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Help Lines, Support & Awareness

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

  • Text TALK TO 741741 - Crisis Text Line
  • 1-800-273-TALK - National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty
Article by Doreen Marshall, Ph.D.
Web: afsp.org/taking-care-of-your-mental-health-in-the-face-of-uncertainty/

About AFSP: raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide.
Web: afsp.org

Addiction Center

  • 1-844-655-0423
  • Confidential 24/7 Live Chat available

About Addiction Center: support and resources: where to go for rehab, how to pay for rehab, is it safe to go to rehab, impact and connection of COVID-19, and how to manage your cravings.  
Web: addictioncenter.com

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line: How to Handle Coronavirus
Web: crisistextline.org/get-help/coronavirus

About Crisis Text Line: provides free, 24/7 mental health support at your fingertips.
Web: crisistextline.org

Deaf Counseling Center

A Deaf-owned and operated counseling and consulting practice staffed by Deaf licensed professional therapists.

  • Safe, confidential, and nonjudgmental
  • Culturally sensitive
  • Communication through American Sign Language
  • Empowerment and positive change

Web: deafcounseling.com

Domestic Violence Hotline

Support. Resource. Hope. 24 hours/7 days 
**If you are in an emergency situation, call 911

Get HelpPrivacy and Safety and Staying Safe During COVID-19.

About National Domestic Violence Hotline: provides free, 24/7 support and resources for anyone affected by abuse or needing support. 
Web: thehotline.org

Lines for Life

It's always OK to ask for help. With you, 24/7. 
**If you are in an emergency situation, call 911

About Lines for Life: provides free, 24/7 support and resources for substance abuse and suicide.
Web: linesforlife.org

loveisrespect

Dating abuse: Support. Resource. Hope. 24/7/365 
**If you are in an emergency situation, call 911

Get HelpPrivacy and Safety and Teen Dating Violence Awareness.

About loveisrespect: provides free, 24/7 support and resources for dating abuse or needing support; this is a project of the National Domestic Violence Hotline. 
Web: loveisrespect.org

Mental Health America (MHA)

Mental Health and COVID-19 Information and Resources Guide
Web: nami.org/covid-19

About MHA: Promotes mental health and helps prevent mental illness through advocacy, education, research, and services.
Web: mhanational.org

Mental Health.gov

One-stop access to mental health and mental health problems information from the U.S. government. This website aims to educate and guide the general public, health and emergency preparedness professionals, policy makers, government and business leaders, school systems, and local communities. 
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 
Web: mentalhealth.gov

My Grief Angels (MGA)

Facts and State Sites: Coronavirus - COVID-19 Resources

About My Grief Angels: social services and human services non-profit organization for and by people grieving, of people coping with loss and helping each other to share experiences on grief and find resources, education, and information. 
Web: mygriefangels.org

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

  • National Suicide Crisis Prevention: 800-273-8255 or 1-800-273-TALK
  • Crisis Text Line: Text NAMI TO 741741
  • Teens & Young Adults: OK2Talk.org
  • General Helpline:
    1-800-950-6264 or 1-800-950-NAMI
    Monday-Friday, 10 am to 6 pm ET
  • Find HELP in a Crisis

NAMI Coronavirus Information and Resources Guide
Web: nami.org/covid-19

About NAMI: provides advocacy, education, support and public awareness so that all individuals and families affected by mental illness can build better lives
Web: nami.org

National Institute of Mental Health

Information, tools, data, and resources about mental disorders, a range of related topics, and the latest mental health research. 
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  
Web: nimh.nih.gov

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24 hours/7 days support for suicidal crisis and emotional distress
**If you are in an emergency situation, call 911

Emotional Wellbeing During COVID-19

About National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: provides free, confidential 24/7 support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources. 
Web: suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

  • Distress Helpline — 24-hours-a-day, 365-days-a-year
    • Call 1-800-985-5990 (press "2" for Spanish)
    • TTY 1-800-846-8517
    • Text TalkWithUs to 66746
    • Spanish Speakers
      Call 1-800-985-5990 and press "2" 
      From the U.S., text Hablanos to 66746

SAMHSA Coronavirus (COVID-19) 
Web: samhsa.gov/coronavirus

About SAMSHA: provides substance use and mental disorder information, services, and research and also a Disaster Distress Helpline for 24/7 crisis counseling and support to people experiencing disaster-related emotional distress. SAMHSA is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation and reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. 
Web: samhsa.gov

Veterans Crisis Line

Mental Health VA and Coronavirus

PTSD: National Center for Posttramatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Stress

Web: ptsd.va.gov

About Veterans Crisis Line: Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one? Connect and reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many responders are Veterans. This free support is confidential and available every day, 24/7. We serve all Veterans, Service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.
Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Web: veteranscrisisline.net

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