If you or someone you know is in immediate or serious danger, call 911

Disclaimer: the following links and resources are listed here because I believe they may be helpful, or of interest, to you. Most of these are national or well-known organizations, however, I do not monitor these sites for their content and have no control over what information is presented on them. Please be informed that I am not responsible or liable for the effect the content on these sites may have on you. Please select the links, at your own discretion, and be aware that you will be leaving this site by doing so. If you have concerns about content in the links or on the resources below, please let me know.

 

 

NATIONAL HOTLINES

The following organizations have professional counselors available 24/7 and calls are confidential.

  • Reporting Child Abuse in PA: Call or text the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-422-4453

       https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/responding/reporting/how/ 

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK) 

       https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

       or TEXT the Crisis Text Line (text the word HELLO to 741741)  

       https://www.crisistextline.org/

 

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 (1-800-799-SAFE)

       http://www.ndvh.org/

 

MENTAL HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS AND RESOURCES

 

      GENERAL

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)-1-800-950-6264

       http://www.nami.org/

  • National Mental Health Association

       http://www.nmha.org/

      DEPRESSION

 

      ANXIETY

      SUBSTANCE ABUSE

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

       http://www.mentalhealth.samhsa.org/

  • National Institute for Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism

       http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/

  • National Association for Children of Alcoholics

       http://www.nacoa.org/index.htm

  • Substance Abuse Resources for Families

       https://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/substance/resources.cfm  

  • Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

       https://www.aa.org/

  • Narcotics Anonymous

       http://www.na.org/

  • Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator (U.S.)

       https://www.samhsa.gov/find-treatment