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Helpful Hotlines to Keep Handy

Finding help at the right time can make the difference in treatment success.  Here are several substance abuse hotlines that can provide help for you or your loved one. 

Emergency Hotlines for Immediate Help

National Helpline for Mental & Substance Use Disorders
SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders. 
1-800-662-HELP (4357)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. 
1-800-273-8255


 

Alcohol & Substance Abuse Hotlines 

Narcotics Anonymous
Call the NA World Services line for general information about Narcotics Anonymous and it's mission to support people seeking recovery from addiction. 
1-818-773-9999

Alcoholics Anonymous
Call the AA World Services line for general information about Alcoholics Anonymous and it's mission to support people seeking recovery from alcohol addiction.
1-212-870-3400

Al-Anon Family Group
Call the Al-Anon Family Groups for information about Al-Anon and how to find local support groups for people who have a family member with substance use disorder. 
1-888-425-2666

Partnership to End Addiction
If you're a parent and are concerned about your child's substance use connect with someone you can provide caring support. 
Text HELP to 55753


 

National Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

Veteran's Crisis Line
Speak with caring, qualified responders from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
1-800-273-8255, then press 1

Ayuda En Español
Llama a este número para ayuda 24/7 en español del National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. 
1-888-628-9454

Suicide.org
Call the Call the Suicide.org hotline to receive 24/7 crisis support and information about mental health crisis resources where you live. 
1-800-784-2433

Crisis Call Center
Call the Crisis Call Center or text CARE to 839863 for 24/7/365 crisis support. The purpose of the Crisis Call Center is to provide a safe source of support for individuals in any type of crisis. 
1-800-272-8255

Military Helpline
Call the Military Helpline for 24/7/365 confidential crisis support. Hotline staff are veterans or others trained in military culture who understand what you are going through. They can provide you with information and resources to help you address mental health and adjustment issues. 
1-888-457-4838

YouthLine
Call the YouthLine or text teen2teen to 839863 to receive teen-to-teen crisis support during select hours and help from adults at all other times. 
1-877-968-8491

Crisis Text Line
Crisis Counselors are trained volunteers and not medical professionals. They can provide support, but not medical advice. 
Text HOME to 741741 

IMALIVE Online Chat
IMAlive is dedicated to providing a safe place for people to go during moments of intense emotional pain. 
Live Chat at www.imalive.org