The Disaster Distress Helpline is a free, multilingual, confidential crisis support hotline available 24/7 in the US for anyone coping after a disaster.
WHAT THEY DO
If you or someone you know experiences stress in relation to an incident of mass violence call the Disaster Distress Helpline at 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746for support and counseling. The Disaster Distress Helpline is a national hotline that provides 24/7, year-round crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster.
This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Spanish-speakers should text Hablanos to 66746. English speakers in U.S. territories text TalkWithUs to 1-212-461-4635. Calls and texts are answered by trained, caring counselors from crisis call centers located throughout the United States.
Standard text and data message rates will apply when texting from mobile phones. International text and data rates may apply from within U.S. territories and free association nations.