NAMI CCNS Resources

We Are Here for You

We have several resources for those in need. You can also call our resource line at 847-716-2252.

Check out our “All About NAMI CCNS Greenbook” Here

Mental Health Helplines

988 – Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

211 Metro Chicago – Connects you to local resources

  • Call 2-1-1 to talk to a local navigator
  • Text your zip code to 898211
  • Visit to search or chat

Click here for a spreadsheet of helplines

Mental Health Podcasts & Webinars

NAMI CCNS Webinars – Topics include housing, diagnoses, disability, and more

Skokie Public Library – “Your Family, Your Library”

NAMI – “Hope Starts with Us”

Behind Our Door Podcast

Chicagoland Resources for Trans and Gender Nonconforming People

“The List”

NAMI’s Step-by-Step Guide for Those Experiencing a Mental Health Emergency

Access Here

Living Room Drop-In Centers

Turning Point Living Room (Skokie)

Josselyn Center Living Room (Northfield)

NAMI Mental Illness Infographics and Fact Sheets

Learn More Here

NAMI CCNS Housing Resources

Supportive Housing Guide

Housing Hot Sheet

Legal Assistance

North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic

Equip for Equality

988 vs 911

The National Council for Mental Wellbeing – “988 and 911: Similarities and Differences”

Event Calendar


Upcoming | Events, Classes & Support Groups