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Crisis Hotlines - United States

provided to assist survivors of Child Abuse, Child Trafficking and Bullying only

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If you suspect child abuse, call the National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4ACHILD (800-422-4453)
Child Advocacy Centers / National Child Advocacy Center 1-256-533-5437 Find the CAC closest to you

 

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Bullying Hotlines

Child Abuse Hotlines

Crime Victim Hotlines

Domestic Violence Hotlines

Eating Disorder Hotlines

Elder Abuse Hotlines

Family / Friends of Alcoholics   

Foster Care Assistance

Grief Support Helplines

HIV/AIDS Hotlines

Human / Child / Sex / Labor Trafficking Helplines    

Institutional Abuse Support

Mental Health Helplines

Missing / Runaway / Exploited Children Hotlines

Parents Hotline

Poison Control Hotline

Rape / Sexual Assault / Incest Helplines

Religious Abuse Support

Ritual & SRA Abuse Support

Self-Harm Helplines

Sex Offenders Registries/Reporting

Single Mothers Resources

Substance Abuse / Drug & Alcohol Addiction

Suicide Hotlines

Teen Helplines

Veterans Helplines


Bullying Hotlines

Befrienders find local groups and get help by email

Cyber Bully Hotline 1-800-420-1879

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Thursday’s Child 1-800-USA-KIDS (872-5437) - Live support online


Child Abuse Hotlines

Child Advocacy Centers / National Child Advocacy Center 1-256-533-5437 Find the CAC closest to you

ChildHelp National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800 4-A-CHILD (1-800 422-4453) / TDD 1-222-4453 Hearing impaired

Child Abuse Hotlines by State - Child Welfare Information Gateway

Cyber Tip Line National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Hotline for adults concerned about a child 1-888-PREVENT (773-2362) by Stop It Now!

National Child Sexual Abuse Reporting 1-866-FOR-LIGHT (367-5444) by Darkness to Light

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Statutes of Limitations on Child Abuse by State – Are there limitations for filing a child abuse claim in my state?


Crime Victim Hotlines

Hotlines & Resources for Crime Victims - US Department of Justice

Safe Horizons Crime Victim Helpline 1-866-689-HELP For all crimes including support for family members of homicide victims

Toll-Free and Online Crime Victim Hotlines - US Government Offices for Victims of Crime

Victim Assistance Hotline - National Organization for Victims of Crime


Domestic Violence Hotlines

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 / 1-800-787-3224 TTY 

Safe Horizons National Domestic Violence Helpline 1-800-621-HOPE / 1-212-227-3000 / TDD 1-866-604-5350


Eating Disorder Hotlines

National Eating Disorders Association 1-800-931-2237

ANAD National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders: 1-630-577-1330


Elder Abuse Hotlines

National Council for Aging Care: Aging in Place 1-877-664-6140


Family and Friends of Alcoholics Support

Al-Anon Family Groups Meetings 1-861-252-2666


Foster Care Assistance

National CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)


Grief Support Helplines

Grief Share.org - find a group near you 1-800-395-5755

Grief Support, Samaritans Hope 1-800-870-4673


HIV/AIDS Hotlines

AIDS Hotlines by State - Health Resources & Services Administration

National AIDS Hotline: 1-800-342- AIDS (2437) CDC on HIV/AIDS - 1-888-232-6348 TTY

National Sexually Transmitted Disease Hotline:  1-800-227-8922


Human / Child / Sex / Labor Trafficking Helplines

Get Help / Break Free;

National Human Trafficking Hotline – Polaris Project 1-888-373-7888 or text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733) / Española 1-888-373-7888

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Report suspected trafficking;

U.S. Department of Homeland Security 1-866-347-2423 or Report online


Institutional Abuse Support

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Mental Health Helplines (for Suicide hotlines please the see Suicide heading below)

Befrienders - Find local groups or get help now

Mental Health America: 1-800-621-0379 MHA affiliates by state

National Alliance on Mental Illness (Nami) Find a local NAMI affiliate or group

Psych Central – Comprehensive online mental health resources


Missing / Runaway / Exploited Children Helplines

Child Find of America - Report a Missing, Abducted or Runaway Child -1-800-I-AM-LOST 

Cyber Tip Line - National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 1-800-THE-LOST (843-5678) - Deaf TDD 1-800-826-7653

National Runaway Safeline 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929) Keeping America’s runaway, homeless and at-risk youth safe and off the streets


Parents Hotline

National Parent Helpline 1-855-4-A-PARENT (427-2736)


Poison Control Hotline

American Association of Poison Control Centers: 1-800-222-1222


Rape / Sexual Assault / Incest Helplines

National Dating Abuse Helpline - Love Is Respect 1-866-331-9474 or text “Loveis” to 1-866-331-9474

RAINN HelplineRape, Abuse & Incest National Network - 1.800.656.HOPE (4673) ~ When someone calls a computer notes the area code and first three digits of the caller's phone number. The call is then instantaneously connected to the nearest RAINN member center.

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Search for a local rape crisis center


Religious Abuse Support

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Ritual & SRA Abuse Support

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Self-Harm Helplines

Holding of Wrist Help any time by email

Self Injury.com 1-800-DONTCUT (366-8288)


Sex Offenders Registries / Reporting

DOJ National Sex Offender Registry

FBI State and Tribal Sex Offender Registry


 Singe Mothers Resources

 Single Mothers Grants - Financial assistance grants


Substance Abuse / Addiction Helplines

Alcoholics Anonymous - find a group near you

Celebrate Recovery search your state for groups

Drug Abuse Hotlines 1-877-958-8058 Including Drug-Specific Hotline Numbers

Drug Addiction Helpline 1-877-748-3971

Free Addiction Centers by State 1-888-414-0569

Free Virtual Support Meetings - Online support groups for alcohol and narcotics addictions

Narcotics Anonymous - find an NA meeting near you

National Cocaine Hotline: 1-855-360-2476

Pet Friendly Drug Rehab Centers Addiction Reources.net (844) 616-3400


Suicide Hotlines

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Live chat available - Española - Deaf TTY 1-800-799-4889

Suicide Support, Samaritans Hope 1-800-870-4673

Suicide.org - Find Suicide Hotlines by State


Teen Helplines

American Pregnancy Helpline 1-866-942-6466

LGBTQ - The Trevor Project 1-866-488-7386 Text and chat support

National Dating Abuse Helpline 1-866-331-9474 or text “Loveis” to 22522

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Veterans Helpline

Veteran’s Suicide Prevention Crisis Line 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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