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Websites

  • Survivor of Suicide Loss Support Group
    National Alliance on Mental Illness-Central Virginia (NAMI-CVA) is starting a “Survivor of Suicide Loss Support Group” at Monument Heights Baptist Church, 5716 Monument Ave. Richmond, VA 23226. If you have lost a friend or family member to suicide, this bereavement support group is available to you. Contact NAMI-CVA at (804) 285-1749 or namicva@aol.com.
  • Gateway Homes
    Gateway Homes welcomes adult men and women who have been diagnosed with serious mental illness and whose desire is for increased independence.
  • VOCAL
    VOCAL is a nonprofit organization of people in recovery from mental illness.
  • Virginia General Assembly
    Virginia General Assembly. Find out who your representatives are and what they stand for, read the newspaper, volunteer in your community, be aware of issues and how they affect you; realize that you can initiate change and remember that every vote counts. Your vote and your voice can always make a difference! Want to find out who your legislator is and how to contact them? Search for your representative using your address. Also read SB177 (Assisted outpatient treatment program; established for severely mentally ill) and SB246 (Involuntary commitment; establishes new standard for outpatient commitment).
  • The Treatment Advocacy Center
    The Treatment Advocacy Center is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating barriers to the timely and effective treatment of severe mental illnesses. TAC promotes laws, policies, and practices for the delivery of psychiatric care and supports the development of innovative treatments for and research into the causes of severe and persistent psychiatric illnesses, such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
  • Andrew’s Buddies Corporation
    Andrew’s Buddies Corporation (also known as “FightSMA”) was created to accelerate the search for a treatment and cure for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), the number-one inherited cause of infant death. The organization pursues this objective by raising awareness and funding for SMA research.
  • James Web Development
    A New York City-based web design company specializing in custom-made designs for your business needs.