Women &
Mental Health

Mental health challenges can affect anyone. However, women face unique conditions throughout their lives, and are likely to experience challenges like anxiety and depression.

Resources That Help

Women can face a range of mental health challenges. Find resources that can help.

Use Our Resource Tool
The Access and Crisis Line at (888) 724-7240 provides support 24/7. Experienced counselors can answer questions about mental health and substance use, provide referrals, offer support and crisis intervention. In the case of a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.
Suicide Prevention, Substances,
& Substance Use Disorders
There are many factors that can affect mental health. Get in-depth information and tips when it comes to suicide prevention, substances, and substance use disorders.
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