If in Crisis
Call 911 if you are facing a dangerous situation
Nassau County Residents: 24/7 Behavioral Health Helpline (516) 227-8255
Queens/New York City Residents: 24/7 Crisis Mental Health Services 1-888-NYC-WELL / (1-888-692-9355)
Zucker Hillside Hospital, Behavioral Health Crisis Center
Walk-ins accepted Monday-Friday 9AM-7PM
75-59 263rd Street, Glen Oaks, NY 11004
Crisis Mobile Teams 1-800-543-3638, 1800-lifenet, or Call 311 and ask for Lifenet
NAMI’s National Information Helpline: (800) 950-NAMI /(950-6264)
Trained volunteers provide information, referrals, and support to all who have questions about or are affected by serious mental illness. The NAMI Information Helpline is available Monday through Friday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm EST.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-TALK (8255)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a free, 24-hour hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Calls will be routed to the nearest crisis center to you.
- Call for yourself or someone you care about
- Free and confidential
- A network of over 150 centers nationwide
- Available 24/7
Crisis Text Line Text START to 741741
The Crisis Text Line is available 24/7 to help you with any kind of crisis. Visit www.crisistextline.org/faq to learn more about how the Crisis Text Line works.
Youth America Hotline (877) YOUTHLINE (968-8454)
The Youth America Hotline is a free peer-to-peer hotline network that links callers to community-based peer counseling hotlines.
Veterans Crisis Line (800) 273-8255 and Press 1
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.
Suicide Prevention In College Resource Guide
Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help! This online guide, created by Affordable Colleges Online, is designed to offer hope and help for college students who are experiencing suicidal thoughts, as well as their friends and family.
Find a Mental Health Program: Locate Mental Health Programs in New York State
Be prepared for a Crisis, please download and print this help guide to have on hand:
CRISIS AND SUICIDE
Girls & Boys Town National Hotline
National Hopeline Network
(800) SUICIDE (784-2433)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 273-TALK (8255)
National Youth Crisis Hotline
(800) 442-HOPE (4673)
Al-Anon for Families of Alcoholics
Alcohol and Drug Helpline
Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline
Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Hopeline
National Institute on Drug Abuse Hotline
National Help Line for Substance Abuse
National Domestic Violence Hotline
National US Child Abuse Hotline