Get answers to your questions from the admissions team at Advanced Recovery Systems. Our mission is to give people and their families the knowledge, resources and tools they need to overcome addiction. Call our 24-hour hotline to learn about evidence-based treatment options for drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders. We can connect you with a treatment center and answer your questions about admissions, costs, insurance and other important topics.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's helpline offers information in English and divish to people facing addiction, substance abuse problems and mental health concerns. Callers from the United States and U.S. territories can get free help finding nearby physicians and treatment centers specializing in addiction and mental health disorders.
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and its network of affiliate organizations provide assistance to people struggling with substance use disorders, such as alcoholism and opioid addiction. NCADD can help you assess your situation and provide information on treatment options. The Hope Line can connect you with a nearby treatment center and other helpful resources in your community.
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Crisis Text Line trains volunteers to support people in crisis. With over 100 million messages processed to date, we’re growing quickly, but so is the need.
Alcoholics Anonymous is a worldwide fellowship of men and women who have struggled with alcoholism. People in recovery attend AA meetings to receive nonprofessional support from peers who understand their personal struggles with alcohol and maintaining sobriety. The organization hosts thousands of meetings for anyone who wants to work on their problems with alcohol. To find a meeting near you, call the Alcoholics Anonymous General Service Office or visit the AA website.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides emotional support and resources to people who are contemplating suicide or experiencing emotional distress. This free and confidential service is provided by a national network of local crisis centers aiming to raise suicide awareness and improve crisis response services.
Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services has provided free mental health, substance use disorder and suicide prevention services since 1942. Our Suicide Prevention Center is the nation's first and an international leader in training, research and crisis services.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness HelpLine is a free service that provides information, referrals and support to people living with a mental health condition, family members and caregivers, mental health providers and the public.
What Kind Of Resources Does The HelpLine Provide?
Information about mental health conditions, treatment options and recovery strategies.
Suggestions for coping with mental health symptoms or helping someone else.
Participating in NAMI support groups and education programs.
Referrals to treatment services, community support services and other useful organizations.
The HelpLine can also send a limited number of NAMI brochures and fact sheets.
The Trevor Project is a national organization that provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ+ people 13 to 24 years old. The Trevor Lifeline offers immediate help to those in crisis. Individuals can also receive assistance via TrevorText by texting “Trevor” to 202-304-1200. The text-based support service is available Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. EST.
The Veterans Crisis Line provides support to veterans, active service members and loved ones experiencing suicidal thoughts or another personal crisis. VA responders are trained and ready to help veterans facing problems with mental health, substance abuse, relationships and adjusting to civilian life. All services are free and confidential. You do not need to be registered with the VA or enrolled in VA health care to receive help.
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline offers one-on-one support, information and local resources to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The free and confidential hotline helps callers of all ages with mental health problems, coming-out concerns, relationship problems, bullying and more. Their seniors line is specifically for older LGBT. You can also call to find LGBT-friendly support groups, religious organizations and sports leagues.
Trans Lifeline is a national trans-led 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to improving the quality of trans lives by responding to the critical needs of our community with direct service, material support, advocacy, and education. Our vision is to fight the epidemic of trans suicide and improve overall life-outcomes of trans people by facilitating justice-oriented, collective community aid.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline provides vital support to people experiencing relationship abuse or domestic partner violence. Trained staff members offer education, emotional support, helpful resources and referral services. The hotline is open to victims of abuse and friends or family members who have questions about domestic violence.
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline (800.656.HOPE, online.rainn.org y rainn.org/es) in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.
Calling the National Sexual Assault Hotline gives you access to a range of free services including:
Confidential support from a trained staff member
Support finding a local health facility that is trained to care for survivors of sexual assault and offers services like sexual assault forensic exams
Someone to help you talk through what happened
Local resources that can assist with your next steps toward healing and recovery
The Option Line offers education and support to women facing an unexpected pregnancy. The free and confidential hotline also connects callers with social services and local organizations that can provide one-on-one support.
Al-Anon Family Groups offers a supportive community for teens and adults affected by another person's alcoholism. People attend Al-Anon and Alateen meetings to share support, coping strategies and stories of hope with others who are suffering because of a friend or family member's addiction. Call the Al-Anon hotline to find meetings in your area.
Nar-Anon Family Groups is a fellowship for people affected by a loved one's drug addiction. Nar-Anon hosts weekly meetings where members discuss the challenges of addiction and share support. Members learn the Twelve Steps of Nar-Anon, which can help them cope with personal problems related to a friend or family member's addiction. Call the Nar-Anon hotline to locate meetings in your community.
Teen Line offers peer support to adolescents experiencing a wide range of problems, including substance abuse, pregnancy, bullying, depression and suicide. Teen Line responders are teenagers with specialized training who will listen to your problems, explain the options available to you and refer you to helpful community resources. Your call will be directed to Didi Hirsch's Suicide Prevention Center after hours.
Planned Parenthood provides high-quality and affordable health care to young people and adults. The organization has health centers nationwide that offer sex education, pregnancy testing, reproductive health care and women's services. Call the Planned Parenthood hotline to ask a medical question or to get help locating a nearby health center.
The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline is dedicated to preventing child abuse. Professional crisis counselors provide crisis intervention, information and referrals to emergency, social and support services. The hotline, which serves the United States and Canada, offers help in more than 170 languages. All calls are free and confidential.
Self Abuse Finally Ends, S.A.F.E. ALTERNATIVES® is a nationally recognized treatment approach, professional network, and educational resource base, which is committed to helping you and others achieve an end to self-injurious behavior.
Vets4Warriors, housed at the Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care National Call Center in New Jersey, is a one-of-a-kind 24/7 peer support network. Originally supported by the National Guard Bureau and the U.S. Department of Defense, today Vets4Warriors operates independently of the U.S. military, complementing official government resources available to service members and veterans. We are committed to ensuring that all veterans, service members, their families, and caregivers always have direct and immediate access to a peer who understands their life experiences and the challenges they face, and can provide support whenever they confront an issue, wherever they are in the world.
The Disaster Distress Helpline is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.