Mental Health

Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, Inc.

4837 Revere Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 924-1431
(225) 924-3900 or (225) 923-2114
Crisis line: 211

Center for Adult Behavioral Health
4615 Government St., Building 2
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
(225) 925-1906 or 1 (800) 272-8367

Margaret Dumas Mental Health Clinic (CAHSD)

3843 Harding Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70807
(225) 359-9315

Capital Area Human Services District

4615 Government St., Bld. 2
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: (225) 922-2700
Fax: (225) 925-1987

Volunteers of America

3949 North Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: (225) 387-0061
Fax: (225) 381-7963

Oceans Behavioral Hospital of Baton Rouge

11135 Florida Blvd

Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Phone: (225) 356-7030

Department of Health & Hospitals

Office of Behavioral Health
P. O. Box 629
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-0629

Physical Address:
628 N. 4th Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802

PHONE: 225.342.9500
FAX: 225.342.5568

The Office of Behavioral Health’s mental health services provide a variety of treatments for people who have different types of mental illnesses.

The agency oversees the Louisiana Behavioral Health Partnership (LBHP), the statewide management contract for most behavioral health services, and delivers direct care through both hospitalization and community based treatment programs. Services are provided for Medicaid and non-Medicaid eligible populations.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI Louisiana
PO Box 40517
Baton Rouge, LA 70835-0517
Phone: (225) 291-6262
Fax: (225) 291-6244

(225) 924-3900
(800) 437-0303

NAMI Louisiana is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization made up of family members, peers, behavioral health professionals, and friends. The mission and purpose of NAMI Louisiana shall be to support and advocate at the local, state, and national levels the promotion of the quality of care, rights and interests of those affected by mental illness. NAMI Louisiana is dedicated to eradicating the stigma, myths, and misconceptions of mental illnesses, to improving the quality of life for all who are affected by these illnesses, and to supporting recovery.

Mental Health America of Louisiana


Mental Health America of Louisiana is the state affiliate of the country’s oldest and largest nonprofit addressing all aspects of mental health and well-being. Since 1949, Mental Health America of Louisiana has been dedicated to promoting mental health wellness, preventing mental and substance use conditions, and achieving victory over mental illnesses and addictions through advocacy, education, research and service. Mental Health America of Louisiana envisions a just, humane and healthy society in which all people are accorded respect, dignity, and the opportunity to achieve their full potential free from stigma and prejudice.

Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) (Dept of Health and Hospitals)

(225) 342-2540

The Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) ensures care and support to improve quality of life for people with mental illness and addictive disorders. The mission of the Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) is to promote recovery and resiliency through services and supports in the community that are preventive, accessible, comprehensive and dynamic.