Helping Others

The Karla Smith Foundation

The Karla Smith Foundation supports families affected by mental illness or suicide. The nonprofit organization offers support groups, conferences, workshops and private consultations.

How to help

Volunteers and donations are needed to help with support groups, educational materials, workshops, website, finance stigma reduction campaigns and operating expenses.

Contact information

Mail donations to: Karla Smith Foundation, 14 Park Place, Suite B, Swansea, IL 62226. For more information, call 618-624-5711 or visit