NAMI Greenville – COVID-19 Resources

As the community copes with the spread of COVID-19, NAMI Greenville remains committed to being a resource to you, to your family, and to our community. We have developed this website to include resources for Greenville County.Please do not hesitate to contact us at or 864-331-3300.

*Note: We do not offer counseling services in our office. For a downloadable list of Upstate Mental Health Providers and Resources by county, view the Community Resource Directory provided by The Carolina Center for Behavioral Health.*

Click on each category below to view related resources.

Available Resources (including resources for Spanish speakers)

Available Helplines:

  • You can reach the NAMI HelpLine Monday-Friday, 10 AM–6 PM at 1-800-950-6264. The Crisis Text Line is also available 24/7 and can be accessed by texting “NAMI” to 741741.
  • The local CRISISline can be reached 24/7 by calling 864-271-8888 or by texting “CRISISline” to 839863.
  • The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline can be reached 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255
  • The national Disaster Distress Helpline is available to anyone experiencing emotional distress related to COVID-19. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text “TalkWithUs” to 66746 to speak to a caring counselor.
  • The National Domestic Violence Hotline can be reached 24/7 at 1-800-799-7233
  • If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis, contact the SC Department of Mental Health’s Community Crisis Response and Intervention Team statewide, toll-free, 24/7 at 833-364-2274

Greenville Resources (free school lunch, telehealth consultations, food banks, Internet access, etc.):

  • *Spanish speakers can view more resources by visiting the Hispanic Alliance website or by contacting them at or 864-256-0760
  • COVID-19 Información y Recursos (Spanish-language COVID-19 Guide)
  • NAMI Greenville offers online support groups every Monday at 6:15 pm
  • Mill Village Farms is offering $35 worth of healthy food for $10 for debit/credit card purchases and $5 for SNAP/EBT members through their FoodShare program. These fresh food boxes are being distributed every other Wednesday. Visit to learn more.
  • PRISMA Health is offering free telehealth consultations with a doctor for those who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. Click here for instructions.
  • There are multiple food banks around the county providing food for families in need. See the list below for location organized by Zip Code. We recommend calling ahead to your location to check their hours and services. List of Food Banks

Tips for coping:

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