Hotlines

For all emergency situations in which someone requires immediate medical assistance and/or is in immediate danger to themselves or others, call 911 or local police.

Hotlines

NYC Well
Trouble coping? Don’t struggle alone. We’re here to listen and help with problems like stress, depression, anxiety or drug and alcohol misuse.
Text “WELL” to 65173.
nycwell.cityofnewyork.us/en/
1-888-692-9355

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
No matter what problems you are dealing with, we want to help you find a reason to keep living. You will be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area, anytime 24/7 and online at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org.
1-800-273-8255

Lifenet
Lifenet provides multilingual helpline for crisis intervention, mobile crisis team, and mental health referrals.
English: 1-800-LIFENET
Spanish: 1-877-AYUDESE
Korean and Chinese: 1-877-990-8585

Samaritans of New York 24-Hour Hotline
This hotline provides those in crisis (and those who care for them) with a 24-hour safety net that can be used to fill-in service gaps, bridge between appointments and act as a source of on-going emotional maintenance for those with chronic emotional issues.
1-212-673-3000

SAMHSA's National Helpline
A confidential, free, 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year service (findtreatment.samhsa.gov) in English and Spanish for individuals and family members facing mental health and/or substance use disorders. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations.
1-800-662-HELP

Disaster Distress Helpline
A national hotline dedicated to providing year-round immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
1-800-985-5990

Veterans Crisis Line
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline.
1-800-273-8255