Get Help Now Crisis Hotlines

24 Hour Hotlines

National Suicide lifeline: 988

The 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 in the United States. First, you’ll hear a message telling you that you’ve reached the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. Some music will play while you’re connected. A skilled, trained crisis worker who works at the Lifeline network crisis center closest to you will answer the phone.

Kids in Crisis 24-hour Helpline – 203-661-1911

Need help?  Not sure? Whether you’re a child, parent, relative, teacher, therapist, doctor, neighbor, friend, or anyone else concerned about the welfare of a child, any time of the day or night, there is always a live counselor on the end of the phone.

EMPS Mobile Crisis Intervention Services for Youth - 211

EMPS Mobile Crisis Intervention Services for children and adolescents experiencing a behavioral or mental health crisis that is accessed by calling 2-1-1. A trained mental health professional can respond immediately by phone or face to face within 45 minutes when a child is experiencing an emotional or behavioral crisis. 

Mobile Crisis for individuals 18 years of age or older who are in emotional distress and/or substance use crisis, call 1-800-467-3135.

The Trevor Project: 866-488-7386

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.

Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime. Crisis Text Line is here for any crisis. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from our secure online platform.


Telephone support services offering mutual support. These lines are not crisis lines.

Soundview Warmline


3:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 7 days per week  

JoinRiseBe Statewide Young Adult Peer Initiative/Warmline  


12:00 PM – 9:00 PM, 7 days per week