Additional Resources

Howard Center Programs

Mental Health Information and Intake: 802-488-6000

For information about the following programs, view our list of program descriptions

  • Adult Crisis Stabilization Program (formerly ASSIST)
  • First Call for Chittenden County Crisis Line
  • Pine Street Counseling
  • START (Stabilization, Treatment, and Recovery Team)

Howard Center and Community Resources

Our Community Education Series provides helpful, relevant information about a variety of topics, including mental health. Check out the Fall 2019 Series here. If you missed a session, visit our Community Education Series Archives for recordings of previous programs.

A special shout out to Audi South Burlington for their support of mental health through the informational flyer they created and posted on their website. Check it out. It has lots of helpful suggestions.


National Alliance on Mental Illness of Vermont

Pathways Vermont

University of Vermont Behavioral and Mental Health Blog

Vermont Center for Children, Youth and Families

Vermont Department of Mental Health

Vermont Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

Vermont Psychiatric Survivors

Vermont Suicide Prevention Center


American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Child Mind Institute

National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

National Eating Disorders Association

National Institute of Mental Health

Children’s Mental Health Network

National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

NIH: Child and Adolescent Mental Health

PACER Children’s Mental Health and Emotional or Behavioral Disorders Project

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

U.S. Department of Mental Health and Substance Use Services

Veterans Administration National Center for PTSD