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Mental Health Resources

Mental health is essential to your success as a student. You don't need to navigate this alone. Anoka-Ramsey Community College Counselors are available to meet with students who are struggling with mental health or basic needs.

Make an appointment with ARCC Counselors

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Mental Health Resources



Anoka-Ramsey Counseling Mental Health Screening

Complete a screening to determine if your thoughts and behaviors may be associated with a treatable mental health issue. Free and confidential.

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Alexandra House

Alexandra House provides domestic, sexual, and relationship violence services to women, men, youth and families. All services are free-of-charge and include 24-hour emergency shelter, legal advocacy, support groups, housing and supportive services, youth intervention and prevention services, elder abuse services, community education and professional training, and more.

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Allina Mental Health & Addiction Connection Hotline

Life can be stressful and challenging, and sometimes we may experience a mental health or addiction condition that can seem overwhelming and interfere with our ability to function or cope. If you are feeling like this, it is important to know that you do not have to struggle alone. Allina Health mental health and addiction professionals work closely with you, along with your other health care providers to treat your whole being because mental health and physical health are interrelated.

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Anoka County Crisis Line

Call (763) 755-3801 or visit

Canvas Health

Comprehensive services including crisis, psychiatry, counseling, substance abuse and other specialty programs.  Call 651-777-5222 for additional information on what Canvas Health can provide.


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Crisis Text Line

Free 24-hour emotional support and information via text to anyone in any type of crisis. Text MN to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor Free 24/7 support at your fingertips.


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Directory of Black Psychotherapists

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Family Life Mental Health Center

Family Life Mental Health Center provides a person-centered, holistic, integrated approach to prevention, intervention, and treatment of mental illness, other challenges, and co-occurring diagnoses.


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Fast Tracker

Fast Tracker is a virtual community and health care connection resource. We connect individuals, families, mental health and substance use disorder providers, physicians, care coordinators, and others with a real-time, searchable directory of mental health and substance use disorder resources and their availability within Minnesota

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Health Resources Directory for Diverse Cultural Communities

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Minnesota Trauma Therapist Directory

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Mental Health MN

Mental Health MN is a mental health advocacy and education organization that provides crisis resources, peer support, screening tool and more.

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MY Health FOR Teens and Young Adults

Provides confidential physical and mental health care services including no waiting for mental health appointments and virtual visits.

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National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI works to improve the lives of those with mental illness. It provides education/awareness, advocacy and support.

Learn more online: Minnesota Chapter Wisconsin Chapter

Contact NAMI helpline at (651) 645-2948, ext. 117 or 1-888-NAMI-HELPS or via email at namihelps@namimn.orgNote: This is not a crisis line. NAMI helps callers be the best advocates they can be and provides guidance on navigating the system.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

They can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

Learn more online or call 1-800-273-8255.

North Branch and East Central Crisis Services: cambridge

Learn more online or call Mobile Crisis service: (800) 523-3333 Appointments: (651) 777-5222.

Reclaim: Mental Health Support for Queer and Trans Youth

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The TREVOR Project– LGBTQ Youth

Their trained counselors are here to support you 24/7. If you are a young person in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe and judgment-free place to talk, call the TrevorLifeline.


Learn more online or call 1-866-488-7386.

Veterans Crisis Line

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one? Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.


Learn more online or call 1-800-273-8255.

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Substance Abuse Support Resources

Alcoholics Anonymous

Find Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in the Twin Cities.


Learn more online or call 52-922-0880 (Minneapolis) or 651-227-5502 (St. Paul).

Chisago County Chemical Health

313 N Main St
Center City, MN 55012

Learn more online or call 651-213-5600

Dellwood Recovery Center, Cambridge Alcohol Treatment Program

Learn more online or call 763-688-7723.

Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Center City, MN

Learn more online or call 1-800-257-7810.

Isanti County Chemical Health Services

1700 E Rum River Drive
Cambridge, MN 55008

Learn more online or call 763-689-1711.

Know the Truth

Know the Truth™ is the Substance Use Prevention program of Mn Adult & Teen Challenge. Our mission is to prevent teen substance use in Minnesota. We pursue this by partnering annually with 200+ Minnesota schools to educate nearly 60,000 middle school and high school students, as well as by collaborating with parents, educators, law enforcement, and other community leaders to build awareness of, and provide education regarding, local substance use issues. Ultimately our goal is to reduce risk factors and enhance protective factors that work to save lives and build safer, stronger communities.


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Narcotics Anonymous (Minnesota Region)

Narcotics Anonymous is a nonprofit fellowship or society of individuals for whom drugs had become a major problem.


Learn more online or call 1-877-767-7676.

Riverplace Counseling Centers

The mission of Riverplace is to provide highly structured chemical dependency care in the least costly, least restrictive, non-institutional manner possible, consistent with the individualized needs of persons we have an opportunity to serve.


Learn more online or call 763-421-5590.

SAMHSA’s National Helpline

Learn more online or call 1-800-662-HELP (4357).

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