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 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

  • Teaching Your Children to Be Mentally Healthy and Happy


    Author: Nancy Buck

    What's called emotional regulation refers to the process by which a person recognizes their emotional upset and can satisfy their emotional need without having to upset others. Parents who never allow kids to become self-aware of uncomfortable emotional feelings or to learn how to comfort and help themselves, instead always doing this for them, interfere with their need to learn how to regulate their own emotions.

    Emotional regulation is key to good mental health and lifelong happiness

  • Volunteer: It's Good for Your Health


    Author: Andrea Carlstrom

    According to the Mayo Clinic Health System, volunteering helps people and changes lives. Volunteering decreases the risk of depression, especially for those 65 and older, when social interaction and supportive relationships are most needed.