Pledge to Respondents: The information you provide will be protected to the fullest extent
allowable under the Public Health Service Act (42 USC 290aa(p)). This law permits the public release of
identifiable information about an establishment only with the consent of that establishment and limits
the use of the information to the purposes for which it was supplied. With the explicit consent of
treatment facilities, information provided in response to survey questions marked with an asterisk may
be published in SAMHSA's online Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator, the National Directory
of Drug and Alcohol Abuse Treatment Programs, the National Directory of Mental Health Treatment Facilities,
and other publicly available listings. Responses to non-asterisked questions will be published with no
direct link to individual treatment facilities.
Public Burden Statement: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to
respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The OMB
control number for this project is 0930-0386. Public reporting burden for this collection of
information is estimated to average 40 minutes per facility, per year, including the time for reviewing
instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing
and reviewing the collection of information. Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other
aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden, to SAMHSA
Reports Clearance Officer, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 15E57-A, Rockville, Maryland 20857.
SAMHSA Plain Language Policy
Persons with disabilities who experience problems accessing any page of the National Substance Use and
Mental Health Services Survey (N-SUMHSS) should call the ICF Help Desk at 1-833-302-1759 to complete the
survey by phone. Emails can be sent to ICFSupport@nsumhss.org. If emailing, please type "Section 508:
Accessibility" without quotes in the subject line of the email. A designated technical support
specialist will respond to all accessibility issues within 2 business days.