Community and Mental Health Resources

 

Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders
  • SAMHSA-The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.
  • MHA-Mental Health America is the nation's leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to helping Americans achieve wellness by living mentally healthier lives.
  • NIMH-National Institute of Mental Health offers authoritative information about mental health disorders as well as information on a range of mental health topics and the latest mental health research.
Mental Health/Substance Use Support & Advocacy Groups
  • AA-12 Step Program Support Groups. Visit the Alcoholics Anonymous website to find a list of AA groups where you live.
  • NAMI-National Alliance on Mental Health is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
Mental Health Organizations
  • The Mental Health Council of Arkansas(MHCA) is a non-profit organization governed by a board of directors representing each of the 12 participating community mental health centers and two specialty centers.
  • The National Council for Behavioral Healthcare is the unifying voice of America’s community mental health and addictions treatment organizations.
Other Resources
  • SPRC-The Suicide Prevention Resource Center is the nation’s only federally supported resource center devoted to advancing the national strategy for suicide prevention.  SPRC is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 
  • Arkansas.gov -It can be hard to keep up with your civic duties— things like assessing, paying property taxes and renewing your car tags. But it’s easy when you get Gov2Go. The official site of the State of Arkansas.
  • Arkansas Department of Human Services-Click here for a link to your local DHS office.
 
Community Service Agencies
Food

Community Services Clearinghouse/479-782-7801

River Valley Regional Foodbank/479-785-0582

Angel Food Ministries/www.angelfoodministries.com

Helping Hands Ministry/479-709-9035

Health & Medical

Crawford County Health Department/479-474-6391

Sebastian County Health Unit/479-452-8600

Good Samaritan Clinic/479-783-7103

River Valley Primary Care Services/479-635-0091

Community Dental Clinic/479-782-6021

Homeless Services & Shelters

Children's Emergency Shelter/479-783-0018

Community Rescue Mission/479-782-1443

Salvation Army/479-782-6145

The Next Step/479-782-5433

Housing

Crawford-Sebastian Community Development Council/479-784-9298

Habitat for Humanity/479-782-8255

City of Fort Smith/479-784-2209

Support Services

Consumer Credit Counseling/479-484-0311

Crisis Intervention Center/479-782-1821

Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House/479-782-6302

Heart to Heart Pregnancy Support Center/479-452-2260

Steps Family Resource Center/479-782-7837

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Directions to Our Clinics

  • Fort Smith

    From Oklahoma:

    Take I-540, Exit 8 for AR-22/Rogers Ave.
    Turn right onto AR-22 East/Rogers Ave.
    Turn right onto S. 70th St.
    Destination will be on the left

    From Van Buren:

    Follow I-540 to AR-22 E/Rogers Ave.
    Take Exit 8B
    Continue on AR-22 East/Rogers Ave.
    Drive to S. 70th St.
    Destination will be on the left

  • Van Buren

    From Fort Smith:

    Take I-540 North ramp to I-40
    Merge onto I-540
    Take Exit 2A to merge onto US-64 West toward Van Buren
    Turn right onto Oak Ln.
    Turn right to stay on Oak Ln.
    Destination will be on the left

  • Ozark

    From Fort Smith:

    Take I-540 north ramp to I-40
    Merge onto I-540
    Take Exit 1B for I-40 East/I-540 North toward Little Rock
    Merge onto I-40 East
    Take Exit 35 for AR-23 toward Ozark/Huntsville
    Turn right onto AR-23 South

  • Booneville

    From Fort Smith:

    Take Interstate 540 South
    Take Exit 12 toward US-71 South to Texarkana
    Turn left onto US-71 South (signs for Greenwood/Texarkana)
    Turn left onto West Center St.
    Continue onto AR-10 East to North Welsh Ave.
    Turn right onto North Welsh Ave.
    Destination will be on the left.

  • Paris

    From Fort Smith:

    Take I-540 South
    Take Exit 8B to merge onto AR-22 East/Rogers Ave.
    Keep left to continue on Rogers Ave.
    Continue onto to Fort Street
    Continue onto AR-22 East/West Central Ave.
    Turn right onto South 4th St.
    Turn left onto East Academy St.
    Turn right onto South 6th St.

  • Waldron

    From Fort Smith:

    Take I-540 South
    Take exit 12 toward US-71 South/Texarkana
    Turn left onto US-71 South (signs for Greenwood/Texarkana)
    Turn left onto Dayton Rd./Old Fort Smith and Waldron Rd.
    Turn left onto US-71 South
    Turn right onto Rice Rd.

  • Mena

    From Fort Smith:

    Take I-540 South
    Take Exit 12 toward US-71 South/Texarkana
    Turn left onto US-71 South (signs for Greenwood/Texarkana)
    Turn left onto Dayton Rd./Old Fort Smith and Waldron Rd.
    Continue to follow Dayton Rd.
    Turn left onto US-71 South
    Turn left onto South Cherry St.

Our Clinic Locations

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The guidance center Fort smith, ar 3111 South 70th Street
Fort Smith, AR 72903-5017
(479) 452-6650