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Kansas Mental Health Links
- Association of Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas Inc
The Association provides legislative representation, offers leadership and professional education, highlights model practices and programs, and identifies resources for addressing the challenges faced by local mental health authorities.
- Community Engagement Institute (CEI)
Our Mental Health Consumer initiative is designed to strengthen the effectiveness and efficiency of the Kansas mental health system through partnership between consumers, mental health providers, state government, and other university partners.
- Directory of Mental Health Resources in Kansas
A PDF document, put out by the KDADS.. A good starting point for those looking for mental health resources in Kansas.
- Governor's Behavioral Health Services Planning Council
The GBHSPC is actively involved in planning, implementing, monitoring, evaluating, and advising state government regarding Kansas’ mental health services.
- KDADS – Behavioral Health Homepage
The Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) is an umbrella agency that oversees social services and state institutions. They provide funding, training, regulatory and other services.
- Keys for Networking
A non-profit, family-run organization providing peer-to-peer information, support, and education to families raising children behavioral, education, emotional, mental health, physical health, and substance abuse problems.
- NAMI Kansas
National Alliance on Mental Illness – NAMI’s support and public education efforts are focused on educating America about mental illness, offering resources to those in need and insisting that mental illness become a high national priority.
- National Recovery Month Planners
Every September, SAMHSA sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use issues and celebrate the people who recover.
- SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
SAMHSA is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. A wealth of resources.