Crisis Helplines

In case you need immediate help: If ever you are feeling hopeless, suicidal, or simply in need of speaking with someone, there are numerous free and anonymous hotlines with trained operators available.

Suicide Prevention / Depression Support

Substance Abuse / Alcoholism

  • US: National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

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

  • US: National Cocaine Hotline: 1-800-COCAINE (262-2463)

  • US: Al-Anon/Alateen Hotline (for friends and family) 1-800-344-2666

  • UK: Drinkline: Nat’l. Alcoholism Helpline: 0800 917 8282

  • AUS: Drug & Alcohol Helpline 1800 198 024

  • CAN: Drug & Alcohol Helpline 1-800-565-8603

Rape, Abuse & Domestic Violence

Gay / Lesbian Issues
 

Pregnancy / Sexual Health

  • US: Planned Parenthood: 1-800-230-PLAN (7526)

  • US: Nat’l. STD Hotline: 1-800-227-8922

  • US: National AIDS Hotline: 1-800-342-AIDS (2437)

  • US: The Teen AIDS Hotline: 1-800-440-TEEN (8336)
     

Medical Emergencies

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES / ORGANIZATIONS

  • ULifeline – A directory of resources available for college students— take a self-assessment test; or find your college psych services center.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) – Alcoholics Anonymous is an informal meeting society for recovering alcoholics whose primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety.

  • Narcotics Anonymous (NA) – Narcotics Anonymous similar to AA, is an international, community-based association of recovering addicts.

  • Self-Mutilators Anonymous – A community-based association for individuals struggling with self-mutilation.

INFORMATIONAL RESOURCES

 If you think you have a medical emergency please call your doctor or 911 immediately.