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Did you know that Fairfield County 2-1-1
has a Mental Health Crisis Line?
740-687-8255 (TALK)
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Crisis Text Line
A FREE, 24/7 support for those in crisis.
Text 741741 from anywhere in the USA to
text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
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National Crisis Hotlines:

ChildHelp USA National Crisis Hotline
Toll-free: 800-4-A-CHILD   
TDD: 800-2-A-CHILD
*A 24 hour, toll free, confidential hotline offering information about the treatment and prevention of child abuse. Provides crisis counseling to adult survivors and child victims of child abuse, offenders, and parents. Operates national hotline.

Covenant House Hotline
Toll-free: 800-999-9999 (24 hour hot-line)
*For problem teens and runaways, family members. Twenty-four hour nation-wide hotline. Offers referral services in caller's area. Conference calls and message relays from runaways to their family.

National Child Abuse Hot-Line

National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women
Hotline: 800-903-0111 ext. 3

National Directory of Hotlines and Crisis Intervention Centers
Toll-free: 800-999-9999 
TDD: 800-999-9915

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Phone: 800-799-SAFE (800-799-7233)    
TDD: 800-787-3224

National Drug Abuse Hotline
Crisis Line: 800-622-4357
National Organization for Victim Assistance
Toll-free: 800-TRY-NOVA
*Assists children and adult victims of family violence with a 24 hour hotline and short-term counseling, maintains information clearinghouse, provides training and technical assistance to state and local programs.

National Referral Network for Kids in Crisis
Toll-free: 800-KID-SAFE
*For professionals, parents and adolescents.

National Respite Locator Service
Toll-free: 800-7-RELIEF (800-773-5433)
*For parents and professionals caring for children with disabilities, or terminal illness, or at risk of child abuse or neglect.

National Runaway Switchboard
Toll-free: 800-621-4000  
TDD: 800-621-0394
*A confidential 24-hour, toll free hotline that assists runaway and homeless youth in communications with their families and other service providers.

National Victim Center
Toll-free 800-FYI-CALL (800-394-2255)
*Provides information referrals and materials free of charge to victims of all violent crime. Distributes safety information and maintains an extensive list of community resources assisting in the battle against victimization.

Suicide Prevention Information
Toll-free 800-273-TALK