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National Disaster Distress Helpline: https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline

800-985-S990; press 2 for español.  Text ‘TalkWithUs’ to 66746.

For anyone experiencing distress or mental health concerns due to natural or human-caused disasters.

 

National Suicide Prevention Helpline and LifelineChat:

 https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/talk-to-someone-now

Dial   988  (from anywhere in the USA)   or    800-273-8255

888-628-9454 (español)

800-799-4889 (Options for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing)

For anyone thinking about suicide, worried about a friend or loved one or wanting emotional support.

 

National Veterans Crisis Line: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

800-273-8255, press1. Options for online chat and text.

For veterans and their family and friends to talk to qualified Department of Veterans Affairs responders, many of them veterans.

 

National Domestic Violence Hotline and Resources: https://www.thehotline.org/help/

800-799-7233

TTY 800-787-3224 for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Advocates who are deaf are available 24/7 through the National Deaf Hotline by video phone at 855-812-1001.

24/7 live chat service offers the same one-on--one service as on the phone. El chat en español esta disponible de mediodia a 6 p.m. hora central.

For anyone experiencing domestic violence or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship, and for family and friends concemed about a loved one. Staffed by trained expert advocates.

 

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline:  https://www.childhelp.org/childhelp-hotline/

800-422-4453 (option to call, text or chat online)

For any child being hurt, anyone who knows someone who might be being hurt, and anyone afraid they might hurt a child.  Staffed by professional counselors.

 

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Young People): https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/

866-488-7386.  Text ‘START’  to 678678

Crisis intervention and suicide prevention helpline for LGBTQ young people