As a trade organization, the Country Music Association is dedicated to providing the vital resources & connections needed to navigate your professional and personal lives. We know how complicated emotions, relationships & our jobs can be – so this Mental Health Resources Portal  was culminated to provide you with the most pertinent information to help you when you need it most.

Are you based WITHin The United States?

View United States Based Programs and Support for more relevant resources available to you.

UNITED KINGDOM

CRISIS HOTLINES

Use the link below to find a local NHS urgent mental health helpline in England, or use the numbers that follow to be connected via phone. If this is an emergency, or you or someone you know is at imminent risk of harm or in acute distress, you can call 999 or go to your local A&E department.

ENGLAND - NHS

WALES - NHS Direct

SCOTLAND - NHS 24

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MUSIC MINDS MATTER

Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, Music Minds Matter is a mental health support line for the music community in the UK.  The charity has provided help, support, and opportunities to empower musicians in all stages of their lives.

AUSTRALIA

Suicide Call Back Service

Lifeline Australia

CANADA

CRISIS HOTLINES

CALL or TEXT

If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, call or text 988. Support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

YOUTH, CALL

All ages can get support from a trained volunteer crisis responder 24/7. If you are a youth, text 686868. Adults, text 741741.

INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, CALL

Hope for Wellness Helpline is available 24/7 to all indigenous people across Canada. Chat online at hopeforwellness.ca

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

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GOVERNMENT OF CANADA

Find the mental health support and services that best fit your needs via the Government of Canada's mental health support website. Search resources by providence and territory for youth and young adults, substance abuse, suicide prevention, trades workers, indigenous people, support for family and gender-based violence, and veterans and their families.