Need to Talk? Free Support at Your Fingertips, 24/7
Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7 support and information via the medium people already use and trust - text.
Here’s how it works:
- Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the USA, anytime, about any type of crisis.
- A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly.
- The crisis counselor helps you move from a hot moment to a cool calm to stay safe and healthy using effective active listening and suggested referrals – all through text message using Crisis Text Line’s secure platform.
When you’re ready to talk, someone is ready to listen!
- Suicidal thoughts
- Eating disorder
- Physical, sexual or emotional abuse
- Isolation / loneliness
- Relationship issues
The service is completely free, but messaging rates apply if you’re NOT on Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, or T-Mobile.