Emergency phone contacts

National Suicide Prevention Hotlines

1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)


1-800-273-TALK (8255)

or text ANSWER to 839863

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

School Violence Hotline

1-866-748-7047



Text HOME to 741741 when you are feeling really depressed or suicidal, and a crisis worker will TEXT with you.

Boys Town National Hotline

1-800-448-3000

Serves boys and girls. 

A 24-hour, confidential hotline

Youth Advocacy Hotline

1-800-USA-KIDS (872-5437)

The GLBT National Help Center Hotline

1-888-THE-GLNH (843-4564)

Youth Talkline

1-800-246-PRIDE (246-7743)

Dating Violence and Rape

National Teen Dating Abuse 24 Hour Helpline 

(LoveisRespect)

1-866-331-9474/tty: 1-866-331-8453 (24/7)

Live Chat with Loveisrespect.org

(7 days/week, 5pm-3am EST)


RAINN: Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network


1-800-656-4673 (24/7)


Live Chat with RAINN 

(24/7)

Domestic Violence

Child Abuse

National Safe Place

Text SAFE and your current location to the number 69866 (24/7)


National Runaway Safeline

1-800-786-2929 (24/7)