As the State Mental Health Authority, the DMH is responsible for assuring that children, adolescents and adults, throughout Illinois, have the availability of and access to public-funded mental health services for those who are diagnosed with a mental illness or emotional disturbance and an impaired level of functioning based on a mental health assessment.

Mental Health America of Illinois
Mental Health America of Illinois (MHAI) works to promote mental health, prevent mental illnesses and improve the care and treatment of persons suffering from mental and emotional disorders.

National Alliance on Mental Illness- Illinois
NAMI Illinois has a variety of education and support programs directed to individuals living with mental illness, family members, friends, professionals, other stakeholders, and the community at large to address the mental health needs of Illinois. NAMI Illinois works to inform the public about mental illness by distributing information about mental illness through every means of communication.