Common Ground

Common Ground provides a lifeline for individuals and families in crisis, victims of crime, persons with mental illness, people trying to cope with critical situations and runaway and homeless youths. Helping people in need for more than 40 years, Common Ground serves more than 80,000 individuals per year. The majority of services are free of charge and 93 percent of every dollar received goes to direct service.

Experiencing a personal or family crisis or know someone who is?
We can help. Call our 24-hour Crisis and Resource Hotline at 1.800.231.1127 for free and confidential counseling, information and referrals.
  • Common Ground News

    Youth Suicide Prevention Community Forum Scheduled Youth Suicide Prevention Community Forum Scheduled

    Learn about suicide prevention resources in our community!

    Common Ground Offers Gift Alternative for Mother’s Day Common Ground Offers Gift Alternative for Mother’s Day

    Honor your mom with a gift that supports the work of Common Ground!

    MOM 5K Race Celebrates 10 years with May 2 event MOM 5K Race Celebrates 10 years with May 2 event

    The run/walk promotes mental health awareness and raises funds for research and suicide prevention programs.

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    Mental Health News

    Three-Quarters of Children With ADHD Take Meds

    Most children with special health care needs with current attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder receive medication treatment or behavioral therapy, according to a study published online March 31 in The Journal of Pediatrics.

    Brains of Those With Anorexia React Differently to Hunger Signals

    Study also finds changes in areas that regulate self-control

    ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care

    Study found teaching positive parenting skills in compassionate way improved outcomes.

    Yoga May Help Ease Depression in Pregnant Women

    Finding suggests it might sometimes be alternative to antidepressants, talk therapy.