HOTLINES and RESOURCES

Feeling worried, depressed, hopeless?  Or maybe you are concerned about a friend? There are people who can help you.  If you need help, please don’t be afraid to reach out.

GENERAL CRISIS SUPPORT

1-800-273-8255 (24/7)

Text “SUPPORT” to 741741 to chat with a compassionate, trained counselor about anything

http://www.crisistextline.org/

SUICIDE

(800)-273-TALK

(800)-273-8255

National Suicide Hotline (24 hours)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Calls are connected to the nearest crisis

center in your area.

 

The Trevor Project

866-488-7386 (24/7)

http://www.thetrevorproject.org/

 

RAPE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT

(800)-656-HOPE

(800)-656-4673

National Sexual Assault Hotline (24 hours)

RAINN — Rape Abuse & Incest National Network

http://www.rainn.org

Provides free services and help, as well as referrals.

 

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES

(800)-CDC-INFO

(800)-232-4636 (English and Spanish)

http://www.cdc.gov/std

Specialists provide health information about STDs

 

RUNAWAYS AND HOMELESS

(800)-RUNAWAY

(800)-786-2929

National Runaway Safeline (24 hours)

http://www.1800runaway.org/

Crisis intervention to work through problems

and find a plan of action.

 

DRUGS

(800)-662-HELP

(800)-662-4357

Substance Abuse and Mental Health

Services Administration

http://www.samhsa.gov/treatment/

Information on prevention and

treatment referrals.

 

ALCOHOL

(800)-NCA-CALL

(800)-622-2255

Hopeline (24 hours)

National Council on Alcoholism and

Drug Dependence, Inc.

http://www.ncadd.org/

Helpline for finding treatment

 

Al-Anon and AlaTeen

(888)-4AL-ANON

(888)-425-2666

http://www.al-anon.org

Help for people who have, or know someone

who has a drinking problem.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

(800)-799-SAFE

(800)-799-7233

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

(24 hours; English and Spanish)

http://www.thehotline.org/

Crisis intervention, information and referrals.

 

love is respect 

1-866-331-9474 (24/7)

http://www.loveisrespect.org/

 

 

SELF-INJURY

(800)-DONT-CUT

(800)-366-8288

S.A.F.E. Alternatives

http://www.selfinjury.com

Not a crisis line. Information about programs

and referrals.

 

To Write Love On Her Arms

http://twloha.com/

 

The Butterfly Project

http://butterfly-project.tumblr.com/

 

American Pregnancy Hotline

(866)-942-6466

http://www.thehelpline.org

Information on pregnancy and options for teens.

 

EATING DISORDERS

(800)-931-2237

Helpline (Mon. – Thurs. 9 a.m. – 9 pm;

Fri. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)

National Eating Disorders Association

http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/

Information on eating disorders and referrals

for treatment.

 

GAY/LESBIAN ISSUES

(888)-THE-GLNH

(888)-843-4564 (Mon–Fri. 1 p.m. – 9 p.m.)

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender

National Hotline

GLBT National Help Center

http://www.glnh.org/

Peer-counseling, information and

local resources.

 

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)

http://www.pflag.org

Support, education and advocacy

with local chapters.

 

 

 

 

 

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