Emergency / Suicide / Recovery Hotlines & Resources

911 Emergencies

In an emergency, dial 911. Do not hesitate to seek immediate help in a dangerous or life-threatening situation.

Emergency numbers outside the United States:

Canada: 911

Mexico: 066 or 911

UK: 999 or 112

Ireland: 999 or 112

Netherlands: 112

Germany: 112

France: 112

Australia: 000 or 112

New Zealand: 111

South Africa: 112 on mobile phones

See a complete list on Wikipedia.

Suicide

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255

Available 24/7 every day

People can also chat online at https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Domestic Violence

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-7233

TTY: 1-800-787-3224

http://www.thehotline.org/

Spanish: http://espanol.thehotline.org/

Alcohol Abuse

Alcoholics Anonymous

https://www.aa.org/

Go to the website to find an AA group near you and more information and help.

Alcohol Abuse, Drug Abuse & Mental/Behavioral Health/Depression

SAMHSA.gov: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Main hotline: 1-800-662-HELP

Confidential, free, available 24/7/365 in English & Spanish

This helpline is for individuals and family members facing mental and/or substance use disorders. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations. Callers can also order free publications and other information.

Main website: https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help

Find alcohol, drug, or mental health treatment facilities and programs around the U.S. at https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/ (confidential & anonymous)

Find information on locating physicians and treatment programs authorized to treat opioids, such as heroin or prescription pain relievers, at www.samhsa.gov/medication-assisted-treatment/physician-program-data/treatment-physician-locator

Find treatment programs in your state that treat addiction and dependence on opioids, such as heroin or prescription pain relievers, at https://dpt2.samhsa.gov/treatment/directory.aspx

Child Abuse

National Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-422-4453

https://www.childhelp.org/hotline/

You can also refer them to the Domestic Violence Hotline (above).

Rape & Sexual Abuse

National Sexual Assault Hotline

800-656-4673

https://centers.rainn.org/

LGBTQ+ Help

See full list of resources here.

Eating Disorders

NEDA Helpline

1-800-931-2237

Available Mon.–Thurs., 9 am–9 pm ET & Fri., 9 am–5 pm ET

https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/help-support/contact-helpline

Others:

https://www.bulimia.com/topics/eating-disorder-hotline/

http://www.anad.org/get-help/eating-disorders-helpline/

WomensHealth.gov List of Hotlines

https://www.womenshealth.gov/mental-health/hotlines/

Disaster Distress

1-800-985-5990

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline

Veterans Crisis Line

1-800-273-8255

TTY: 1-800-799-4889

https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

Animal Cruelty

See full list of resources here.

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