Crisis Resources

Adolescents may experience several forms of crisis. While your school counselor and other community resources are excellent forms of support to help you through crisis, they are not always available. The following hotlines are available 24 hours/day:

Abuse

National Child Abuse Hotline- 1-800-4-A-Child

Child Help

Grief

Crisis Call Center- 800-273-8255 or text ANSWER to 839863

Hello Grief

Self-Harm

1-800-DONT CUT (1-800-366-8288)

SAFE (Self Abuse Finally Ends) Alternatives

Sexual Assault

1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network)

Suicide Prevention and Awareness

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Texas Suicide Prevention

 

In addition, Thursday's Child is a national organization that provides resources on a variety of topics including bullying, substance abuse, peer pressure, internet safety, all issues listed above, and many other challenges facing children and teens. Thursday's child is a free hotline accessible to all students who may need services.

Thursday's Child

1 (800) USA-KIDS