988 National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

988 is the national suicide and crisis lifeline that offers statewide access to crisis services via call, text, or chat, aiming to reduce the need for hospitalization or detention. Individuals can access free and confidential crisis services for both youth and adults by dialing 988. The hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by trained crisis specialists. Services provided encompass phone consultations, referrals to community resources, next-day behavioral health appointments, and mobile response options. “Mobile response” entails either responding directly to the crisis location or meeting individuals at another secure community venue. Please see below for additional resources.

Hotlines, Helplines & Meetings

SAMHSA’s National Helpline

1‐800‐662‐HELP (4357)
Also known as, the Treatment Referral Routing Service, the Helpline provides 24‐hour free and confidential treatment referral and information about mental and/or substance use disorders, prevention, and recovery in English and Spanish.

Disaster Distress Helpline

Stress, anxiety, and other depression‐like symptoms are common reactions after any natural or human‐caused disaster. Call this toll‐free number to be connected to the nearest crisis center for information, support & counseling.

Veterans’ Crisis Hotline

1‐800‐273‐TALK (8255)
Connects veterans (families and friends) in crisis with qualified, caring VA responders through a confidential, toll‐free hotline, online chat, or text.

National Sexual Assault Hotline

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
Provides confidential, one-on-one support for women, men, children, and families affected by domestic violence. Crisis intervention and support are offered 24/7, 365 days a year with well- trained advocates via phone, online chat, text, or video phone for victims who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Family and Youth Services Bureau

Provides a long list of helpful services and hotlines specifically for families and youth.

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Serves as a support network for families of children struggling with substance misuse.

Recovery Friendly Workplace

The Recovery Friendly Initiative empowers workplaces to support people affected by substance use disorders and those in recovery.

Drug-Free Workplace

1‐800‐WORKPLACE (967‐5752)
Assists employers and union representatives with policy development, drug testing, employee assistance, employee education, supervisor training, and program implementation.

Behavioral Health Treatment Locator

Find alcohol, drug, or mental health treatment facilities and programs around the country.

Early Serious Mental Illness Treatment Locator

Find treatment programs in your state that treat recent onset of serious mental illnesses.

Buprenorphine Practitioner & Treatment Locator

Find information on locating practitioners and treatment programs authorized to treat opioids.

Treatment for Alcohol Problems: Finding & Getting Help

A list of available treatment choices and what to consider when choosing among them.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse

Offers tools and training materials for community, school, and family interventions related to alcohol use and misuse.

Alcohol Treatment Navigator

Offers a comprehensive, step-by-step strategy for finding evidence-based alcohol treatment services for an adult loved one.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Find meetings, local support groups, online groups, resources, daily reflections, etc. English, Spanish and French.

Narcotics Anonymous

Find meetings, local support groups, online groups, resources, etc.

Marijuana Anonymous

Find meetings, local support groups, online groups, resources, etc.

Alcoholics Victorious

A Christ-centered recovery organization. Find meetings, local support groups, online groups, resources, etc.

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind. Celebrate Recovery is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our life.

SMART Recovery

Offers a self-empowering addiction recovery support group network with face-to-face and daily online meetings.

Heroin Anonymous

Heroin Anonymous (HA) is a fellowship of men and women who have found a better way of life, free from heroin addiction.

Moderation Management

Promotes self-management, balance, moderation, and personal responsibility for people who struggle with alcohol use who are able to manage and moderate their use and wish to do so.

Living Free Ministries

Christ-centered program for people dealing with destructive behavior, harmful emotions, negative attitude, unhealthy relationships, and substance abuse. Offers training and curriculum programs often used in recovery programs and prisons.

Provides an opportunity for teens and young adults to receive support when dealing with an unhealthy or abusive relationship. The site offers online chats, telephone support, and texting with a peer advocate.

Life Ring

Offers peer-to-peer support and personal strategies to fight addiction to alcohol and drugs.