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Please contact the following organizations for crisis help worldwide:

United States:

Dial 911 if you are in danger

Crisis Text Line
Crisis Hotline
Crisis Text Line

Immediate Help for Anything – Domestic Violence, Bullying, Sexual Assault, Alcohol Abuse, Runaways, Temporary Youth Shelters, Pro Bono Legal Representation, Counseling, Health, Food, Housing, Utilities, Emergencies, Disasters, Education, Jobs, Human Trafficking, Re-entry, Veterans

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Help By Topic – United States

National Disaster Distress Helpline

(800) 985-5990

Text: ‘Traumatized’ to 66746

Domestic Violence Hotline

(800) 829-1122

National Domestic Violence Hotline

English: (800) 799-7233

Español: (800) 942-6908

TTY: (800) 787-3224

SafeQuest Crisis Line

24/7 victims of relationship violence or sexual abuse emergency response

(866) 487-7233 (4UR-SAFE)

STAND Against Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline

(888) 215-5555

Elder Abuse Hotline

(800) 252-8966

Poison Control Center

(800) 222-1222

National Sexual Assault Hotline

Call the phone hotline to be connected to a local service provider, or chat online 24/7 with a trained support specialist who can provide emotional support and guide you to resources.

(800) 656-4673

Online Chat: (English)

Online Chat: (Español)

Alcohol Hotline

(800) 331-2900

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline

(800) 729-6686

Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline

(800) 252-6465

National Institute on Drug Abuse Hotline

(800) 662-4357

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

(800) 273-8255

Trans Lifeline

(877) 565-8860

24/7 SAMHSA Treatment Locator

Treatment Facility Locator Service

(800) 662-4357

TTY: (800) 487-4889

Veterans Crisis Line

Phone: (800) 273-8255, press 1

TTY: (800) 799-4889

Text: ‘Traumatized’ to 838255

Online Chat

Girls & Boys Town National Hotline

Immediate phone assistance for short-term crisis intervention and counseling for parent-child conflicts, marital and family issues, suicide, pregnancy, runaways, physical and sexual abuse. Operators also provide referrals to local community resources.

(800) 448-3000

National Youth Crisis Hotline

(800) 442-4673

National US Child Abuse Hotline

(800) 422-4453

Parent Hotline

(800) 422-4453


Dial 911 if you are in danger

Help By Topic – Canada

Canada Suicide Prevention Service (CSPS)

French and English

(833) 456-4566

Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention

List of Canadian crisis help lines by area

Trans Lifeline

(877) 330-6366

Kids Help Phone

(20 and under)

(800) 668-6868


Dial 999 if you are in danger


Help By Topic – United States

NHS 111 (England)

Urgent Medical Concerns, existing/new mental health problems, self-harm

Dial 111


NHS Direct (Wales)

Urgent Medical Concerns

0845 46 47

(All calls charged at a local rate but can be much higher from a mobile phone)

Calm Helpline

0800 58 58 58 (5pm-midnight daily)

Papyrus Hopeline UK

0800 068 41 41 (10am – 10pm weekdays, 2pm-10pm weekends


Dial 000 if you are in danger

Lifeline Crisis Support

13 11 14 crisis phone line

Chat + text services available onsite

Australian Government – Dept of Human Services

Aid with severe financial hardship, recovering from a disaster, counseling, and other services


Dial 112 if you are in danger

Netherlands Suicide Prevention

0900 0113

Online Chat Available


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