*Coronavirus Resource Page*

We know that the news can often be overwhelming, so we have created a page of resources for you to easily find the information you need to stay informed. Whether that includes tips for talking to your child about COVID-19 or recommendations for coping with coronavirus anxiety, you can easily find that and more on our page here: https://www.namigreenvillesc.org/covid/.

Community Resources

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.

Phone Hotlines

NAMI HELPLINE
1.800.950.6264
Available Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 6 PM ET
Access the HelpLine Online Knowledge and Resource Center at https://nami.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/categories/360001837134-HelpLine

CRISISLINE
864.271.8888
CrisisLine is a 24-hour, 7-day a week confidential hotline offering a nonjudgmental sounding board for people to talk about life’s struggles

NATIONAL PREVENTION LIFELINE
1.800.273.8255
In Spanish (en Español)- 1.888.628.9454
For deaf and hard of hearing- 1.800.799.4889
24/7 free, confidential phone line that connects individuals in crisis with trained counselors across the United States. People do not have to be suicidal to call – reasons to call include: substance abuse, economic worries, relationships, sexual identity, illness, getting over abuse, depression, mental and physical illness, and loneliness.
Chat with the lifeline 24/7 at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/

NAMI Greenville Office

864.331.3300

2320 E. North St. Suite L, Greenville, SC 29607

Greenville County Mental Health Services

*These state mental health facilities provide a broad range of assessment, treatment, and rehabilitative service for Greenville County residents with or without medical insurance. Call or visit the center which services your zip code.

GREENVILLE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER
Emergencies 24 hr phone: 864.241.1040
Medical records fax: 864.241.1049
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
http://www.greenvillementalhealth.com/
124 Mallard Street, Greenville, SC 29601

Zip Codes: 29601, 29602, 29603, 29605*, 29607*, 29609, 29611, 29615*, 29617, 29661, 29690, 29691, 29635

PIEDMONT CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES – GREER

Phone:  864.879.2111
Fax: 864.962.5710
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
http://www.state.sc.us/dmh/piedmont/
220 Executive Drive, Greer, SC 29651
Zip Codes: 29650, 29651, 29652, 29687*

PIEDMONT CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES – SIMPSONVILLE

Phone: 864.963.3421
Administration Fax: 864.967.8617
Medical Records Fax: 864.962.0758
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
http://www.state.sc.us/dmh/piedmont/ 
20 Powderhorn Road, Simpsonville, SC 29681
Zip Codes: 29644, 29662, 29669, 29673*, 29680, 29681

*Zip Code is shared with another facility. Call mental health center to verify that it is the correct facility

Other Mental Health Facilities

These facilities diagnose and treat psychiatric disorders in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Check with the individual facilities for information about specific service and payment options.

THE CAROLINA CENTER FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
864.235.2335
Toll-Free: 800.866.4673
24-hour no obligation assessments
https://thecarolinacenter.com/
2700 E Phillips Rd, Greer, SC 29650

MARSHALL I. PICKENS HOSPITAL
864.455.8988
Toll-Free: 888.852.8520
Hours: 24/7 Adult and Child Inpatient; 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Clinical Assessment and Referral
https://ghspsych.org/
701 Grove Road, Greenville, SC 29605

SPRINGBROOK AUTISM BEHAVIORAL
864.834.8013
24/7 Confidential help and referrals
https://springbrookautismbehavioral.com/
1 Havenwood Ln Suite B, Travelers Rest, SC 29690

Advocacy & Support Groups

NAMI GREENVILLE (NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS)
864.331.3300
Monday – Thursday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
https://namigreenvillesc.org/
2320 East North Street, Suite L, Greenville, SC 29607

MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF GREENVILLE COUNTY
864.467.3344
https://www.mhagc.org
429 N Main St. #2, Greenville, SC 29601

KNOW THE SIGNS
Know the Signs is a suicide prevention social marketing campaign built on three key messages: Know the signs. Find the words. Reach out. This campaign is intended to educate individuals on how to recognize the warning signs of suicide, how to find the words to have a direct conversation with someone in crisis, and where to find professional help and resources.
https://www.suicideispreventable.org/

Teen Resources

TEENLINE
864.467.8336 or text 839863
Mental Health America of Greenville County offers teens confidential services and provides free community resources information, crisis intervention, and non-judgmental active listening.
https://www.mhagc.org/teenline.php

OK2TALK
The goal of OK2TALK is to create a community for teens and young adults struggling with mental health problems and encourage them to talk about what they’re experiencing by sharing their personal stories of recovery, tragedy, struggle or hope. Anyone can add their voice by sharing creative content such as poetry, inspirational quotes, photos, videos, song lyrics and messages of support in a safe, moderated space.
www.ok2talk.org

TEENSHEALTH
A safe, private place for teens who need honest, accurate information and advice about health, emotions, and life. TeensHealth is accessible 24 hours a day so you can get the doctor-approved information you need to make educated decisions — or help a friend who needs advice. They give information on a range of topics including: mental health, relationships, common stressors, and feelings/emotions.
https://teenshealth.org/en/teens/

EQUIP
Each month, young adults with disabilities ages 13-28 meet in person and online to increase disability pride, strengthen self-advocacy skills, and create friendships.
Click here to view flyer
www.able-sc.org/EQUIP

Veteran Services

Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
1.800.799.7233
Trained experts available 24/7. Help is available in Spanish and other languages.

NATIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT HOTLINE
1.800.656.4673
Free help 24/7

RAINN ONLINE CHAT
Visit here to chat online with a trained staff member who can provide you confidential crisis support.

Probate Court & Mental Health Court

GREENVILLE COUNTY PROBATE COURT
864.467.7170
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
301 University Ridge Greenville County Square, Suite 1200, Estate Division, Greenville, SC 29601
https://www.greenvillecounty.org/probate/

If an individual is endangering him/herself or others because of mental illness or chemical dependence, the person may need involuntary commitment at a facility for treatment. Only a mental health professional can determine whether or not commitment is necessary. Call the probate court for specific procedures; DO NOT go to probate court until you have done so.

Involuntary Commitment Division: 864.467.7085
Reach the CrisisLine 24/7 at: 864.271.8888
Printable Brochure: http://www.greenvillecounty.org/probate/pdf/Mental_Health_Brochure.pdf

Greenville County Courts

What to do if your family member is arrested and has a mental health/ medical concern:

  1. Complete a mental health/medical form for your family member
  2. Fax completed form to 864.467.2386 or drop off completed form in the Detention Center lobby
  3. Contact detention center
    • Call the Detention Center at 864.467.2330 and ask to leave a Phone-In-Concern for Medical/Psychological Services staff.
    • Inform them that your family member suffers from a medical or mental illness.
    • Describe the diagnosis and any other concerns you might have in a brief message.

Medical form can be found at: Inmate Medical/Mental Health Information Form

For more information click here.

Legal Representation

NAMI does not employ attorneys or provide funding for legal fees. We can provide you with information that may help you locate legal services.

Other NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates may also keep lists of attorneys familiar with mental illness issues, or they may be willing to share informal, personal experiences with local lawyers.

The American Bar Association has an online databases of pro-bono attorneys. They also offer guidelines for finding free legal assistance.