National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) | 800 843-5678

If your child is in immediate danger of hurting themselves or someone else, dial 9-1-1 for emergency assistance and ask for a Crisis Intervention Trained (CIT) officer.

Suicide Prevention.

If you are having suicidal thoughts and not quite sure how to speak to someone around you, here are some 24-hour hotlines that can help you.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline | 1-800-273-8255 or Text 273TALK to 839863

Crisis Textline | Text “START” to 741-741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime about ANY type of crisis. A live trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from our secure online platform.

Spanish Speaking Suicide Hotline | (800)784-2432


Dating abuse, domestic violence and cyber stalking

Love is Respect National Dating Abuse Helpline | 866 331-9474

U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline | 1-800-799-7233 or Text TELLNOW to 85944


With LGBT in mind, these hotlines are specific to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth ages 13-24:

The Trevor Project | 866-488-7386

Trans Lifeline | 877-565-8860


Runaway / Missing child

Runaway Hotline | 1-888-580-4357

The National Runaway Safeline | 800-786-2929

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) | 800 843-5678


Eating disorders

National Eating Disorders Association & helpline | 800-931-2237

Child abuse

National Child Abuse Hotline | >800 422-4453 or text CHILDHELP to 847411


Military family support

Military Helpline | 888-457-4838 or text MIL1 to 839863

Disaster distress Helpline

Disaster Distress Helpline | 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746