Mental Wellness & Public Resources
There are many free public resources to support mental health and wellness. In addition, there is a Find Help tool shown below, offered by Manatee County to find services in the community.
In an emergency, always Dial 911.
FROM ANY PHONE
If you’re in emotional distress or suicidal crisis, find help in your area with Find a helpline.
If it’s an emergency, call 911. You can also go to your nearest emergency room. A medical professional can give information about your particular circumstances.
If you believe that someone else is in danger of suicide and you have their contact information, contact your local law enforcement for immediate help. You can also encourage the person to contact a suicide prevention hotline using the information above.
988 is available throughout the US
Search and connect to support. Financial assistance, food pantries, medical care, and other free or reduced-cost help starts here:
Resilient Retreat is a free resource to the community. Their mission is to empower survivors of trauma, first responders and helping professionals to be resilient and thrive by providing accessible, confidential, evidence-based programs and education.