Resource Center

The Front Porch has many answers to your questions about depression, anxiety and substance abuse. But you may be in search of more information, and we can help. The links below can lead you to more resources that will help you gain a better understanding of depression, anxiety and substance abuse.

If you or someone you know is experiencing a suicidal crisis and needs immediate help please call one of these resources. All are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

NSPL_Logo-400National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Memphis Police – (901) 545-2677 OR 911

Mobile Crisis – Adult: (901) 577-9400

Mobile Crisis – Children and Youth: 1-(866) 791-9226(901) 252-7734

The Crisis Center – (901) 274-7477

YWCA Abused Women’s Services – (901) 725-4277

West TN Narcotics Anonymous – (901) 276-LIVE

TN Department of Children’s Services – 1-877-542-2873

Memphis Child Advocacy Center – (901) 276-2200

Family Safety Center – (901) 222-4400

LINC/211 – 211 or (901) 415-2790

Youth Villages / Youth Mobile Crisis – 1-866-791-9226

TN Adult Protective Services – 1-888-277-8366

Aging Commission of the Mid-South – (901) 222-4111

24/7 Homeless Hotline – (901) 260-4663

Military OneSource – 1-800-342-9647

Alpha Omega Veterans Services – (901) 726-9737

Arkansas Crisis Center - 1-888-Crisis2

Suicide Prevention

The American Association of Suicidology

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
1-888-333-AFSP (1-888-333-2377)

The Carson J. Spencer Foundation

The Jason Foundation, Inc.

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network 

Physical Abuse & Intimate Partner Violence

National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Family Safety Center
901-222-4400  24hr hotline

The Exchange Club
901-276-2200  24hr hotline

Shelby County Crime Victims Center & Rape Crisis Center

Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Memphis Area Women's Council

National Domestic Violence Hotline1-800-799-SAFE

Mental Illness

Everyday Health

Mental Health America

Mental Health Council of Arkansas (MHCA)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
NAMI is a volunteer, nonprofit, self-help group made up of families, consumers and professionals. It is dedicated to improving services and the quality of life for people with mental illness and their families. In Arkansas, go to
1.800.844.0381 In Mississippi, go to
1.800.357.0388 In Tennessee, go to

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

NIMH Facebook

Tennessee Department of Mental Health (TDMH)
615.532.6610 (Nashville)
The Crisis Line: 1.855.CRISIS1 (855.274.7471)

The TDMH is the state’s mental-health authority and is responsible for system planning, setting policy and quality standards, system monitoring and evaluation, disseminating public information, and advocating for persons of all ages who have a mental illness or serious emotional disturbance.

For the Mississippi Department of Mental Health, go to

Tennessee Mental Health Consumers’ Association (TMHCA)
1.888.539.0393 Statewide
615.250.1176 Nashville
The TMHCA provides education and advocacy opportunities that will enhance the quality of life by creating an atmosphere of respect, self-responsibility, honesty and empowerment for mental-health consumers in Tennessee.


American Consumer Credit Counseling

Smart About Money

Credit Reports

Equifax -1-800-685-1111

Experian - 1-888-397-3742

TransUnion - 1-800-888-4213