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Hotline List

Addiction, Substance Abuse/Alcholism Hotlines:

  • Alcohol Abuse and Crisis Intervention: 1-800-234-0246

  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Helpline and Treatment: 1-800-234-0420

  • The Alcohol & Drug Addiction Resource Center: 1-800-390-4056

  • Alcohol Hotline Support & Information: 1-800-331-2900

  • Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline (24 hours) 1-800-252-6465

  • Families Anonymous 1-800-736-9805

  • Drug Abuse National Helpline 1-800-662-4357

  • National Association for Children of Alcoholics 1-888-554-2627

  • Sex Addicts Anonymous 1-800-477-8191

  • Compulsive Gambling Hotline 1-410-332-0402


Child Abuse Hotlines:

  • National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-422-4453, push 1 to talk to a hotline counselor. (Call this number for help if you have been abused, suspect a child or teenager is being sexually abused, or if you are an abuser.)  For hearing impaired, call 1-800-222-4523.

  • National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Can be used to communicate information to the authorities about child pornography or child sex trafficking. Hotline: 1-800-THE-LOST (1800-843-5678) or make a cyber tip at

  • Stop it Now! 1-888-PREVENT



  • American Cancer Society 1-800-227-2345

  • National Cancer institute 1-800-422-6237


Domestic Violence Hotlines

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) – Staffed 24 hours a day by trained counselors who can provide crisis assistance and information about shelters, legal advocacy, health care centers, and counseling.

  • Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men and Women: 1-888-743-5754

  • Family Violence Prevention Center 1-800-313-1310

  • STAND Against Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline: 1-888-215-5555

  • Battered Women and their Children 1-800-603-HELP(4357)

  • Elder Abuse Hotline 1-800-252-8966

  • RAINN 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

  • StrongHearts Native Helpline: 844-762-8483


Eating Disorders

  • National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders (ANAD): 1-847-831-3438 (long distance)

  • Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention 1-800-931-2237

  • Eating Disorders Center 1-888-236-1188



  • GriefShare 1-800-395-5755



  • Homeless 1-800-231-6946

  • American Family Housing 1-888-600-4357


Human Trafficking Hotlines:

  • National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888 – OR text 233733.  Caller can report a tip; connect with anti-trafficking services in their area; or request training and technical assistance, general information, or specific anti-trafficking resources.

  • Human trafficking hotline database for other countries



  • Helpline: 1-800-398-4297

  • Gay and Lesbian National Hotline 1-888-843-4564

  • Trevor Hotline (Suicide) 1-866-4-U-TREVOR



  • Hotline for parents considering abducting their children 1-800-A-WAY-OUT

  • United States Missing Children Hotline 1-800-235-3535


Rape/Sexual Assault Hotlines:

  • The National Sexual Assault Hotline (1.800.656.HOPE) and offer free, safe and confidential help 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

  • Safe Helpline 1-877-995-5247.

  • Safe Horizon Rape, Sexual Assault, and Incest hotline: 212.227.3000

  • Take Back The Night Foundation Hotline: 1-866-966-9013: Legal support for survivors in every state. Referrals to counseling, support, legal aid, hospitals.


Runaway or Homeless Youth Hotlines:

  • National Runaway Safeline: 1-800-RUNAWAY ( 1-800-786-2929 )-a national, toll-free hotline for runaway and homeless youth, teens in crisis and concerned family/friends. Completely confidential.

  • Covenant House 1-800-999-9999 (Youth and Parents, 24-hour, toll-free crisis hotline which provides crisis intervention, referral and information services to homeless, runaway and other troubled youth and their families throughout the U.S.

  • Boystown National Hotline 1-800-448-3000

  • Teenline 1-888-747-TEEN

  • Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-448-4663


Stalking Hotlines:

  • Crime Victims Hotline: 1-866-689-HELP (4357)

  • Safe Horizon: 1-800-621-HOPE (4673)


Suicide & Crisis Hotlines:

  • National Suicide Hotline: 1-800-784-2433

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) – available 24/7

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline in Spanish 1-800-799-4889

  • National Suicide Prevention Text line: 1-800-799-4889

  • Deaf Hotline 1-800-799-4TTY

  • Crisis Text Line (U.S.A.): Text CONNECT to 741741.

  • Crisis Text Line (Canada): Text HOME to 686868 to text with a trained Crisis Responder.

  • ImAlive: virtual crisis online chat center

  • Depression Hotline: 1-630-482-9696

  • Parent Hotline: 1-800-840-6537. Parent Hotline is a website dedicated to helping families who are in a crisis situation.

  • Youth/Teen Crisis Intervention Hotlines:

  • Boystown National Hotline1-800-448-3000 or TTY: 1-800-448-3000. Assists youth, and their family/friends, who are affected by self-harm and other issues.

  • LGBT Youth Suicide Hotline1-866-488-7386 OR text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200.  (Available Tuesday-Friday between 3pm – 9pm EST/12pm – 6pm PT.)

  • National Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-448-4663 – Provides 24/7 short-term counseling and referrals to local drug treatment centers, shelters, and counseling services. Responds to youth dealing with pregnancy, molestation, suicide, and child abuse.

  • Teen Text Line: Text TEEN 839863 Daily from 6pm-9pm PST

  • Youthline: 1-877-YOUTHLINE (1-877-968-8454): Free confidential teen-to-teen crisis help support hotline where youths can call, text, chat, or email and get into contact with a trained youth. Youths are available from 4-10 PM PST daily, while adults are available at all other times. No problem is too big or too small.

  • Youth Development International Crisis Hotline: 1-800-HIT-HOME (1800-448-4663): This youth crisis hotline provides crisis intervention counseling, information and referral on youth issues, child abuse, pregnancy, runaways, suicide, shelters, churches, transportation and more.

  • Hearing Impaired 1-800-448-1833

  • Teen Hope Line 1-800-394-HOPE(4673)

  • Self-Harm 1-800-DONT-CUT (366-8288)


Surrender Your Baby Hotlines:

  • National Safe Haven Alliance Crisis Hotline: 1-888-510-BABY (2229). Call this toll free numbers if you want to surrender your baby or are pregnant and have questions about how the “Safely Surrendered Baby” laws in your state can help you. There are “safe surrender” sites in many locations—usually any hospital, fire station, lifeguard station—where you can safely hand over your baby with no questions asked. There are laws in place to protect your privacy and ensure that your baby is not abandoned in an unsafe place when you are in crisis.

Crisis Pregnancy 

  • Crisis Pregnancy Hotline Number 1-800-67-BABY-6


  • Post Abortion Counseling 1-800-228-0332

  • Post Abortion Project Rachel 1-800-5WE-CARE

  • National Abortion Federation Hotline 1-800-772-9100

  • National Office of Post Abortion Trauma 1-800-593-2273


Veterans Crisis Hotlines:

  • Military Helpline: 1-888-HLP-4-VET ( 1-888-457-4838) – Anonymous, free help for veterans, members of the military and their families.

  • National Call Center for Homeless Veterans: 1-877-4AID-VET (1877-424-3838).

  • VA National Caregiver Support Line: 1-855-260-3274 (M-F 8am-11pm, Sat 10:30am-6pm).

  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, press 1 (text 838255) or Confidential Veterans Chat with a counselor.



Warmlines are for when you need someone to talk to but are not in crisis: (This site lists warmlines by state)

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