Mental Health Navigator Services


Offering hope to people who have faced difficulties connecting with mental health services. 


This free Mental Health Navigator Services program connects individuals and families seeking mental health and/or substance use services with appropriate mental health professionals and supportive services.

  • If you're unsure how to take the first step, we can be your Starting Point.
  • Together we will create a personal plan to navigate through the mental health system.

To connect with a Mental Health Navigator call Mental Health America at 765-742-1800 or email navigator@mhawv.org to schedule an appointment.


The services provided through the Mental Health Navigator Services program were recognized as a community need by the Mental Healthcare Forum of Tippecanoe County. Initial funding for this pilot program has been provided by North Central Health Services, The Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette, and United Way of Greater Lafayette.

What's New

  • QRT and Mental Health Navigator Services

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    Author: Anna Darling

    Opioid Quick Response Team Brings Recovery to People's Homes

    The team formed earlier this month. It consists of EMS personnel, peer-recovery coaches, and mental health specialists.

  • Anxiety in the Classroom

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    Author: Rachel Ehmke

    When a child is squirming in his seat and not paying attention, we tend to think of ADHD, but anxiety could also be the cause. When kids are anxious in the classroom, they might have a hard time focusing on the lesson and ignoring the worried thoughts overtaking their brains. 

  • Panel Talks Mental Health And Addiction In Indiana

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    Author: Jill Sheridan

    The opioid epidemic pushed Indiana to better address the mental health needs of Hoosiers. In recent years Indiana agencies have expanded treatment and recovery services, increased Medicaid coverage and provided school based support.

  • Drug overdoses, suicides cause drop in 2017 US life expectancy; CDC director calls it a 'wakeup call'

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    Overdose deaths reached a new high in 2017, topping 70,000, while the suicide rate increased by 3.7%, the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics reports.

    Dr. Robert Redfield, CDC director, called the trend tragic and troubling. "Life expectancy gives us a snapshot of the Nation's overall health and these sobering statistics are a wakeup call that we are losing too many Americans, too early and too often, to conditions that are preventable," he wrote in a statement.