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National Crisis Lines & Online Help
If you need help, please dial 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

If you are in crisis, call:

1-800-273-TALK (8255)
1-800-799-4TTY (4889)



Crisis Lines

  • YouthLine Teen Line
    Offers teen to teen crisis help with both a phone line and a texting support line through Lines for Life.
    (formerly Oregon Partnership)
    Teens respond from 4-10 PM Monday through Friday
    24 hours a day / 7 days per week
    1-877-968.8491
  • Youth Crisis Line
    The 9 Line is a general hotline for teenagers.
    Covenant House specializes in providing temporary housing and assistance to runaway and homeless youth.
    1-800-999-9999
  • The Trevor Project
    For gay, lesbian, transsexual, bisexual youths.
    24 Hours per day / 7 days per week
    1-866-488-7386

Online Help

  • Teens can text a teen for crisis help at Youthline Text Line.
    Teens and texting available 4-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
    Text: teen2teen to 839863

National Organizations Online