A little help for my friends...

Mental Health Access

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE                                                                                                                                       
1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
1-800-799-4TTY (1-800-799-4889)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.

CINCINNATI WARM LINE                                                                                                                                                                          24-Hour Crisis Hotline: (513) 931-9276                                                                                                                                           WARMLINE's mission is to help individual in their recovery from mental health issues. Everyone working on the WARMLINE has experienced some sort of mental health issue, so they can honestly say that they have shared it, felt it, or known someone who has.

NORTHKEY COMMUNITY CARE CRISIS STABILIZATION                                                                                                              (859) 331-3292          TTY: (859) 331-1792                                                                                                                                               Toll Free: (877) 331-3292 or Toll Free TTY: (877) 331-1792                                                                                                                 24 hour crisis stabilization line designed to prevent unnecessary hospitalizations during a mental health crisis.

FAMILY NURTURING CENTER                                                                                                                                                                (859) 525-3200                                                                                                                                                                                               Family Nurturing Center is a non-profit social service agency located in Northern Kentucky and Hamilton County, OH, dedicated to ending the cycle of child abuse by promoting individual well-being and healthy family relationships.  Their services and programs focus on the education, prevention, and treatment of all forms of child abuse and neglect.

KYNECT                                                                                                                                                                                                            Kynect provides individuals, families and small businesses with easy, one-stop shopping to find the healthcare coverage you need.

Domestic Violence

WOMEN'S CRISIS CENTER                                                                                                                                                                     
During Office Hours: (859) 491-3355                                                                                                                                                       24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 1-800-928-3355                                                                                                                                                      
Women's Crisis Center provides 24-hour crisis intervention services to victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse and rape in Maysville and Northern Kentucky.

Anonymous and Confidential Help 27/7: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)                                                                                                   The Mission of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is to organize for collective power by advancing transformative work, thinking and leadership of communities and individuals working to end the violence in our lives.

Legal Resources

(859) 431-8200
Legal Aid of the Bluegrass provides civil legal assistance designed to alleviate the most brutal problems of low income people living in 33 northern and central Kentucky counties. These services are typically in the areas of government benefits, consumer, housing and family law. The services that their attorneys provide is a tool that helps people in emergency situations to meet their need for food, shelter, medical care, and freedom from financial or physical abuse.

CHILDREN'S LAW CENTER                                                                                                                                                                      (859) 431-3313                                                                                                                                                                                         Children’s Law Center, Inc. (CLC) is a non-profit legal service center protecting the rights of children and youth to help them overcome barriers and transition into adulthood, better advocate for their needs, and successfully contribute to society. It provides individual legal advocacy to children and youth, and through public policy work, training and education, impact litigation, and juvenile defender support services, seeks to improve the systems that serve them. CLC offers services in both Kentucky and Ohio, and collaborates with other organizations within the region and nationally on a variety of topics.

KENTUCKY ABUSE HOTLINE                                                                                                                                                                  Toll Free: 1-877-KYSAFE (597-2331)                                                                                                                                                       Northern Kentucky Bluegrass Region Centralized Intake: 1-800-292-6550                                                                                   If you suspect the abuse of an adult or child in any form, or domestic violence, contact the number above to file a report. Reports can be anonymous, and the "Good Samaritan" law in Kentucky protects reporters who provide information in good faith.  

Substance Abuse

NORTHERN KENTUCKY ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS                                                                                                                    24-hour hotline: (859) 491-7181

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

(859) 760-6178
The Al-Anon family groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength and hope in order to solve their common problems.  They believe alcoholism is a family illness and that changed attitudes can aid recovery.

Helpful Articles, Videos and Resources

(Articles authored by Amanda -- click to access)

(helpful forms, assessments, and other resources -- downloads)

Coping Strategies BIG Packet.pdf
You Owe Me Children of Entitlement.pdf
Venn-PTSD vs ADHD.pdf
Venn-Depression vs Anxiety.pdf
Thought Log.pdf
Decisional Balance Sheet.pdf
ABG Initial Client Info.pdf
Progressive Muscle Relaxation.pdf