CT Clearinghouse


Hotlines & Helplines

  • 24 Hour Access Line to Treatment in Connecticut: 1.800.563.4086
  • CT 211 is a free, confidential information and referral service that connects people to essential health and human services 24 hours a day, seven days a week online and over the phone.
  • Contact the DMHAS Action Line - For adults in distress who are 18 years of age or older - 1-800-HOPE-135 (1-800.467.3135), or 211.
  • The Disaster Distress Helpline provides immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. Call or text 1.800.985.5990. Multilingual, and confidential.
  • If you are in Connecticut and experiencing abuse in a relationship, please visit CTSafeConnect.org or call (888) 774-2900.
    In the U.S., call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 or TTY 1-800-787-3224. Online chat is also available.
  • Mobile Crisis Intervention Services, when your child is in crisis, call: 211, then press 1 and 1 again.
  • National Eating Disorders Association Hotline: 1.800.931.2237 Monday-Thursday 11am-9pm ET, Friday 11am-5pm ET. Translation services available on the phone. Text 1.800.931.2237  Monday-Thursday 3pm-6pm ET, Friday 1pm-5pm ET
  • National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: 988 
  • The Trevor Project offers phone, chat, and text support. Call 1.866.488.7386 or visit Online
  • Veteran's Crisis line: 1.800.273.8255 press 1
  • Warmlines offer support by people with expertise in mutual support. Please note that these are not crisis lines.

State-Wide Agencies, Organizations & Initiatives

Federal Agencies

National Agencies & Organizations