A free information and referral resource for individuals seeking mental health information for themselves, family, or friends. With a database of 2,500 mental health, addiction treatment and community care providers, hospitals and treatment facilities and consumer run organizations that deliver services in Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Lake, Brevard and Volusia counties. Over 4,200 referrals are made annually to individuals and families in need of mental health resources. Callers receive resources in 24-48 hours and a follow-up check in on the Connection. Over 1,000 volunteers have dedicated their time in the last 5 years. To create a referral inquiry complete the form below or call our office at 407-898-0110. To join as a Connections resource email Alan at ABruns@mhacf.org.
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency need please highlight it in the form and/or utilize our Community Crisis Suicide Services page for information on hotlines and local mental health receiving facilities. For brief definitions of the services below please refer to this Description of Services Document
If you are looking for immediate resources available for mental health, whether that be an immediate person to talk to in a crisis situation or just an additional support to talk things through with a qualified individual, those options are in this Immediate Resources Document
PLEASE NOTE: None of your private information shared on the following referral form will be shared with an individual outside of the Mental Health Association of Central Florida unless specified. All client records are kept strictly confidential and are only used for more personalized research among the Connections team. Demographic data will strictly be used for research purposes and will not include any identifying information.