Links & Resources

Alcohol/Drug Council of North Carolina

3500 Westgate Drive, Suite 204
Durham, NC 27707

Provider of advocacy, information and referral services and public education around alcohol and drug addiction.

Alcoholics Anonymous

475 Riverside Drive
11th Floor
New York, NY 10115
(212) 870-3400

Alcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. AA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Wilmington Intergroup Office
5001 Wrightsville Avenue
Wilmington, N.C. 28403

Information on meetings for Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender Counties.

Assertive Community Treatment Team ACTT

1722 North Kerr Avenue
Suite B
Wilmington, NC 28405
(910) 392-6985

Provides individuals with severe and persistent mental illness with around the clock, comprehensive outpatient mental health treatment, including medication, counseling, case management, psychosocial rehabilitation, supported employment, family support and other support services; Medicaid based. Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender Counties.

Autism Support Group - WRAPS

Meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM
Masonboro Baptist Church
Corner Beasley & Masonboro Loop Road
(910) 792-6764

WRAPS is a support group chapter of the Autism Society of North Carolina. Great source for information, support, advocacy, sharing experiences and resources. Parents, care-providers, educational and medical professionals, and loved ones are welcome.

Cape Fear Psychology Association

CFPA is comprised of unaffiliated psychologists in souteastern NC, who are interested in promoting greater awareness of mental health issues. This is done primarily through their web site which has an extensive listing of links, articles and FAQ's. Other services that CFPA offers free to the public include periodic seminars on various mental health topics, as well as a speakers bureau that is available to talk on issues of concern to any group in the area.

Co-Dependents Anonymous

(602) 277-7991

Co-Dependents Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationships. We gather together to support and share with each other in a journey of self-discovery -- learning to love the self.

Coastal Horizons Center, Inc.

Willie Stargell Office Park
615 Shipyard Boulevard
Wilmington, NC 28412
(910) 343-0145

Prevention, crisis intervention, criminal justice alternatives, community outreach, and substance abuse treatment services. Medicaid accepted; sliding scale. Crisis Intervention: (910) 392-6936 Crisis Line: (910) 392-7408 First Call for Help: (910) 397-0497 Open House Emergency Youth Shelter: (910) 392-7408 Rape Crisis Center: (910) 392-7460

Crisis Line

(910) 251-6509

Crisis Line provides 24 hour crisis and suicide intervention.

Dual Recovery Anonymous World Services

P.O. Box 8107
Prairie Village, KS 66208
(877) 883-2332

Dual Recovery Anonymous™ is an independent, nonprofessional, twelve step, self-help fellowship organization for people with a dual diagnosis. Our goal is to help men and women who experience a dual illness. We are chemically dependent and we are also affected by an emotional or psychiatric illness. Both illnesses affect us in all areas of our lives; physically, psychologically, socially, and spiritually.

East Coast Solutions

314 South 16th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-8930

Substance abuse treatment services; residential, long-term treatment (more than 30 days); men, pregnant/postpartum women, women with children.

Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter

Administrative Office
725A Wellington Avenue
Wilmington, NC 28401

Bereavement services and support groups for those suffering with the lose of a loved one. Alternate number: 910.642.9051 ext. 224

Mental Health Association in NC

3820 Bland Road
Raleigh, NC 27609

State chapter of the mental health association the state's largest private, non-profit mental health organization addressing advocacy, education and service.

NAMI – Wilmington

P.O. Box 4485
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 253-0863

Local chapter of NAMI. A self-help organization that offers support, education and advocacy to individuals and families affected by mental illness. There are no fees for any of our services or programs.

Narcotics Anonymous Wilmington Area

(910) 509-8004

Call for meeting locations and times.

Narcotics Anonymous World Service Office

P.O. Box 9999
Van Nuys, CA 91409
(818) 773-9999

Narcotics Anonymous provides a recovery process and support network inextricably linked together. One of the keys to NA’s success is the therapeutic value of addicts working with other addicts. Members share their successes and challenges in overcoming active addiction and living drug-free productive lives through the application of the principles contained within the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of NA.

National Hopeline Network


This will connect you with a crisis center in your area. 800-784-2433

National Mental Health Association

2001 N. Beauregard Street, 12th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311
(703) 684-7722

National chapter of the Mental Health Association the country's oldest and largest nonprofit organization addressing all aspects of mental health and mental illness. NMHA works to improve the mental health of all Americans, especially the 54 million people with mental disorders, through advocacy, education, research and service. Learn more about us!

National Mental Health Information Ctr.

P.O. Box 42557
Washington, DC 20015

The National Mental Health Information Center was developed for users of mental health services and their families, the general public, policy makers, providers, and the media.

Oaks Behavioral Health Hospital

14 S. 16th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 343-7787

The Oaks provides inpatient and outpatient psychiatric programs for adults. The Oaks staff is specially trained to evaluate and treat patients for depressions, adjustment disorders, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, psychotic and personality disorders.

Ocean House New Hanover County PSR

14 S. 16th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 254-7124

Psychosocial Rehabilitation program that provides structured educational, vocational, and social rehabilitation activities for adults with severe and persistent mental illness.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance


The Partnership for Prescription Assistance brings together America’s pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualifying patients who lack prescription coverage get the medicines they need through the public or private program that’s right for them.

Peer Support Group

Oaks Behavioral Health Hospital
2131 S. 17th Street
Wilmington, NC

Peer-run issues group led by clients for support and recovery from mental illness. Meeting runs from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM on Wednesdays.

Resource Center

2023 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28402
(910) 251-6554

Open Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Information and Resources for mental health, developmental disabilities and substance abuse services plus information regarding other resources such as transportation, food banks clothing, shelter etc. Also, ongoing training opportunities to promote recovery and peer support.

Southeastern Center MH/DD/SAS

2023 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Community services for mental health, developmental disabilities, and substance abuse services.

Vocational Rehabilitation

3340 Jaeckle Drive Suite 210 Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 251-5710

N.C. Vocational Rehabilitation provides counseling, training, education, medical, transportation, and other support services to persons with physical or mental disabilities in order to help them become independent or job-ready or both.

Wilmington Health Access for Teens (WHAT

4005 Oleander Drive
Wilmington, NC 28403

(910) 790-9949

WHAT provides adolescents with comprehensive counseling services for issues including stress, school, relationships, drug/alcohol use, and smoking. Emphasizes family counseling and case management. Accepts private insurance, Medicaid, NC Health Choice, and sliding fee scale. New Hanover, Brunswick, Pender and surrounding counties.

Wilmington Housing

P.O. Box 1230
Wilmington, NC 28402
(910) 313-6043

Wilmington Housing, a housing resource service provided by Southeastern Mental Health Center, provides housing information and referral for supportive care housing in Wilmington, NC. This non-profit organization also maintains and publishes current vacancy information monthly. Updates are posted to this website each month.

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