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Need to Talk? Free Support at Your Fingertips, 24/7

Post Date:07/27/2018 1:00 PM

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
  • Self-harm
  • Depression
  • Stress/anxiety
  • Grief
  • Eating disorder
  • Physical, sexual or emotional abuse
  • Isolation / loneliness
  • Bullying
  • Relationship issues

The service is completely free, but messaging rates apply if you’re NOT on Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, or T-Mobile.


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