South Asian Mental Health Initiative and Network (SAMHIN)

  • NJ


812 North Wood Ave
Suite 102

United States

About Us

  • Educate, engage and empower the community to promote mental health and mental health literacy.
  • Develop a searchable database of South Asian. Providers, social service and mental health resources and improve access to mental health care. 
  • Promote and conduct research on South Asian mental health. 
  • Decrease stigma of mental illness. 
  • Provide technical assistance and consultation to health care policy makers and health care delivery facilities. 
  • Increase collaboration between existing mental health organizations which address specific aspects of mental illness, increase awareness of the existence and roles of these organizations.  
  • Decrease fragmentation in services provided to the community. 
  • Explore ways of making affordable treatment services available.