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Here are some helpful contact numbers and national crisis hotlines. For any immediate crisis, please dial 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

​Alcohol and Drug Helpline: 1-800-821-4357

Child Abuse National Hotline: 1-800-25-ABUSE

Child Abuse: 1-800-4-A-CHILD

Cocaine National Hotline: 1-800-COCAINE

Children in immediate risk or danger: 1-800-THE-LOST

Covenant House Nineline - Crisis line for youth, teens, and families. Locally based referrals throughout the United States. Help for youth and parents regarding drugs, abuse, homelessness, runaway children, and message relays: 1-800-999-9999

CyberTipline for reporting the exploitation of children: 1-800-843-5678

Domestic Violence Resource Hotline - referrals for shelters and counseling in your area. 1-800-799-7233 

Elder Abuse Hotline: 1-800-252-8966

Friends of Battered Women and Their Children: 1-800-603-HELP

Kid Help - Children and adolescents in crisis will receive immediate help. Referrals to shelters, mental health services, sexual abuse treatment, substance abuse, family counseling, residential care, adoption/foster care, etc. 1-800-543-7283

NAMI Helpline National Alliance for the Mentally Ill: 1-800-950-NAMI

National Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-448-4663

National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-25-ABUSE

National Mental Health Assn. Provides free information on specific disorders, referral directory to mental health providers, national directory of local mental health associations 1-800-969-6642 (M-F, 9-5 EST)

National Institute of Mental Health Information Line: Provides information and literature on mental illness by disorder-for professionals and general public. 1-800-647-2642

Runaway Switchboard - National - Provides crisis intervention and travel assistance to runaways. Gives referrals to shelters nationwide. Also relays messages to, or sets up conference calls with, parents at the request of the child. Has access to AT&T-Language Line. 1-800-621-4000

SAFE (Self-Abuse Finally Ends): 1-800-DONT-CUT

Youth Crisis Hotline: Crisis hotline and information & referral for runaways or youth in crisis 1-800-HIT-HOME, 1-800-448-4663

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