• Stay Safe

    Suicide Hotline Phone Numbers

    If you feel suicidal or you’re in a crisis situation and need immediate assistance, people at these suicide hotlines in the U.S. are there to help. We have additional suicide information and resources here.

    • 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK) – National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    • 1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE) – National Hopeline Network
    • 1-866-488-7386 (1-866-4.U.TREVOR aimed at gay and questioning youth)

    Just a note: These are resources that we have come across that may prove helpful to you. Please understand, we ARE NOT recommending or endorsing any of them. It is up to you to determine if they offer something you need and whether or not it is appropriate for your situation.

    Hotline Numbers

    Domestic Abuse and Child Abuse Hotline

    Drug and Alcohol

    Eating Disorders

    Learning Disabilities and ADHD

    Mental Health Crisis Lines / Suicide Hotlines

    Rape and Sexual Assault

    STD / AIDS

    National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

    1-800-950-NAMI (6264)
    www.nami.org

    NAMI State List:


    Mental Health America (MHA)

    (800) 969-6642
    www.mentalhealthamerica.net

    Mental Health America State List:

    Non-Profit Groups for Illnesses & Disorders Government Agencies

    More Information on Mental Health by Topic

    AIDS


    ALCOHOL and DRUG ABUSE

    ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

    ANXIETY / PANIC

    • Panic Disorder Information Hotline — 1-800-64-PANIC

    BIPOLAR and DEPRESSION

    CHRONIC PAIN

    DOMESTIC VIOLENCE


     


    EATING DISORDERS

     


    GAMBLING

    LGBTQ+

    • GLBT National Help Center
      Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender national hotline
      1-888-THE-GLNH (1-888-843-4564)
      https://www.glbthotline.org/

    MENTAL HEALTH


     


    SELF-HARM/SELF-ABUSE

    SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES

    SUBSTANCE ABUSE/RECOVERY


    For problems, issues or illnesses not listed above, contact the following:

    Child Abuse and Neglect

    • National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
      1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)
      703-235-3900
      www.missingkids.com
    • Child Help USA
      Info & referrals to local agencies; crisis counseling. Info & referrals to local agencies; crisis counseling.
      1-800-4-A-CHILD (24 hrs)
      www.childhelp.org/
    • National Council on Child Abuse & Family Violence
      Info & referrals on child abuse & other types of family violence. Visit the website for your local toll-free numbers.
      www.nccafv.org/
    • Child Welfare Information Gateway
      www.childwelfare.gov/
    • Stop It Now1
      Prevention of sexual abuse of children
      1-800-PREVENT confidential line
      www.stopitnow.org

     


    • Health Resources and Service Administration
      The HRSA Information Center provides publications, information, resources, and referrals about health care services
      www.ask.hrsa.gov
    • National Center for Education in Maternal & Child Health
      www.ncemch.org
    • National Center for Victims of Crime
      Resource and advocacy for crime victims. Stalking and dating violence resource centers
      http://victimsofcrime.org/

    Missing Children

    • Child Find of America
      Prevention and resolution of child abduction
      1-800-I AM LOST
      www.childfindofamerica.org
    • National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
      Hotline: 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)
      703-235-3900
      www.missingkids.com
    • National Runaway Switchboard
      Keeps America’s runaway and at-risk kids safe and off the streets
      1-800-RUNAWAY
      https://www.1800runaway.org/

    Youth Issues/Problem Parenting

    • Covenant House NineLine
      Referrals for youth or parents re: drugs, homelessness, runaways, etc. Message relays, reports of abuse. Helps parents with problems with their kids. If all counselors are busy, stay on the line & one will be with you as soon as possible.
      1-800-999-9999 (24 hrs)
      https://www.covenanthouse.org/

    NIH’S INSTITUTES

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