Worried about a friend? Dealing with some issues of your own? Hotlines are designed to help you handle any type of crisis. They have people who are trained to offer support or guidance when you need it most, and everything is confidential.
If you are in immediate danger, please call 911 or your local police station.
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Crisis Call Center  Call 1-800-273-8255 (24/7) Text ANSWER to 839863 (24/7)
Thursday's Child  Call 1-800-872-5437 (24/7)
Depression & Suicide
National Hopeline  Call 800-442-4673 (24/7)
Dating Abuse & Domestic Violence
National Teen Dating Abuse 24 Hour Helpline & Loveisrespect.org  Call 1-866-331-9474/tty: 1-866-331-8453 (24/7) Live Chat  with Loveisrespect.org (7 days/week, 5pm-3am EST)
Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline  Call 1-800-422-4453 (24/7)
National Safe Place  Text SAFE and your current location to the number 69866 (24/7)
Runaways, Homeless, and At-Risk Youth
National Runaway Safeline  Call 1-800-786-2929 (24/7) Live Chat 7 days/week, 4:30 to 11:30 pm CST. Crisis emails and bulletin board postings responded to within two hours @ www.1800RUNAWAY.org . Home Free family reunification program provides free bus tickets to eligible runaway and homeless youth. http://www.1800runaway.org/