If you feel you are in immediate danger or need emergency assistance, call 911 (US & Canada) or your local law enforcement agency.
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1. Text PLENTY to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime, about any type of crisis
2. A live trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from their secure online platform
3. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you sort through your feelings and offer referrals for further help if needed
Resources for assault, trafficking and violence
If you or someone you know is a victim of assault, trafficking, stalking or violence reach out to the helplines or websites below to receive support or gain assistance.
RAINN National sexual assault hotline
online.rainn.org | http://www.rainn.org
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization.
Planned Parenthood Federation of America is a nonprofit organization that provides sexual health care in the United States and globally.
National Human Trafficking Hotline
1-800-230-7526 or 1-800-787-3224
24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-888-272-7888 or text 233733
The National Human Trafficking Hotline connects victims and survivors of sex and labor trafficking with services and supports to get help and stay safe.
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence.
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
NCMEC’s CyberTipline is the nation’s centralized reporting system for the online exploitation of children.
VictimConnect - Crime Victim Resource Center
The VictimConnect Resource Center is a referral helpline where crime victims can learn about their rights and options confidentially and compassionately.
Resources for mental health
If you or someone you know needs mental health support reach out to the helplines below.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Available in English and Espanol
Resources for victims of cybercrimes
If you or someone you know is a victim of cybercrime including romance scams, hacked accounts, or cyber harassment, you can reach out to the appropriate resource below.
Cybercrime Support Network
The Cybercrime Support Network is a nonprofit organization that supports those impacted by cybercrime and online fraud.
Peer Support Program
Part of the Cybercrime Support Network, the Peer Support Program is a free and confidential resource for romance scam survivors.
Resources for Communities
If you or someone you know needs culturally appropriate support resources reach out to the appropriate helpline below.
Cyber Civil Rights Initiative
CCRI provides emotional support, technical advice, and information to current victims of online abuse.
LGBT National Help Center
Confidential peer support serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning community.
The Trevor Project
Trained counselors available 24/7to support young persons who are in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe and judgment-free place to talk.
1-877-565-8860 (US) or text 1-877-330-6366 (CA)
Trans Lifeline provides trans peer support for the trans community.
Additional resources outside the U.S.