Mental Healthcare Navigation Team (MHNT)
COVID-19 UPDATE: Current hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. and Friday, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.
The mental healthcare system can be hard to navigate. NAMI New Orleans is here to assist you with the the Mental Health Navigation Team (MHNT).
The MHNT provides a streamlined connection to information and services provided by NAMI New Orleans and other community partners. If you are an individual or family member with a pressing need related to a serious mental illness, contact the MHNT for personal, supportive, and professional assistance.
Contact our Mental Healthcare Navigation Team at (504) 896-2345 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Service available Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and Friday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.
If you need immediate assistance after hours, please contact one of the crisis hotlines listed below. If you or your loved one are experiencing a life-threatening mental health emergency, call 911. Tell them you are having a “mental health emergency” and ask for a Crisis Intervention Team Officer.
24/7 VIA Link – 211 or 1 (800) 749-2673
24/7 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1 (800) 273-8255
24/7 Crisis Text Line: Text NAMI to 741741