Mental Health

The GRA has gathered the following national and state resources for those suffering from mental illness, addiction or grief and those wishing to offer support and learn more about mental illness.

Crisis Support

Georgia Resources

National Resources

  • Alcohol Addiction Center: Comprehensive resource for those struggling with alcohol addiction.
  • Ben’s Friends: A support group offering hope, fellowship and a path forward to food and beverage industry professionals who struggle with substance abuse. 
  • Fair Kitchens: How to create a positive, sustainable workplace
  • FindTreatment.gov: A modern, user-friendly website to assist Americans with finding the right type of substance abuse treatment, from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
  • Chefs with Issues: Blog and message board support system for foodservice workers
  • The Heirloom Foundation: Advocates for a healthy food industry through outreach, professional development and events
  • Hope for the Day: Suicide prevention and support programs, including Sip of Hope cafe in Chicago
  • Mental Health First Aid Training: Educating people to understand and respond to people in distress
  • Mental Health Resources: Comprehensive list of resources for anyone seeking information about and/or help for a range of mental health issues.
  • American Association of Suicidology: Statistics, resources and listings of mental health services
  • DrugRehab.com: Delves into the mental health disorders that frequently plague many who struggle with substance misuse disorders.
  • DrugRehabConnections.com: Provides unbiased information reviewed by medical experts so readers can make an informed decision on the next steps in their, or a loved one’s, drug rehabilitation journey.
  • What’s Your Grief: Education and support for all kinds of grief
  • Talkspace Affordable Text Therapy: Anonymous affordable access to therapists