Agricultural Stress Awareness
- Anger and irritability
- Feeling worthless
- Lack of Focus
- Increased use of drugs or alcohol
Mental Health Resources
Kansas Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC)
The 26 licensed CMHCs have a combined staff of over 4,500 providing mental health services in every county of the state in over 120 locations. Together they form an integral part of the total mental health system in Kansas.
Kansas Farm Bureau / Mental Health Resources
Kansas Farm Bureau offers educational resources to help in times of stress, including mental/behavioral health videos and webinars.
Kansas AgrAbility Project
The vision of AgrAbility is to enhance quality of life for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural workers with limitations.
National Alliance on Mental Illness | Kansas (NAMI Kansas)
NAMI is a strong grassroots organization that conducts tuition free courses for families of individuals with mental illness and organizes support groups for those individuals. Their Web site contains information on disorders, symptoms, treatment, medications and advocacy.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) (ENG), 1-888-628-9454 (ESP) “The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. We’re committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering
Farm Aid’s Farmer Hotline
1-800-FARM-AID (1-800-327-6243) “If you need to talk to someone directly, we are here to listen. Whether you have been farming for a few years or decades we welcome your call, our team will listen and point you in the right direction. Our Farm Aid staff answer the hotline Monday through Friday from 9am to 10pm ET / 6am to 7pm PT.”