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Veterans in crisis and their families and friends can be connected with qualified Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text by calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and pressing 1.
GIVE NOW Web-based hotline for youth and adults in distress where they can access free, confidential, non-judgmental support (noon – 1am, 7 days a week) from dedicated volunteers, supported by a small team of professional staff.
Trevor Chat—Available 7 Days A Week, (3pm–10pm ET / Noon–7pm PT). You can usually expect to wait just a few minutes to speak to a counselor, but if we are very busy the wait can be up to a half hour.
If you need to speak to someone sooner, please call the Trevor Lifeline at 1-866-488-7386.
Some who may benefit include people affected by disaster, friends and family of those affected by disaster, and disaster recovery workers.
People call to talk about lots of things: substance abuse, economic worries, relationships, sexual identity, getting over abuse, depression, mental and physical illness, and loneliness, to name a few.If there are ways you can determine who exactly is making the comments, also document that.