DARKNESS TO LIGHT 1-866-FOR-LIGHT (866-367-5444)
CRISIS TEXTLINE: TEXT “LIGHT” TO 741741
Darkness to Light provides a toll-free number for individuals living in the United States who need local information and resources about sexual abuse. Any individual, child, or adult who needs resources about sexual abuse can call the helpline.
Text ‘LIGHT’ to 741741 for crisis support with a trained counselor. Available 24/7 and free of charge.
All calls are confidential and will be answered by a trained information and referral representative. Helpline availability varies according to state and call center.
STOP IT NOW! 1-888-PREVENT (888-773-2362)
Stop it Now! provides a national helpline for adults living in the United States who are concerned for the safety of a child and don’t know what to do. The helpline is available Monday from 12 pm – 3 pm, Thursday from 1pm – 4pm, and Fridays from 12 pm – 3 pm. All times are EST. The helpline is closed for standard business holidays.
All calls are confidential and will be answered by knowledgeable professionals in the field of child sexual abuse prevention.
THE CHILDHELP NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE HOTLINE 1-800-4-A-CHILD
The Childhelp National Abuse Hotline is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse. Serving the United States, its territories, and Canada, the Hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional crisis counselors who, through interpreters, can provide assistance in 170 languages. The hotline offers crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals to thousands of emergency, social service, and support resources. All calls are anonymous and confidential.
COVENANT HOUSE NINELINE 1-800-999-9999
Covenant House has shelter facilities across the United States, Canada, and Central America.
For homeless youth all across the U.S., Canada and Mexico – who aren’t near a shelter facility and need immediate help – reach out any time of the day or night for free, confidential, and immediate crisis intervention.
The Hopeline Network brings together the knowledge and critical services of existing Crisis Centers all under the net of a toll-free number that is available to all.
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE 1-800-273-8255
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers, provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
RAINN NATIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT HOTLINE 1-800-656-HOPE
An anti-sexual assault organization that operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline.
CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT HOTLINE 1-800-551-1300
The Children of the Night home is open to child prostitutes throughout the United States, and the Children of the Night Hotline is ready and able to rescue these children 24 hours a day. Children of the Night provide free taxi/airline transportation nationwide for America’s child prostitutes who wish to escape prostitution and live in our home.
NATIONAL RUNAWAY SAFELINE 1-800-RUNAWAY
A crisis care hotline that can provide you with assistance 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The NRS can connect you to help and hope through hotline, online and offline resources. NRS also provides a family reunification program offered in collaboration with Greyhound Lines, Inc. A 24-hour crisis intervention for adolescents and their families as well as runaway prevention counseling.
Butte County, CA
24-HOUR HOTLINES AND CRISIS COUNSELING
Catalyst Domestic Violence Services (800) 895-8476
Butte County Behavioral Health
California Youth Crisis Line
http://calyouth.org/ca-youth-crisis-line/ (online chat available)
National Domestic Violence Hotline
http://www.thehotline.org/help/ (online chat available)
Rape Crisis Intervention & Prevention
collect calls accepted
(text and online chat available)