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teens text HELP to 741-741 | veterans text LINE to 838-255

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What We Do

FMHS provides a wide range of support and services to help individuals and families who are struggling with mental health issues

Support Groups

Share your experience and gain valuable support and insight from others in our peer-led support groups.


Local Personal

Local people with the experience and compasion needed to help you navigate resources and get the support you need.

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Safe Space

Our offices have a relaxing atmosphere to sit and unwind with games, puzzles, and good conversation.
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Visit Us


We provide many external resources for you to take advantage of including: counseling, psychiatrists, hospitals, and hotlines. As well as an internal library that we maintain.


we can help.

Family Mental Health Support is located in Effingham, Illinois and is a grassroots support organization comprised of local people with mental health experiences within their own families to share with other families.

FMHS helps:

  • Individuals struggling with Mental Illness
  • Families and Caregivers
  • Kids, Teens, and Young Adults
  • Veterans or Individuals suffering with PTSD

get involved

We depend on volunteer support, contact us to see how you can help


Family Mental Health Support

202 N. Banker St., Suite 110
Effingham, IL 62401