US Crisis Hotlines

  • In the US Call 911 or your local police
  • Go to your local police station or emergency room

If you or someone you know are having suicidal thoughts in the US Call

  • 1-800-273-2855 (1-800-273-TALK) or
  • 1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE)

If your child has been abducted: 

  • In the US call 911 and engage local law enforcement
  • Call the National Center For Missing And Exploited Children: 1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST). 

Please, do not try to handle an emergency alone. Get help at once.

National Mental Health Association Crisis Line
1-800-969-6642

Suicide Crisis Hotline
1-800-784-2433

Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-7233

National Child Abuse Hotline
1-800-422-4453

National Domestic Violence Hotline (Canada) 
1-800-363-9010

SAFE-Self Abuse Finally Ends
1-800-366-8288

RAINN - National Sexual Assault Hotline
1.800.656.HOPE

 

International Resources

http://www.hotpeachpages.net - Contains an extensive international inventory of hotlines, shelters, refuges, crisis centers and women's organizations, searchable by country. Plus an index of domestic violence resources in over 70 languages.

http://www.befrienders.org/ - Befrienders Worldwide is an International Suicide Prevention Organization.

Other Resources

http://www.survivorsofsuicide.com - for those who have survived the suicide of a loved one

What to do if you think your children might be kidnapped. 
http://www.nissenbaumlaw.com/public/kidnapping/index.shtml

Documents at The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children: 
http://www.missingkids.com/missingkids/servlet/PageServlet?LanguageCountry=en_US&PageId=200 

For More Information & Support...

If you suspect you may have a family member or loved-one who suffers from a personality disorder, we encourage you to learn all you can and surround yourself with support as you learn how to cope.