Crisis Lines

If you are in crisis and need help immediately, please consult one of the following toll-free national hotlines.

Covenant House
1.800.999.9999
If you or a friend are looking for answers to tough questions, Covenant House counselors respond to your concerns on the phone and online. You talk. They listen, 24/7. Free and confidential.
www.nineline.org

Child Help USA: National Child Abuse Hotline
1.800.4.A.CHILD (1.800.422.4453). No caller ID used.
Reporting and victim-related resources. Spanish available.
www.childhelpusa.org

National Center for Mental Health Services
1.800.789.2647
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services national referral database. Spanish available. http://mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/databases

National Runaway Switchboard
1.800.RUNAWAY (1.800.786.2929). No Caller ID used.
Resources for runaways and family members. Spanish available.
www.1800runaway.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.TALK (1.800.273.8255)
Support for suicide risk or mental health crisis. Spanish available.
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.SAFE (1.800.799.7233). No Caller ID used.
National call center refers to local resources. Spanish plus 160 other languages available.
www.ndvh.org

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
1.800.656.HOPE (1.800.656.4673)
Routes to your closest Sex Assault Crisis Center. Spanish available.
www.rainn.org

Girls and Boys Town National Hotline
1.800.448.3000
Multi-issue guidance for adults and youth. Spanish available.
www.boystown.org

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline
1.800.331.9474. No Caller ID used.
Offers resources for teens, college students and parents. Spanish available.
www.loveisrespect.org