The following are a list of national hotlines and helplines. If you think you’re experiencing a life-threatening condition, call 911.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-8255
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers.
National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)
For nearly 20 years, the National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence. With the help of our dedicated advocates and staff, we respond to calls 24/7, 365 days a year.
Veterans Crisis Line – 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1.
Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline – 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453) is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse. Serving the United States, its territories, and Canada, the hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional crisis counselors who, through interpreters, can provide assistance in over 200 languages.
National Sexual Assault Hotline – 1.800.656.HOPE(4673)
Call 800.656.HOPE (4673) to be connected with a trained staff member from a sexual assault service provider in your area