In An Emergency
If you or a loved one is in immediate danger calling 911 and talking with police may be necessary. It is important to notify the operator that it is a psychiatric emergency and ask for an officer trained in crisis intervention or trained to assist people experiencing a psychiatric emergency.
In A Crisis
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – Call 800-273-TALK (8255)
If you or someone you know is in crisis—whether they are considering suicide or not—please call the toll-free Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) to speak with a trained crisis counselor 24/7.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline connects you with a crisis center in the Lifeline network closest to your location. Your call will be answered by a trained crisis worker who will listen empathetically and without judgment. The crisis worker will work to ensure that you feel safe and help identify options and information about mental health services in your area. Your call is confidential and free.
Crisis Text Line – Text NAMI to 741-741
Connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.
National Domestic Violence Hotline – Call 800-799-SAFE (7233)
Trained expert advocates are available 24/7 to provide confidential support to anyone experiencing domestic violence or seeking resources and information. Help is available in Spanish and other languages.
National Sexual Assault Hotline – Call 800-656-HOPE (4673)
Connect with a trained staff member from a sexual assault service provider in your area that offers access to a range of free services. Crisis chat support is available at Online Hotline. Free help, 24/7.
Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy hotline
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
Bikers Against Child Abuse, Google for your state/local chapter.
Children and adult survivors of abuse
National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-422-4453
National Center on Elder Abuse 1-800-677-1116
Parents of Murdered Children
Human Trafficking, List of anti-trafficking organizations in the United States
Bridges: Domestic & Sexual Violence Support Hotline:(603) 883-304424/7Phone: (603) 889-0858
Crisis Center of Central New Hampshire Hotline:(866) 841-6229 Phone: (603) 225-7376
Day One Hotline:(800) 494-8100 24/7Phone: (401) 421-4100
Family of Woodstock, Inc.Hotline:(845) 338-2370 Phone: (845) 331-7080
Love146 Phone: (203) 772-0044
Monadnock Center for Violence Prevention Hotline:(888) 511-6287 24/7Phone: (603) 352-3782
My Sister’s Place Hotline:(800) 298-7233 24/7Phone: (914) 683-1333
Turning Points Network Hotline:(800) 639-3130 24/7Phone: (603) 543-0155
Worker Justice Center of New York – Albany & Kingston Hotline:(585) 857-7095 Phone: (800) 905-9644
YWCA Crisis ServiceHotline:(603) 668-2299 24/7Phone: (603) 625-5785