Mental Health Services

DISASTER DISTRESS HELPLINE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Disaster Distress Helpline is a national hotline dedicated to providing disaster crisis counseling. The toll-free Helpline is confidential and multilingual and available for those who are experiencing psychological distress as a result of natural or man-made disasters, incidents of mass violence or any other tragedy affecting America's communities.
Geographical AreaNational (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schnectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester)
Public TransportationNot applicable
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Intake ProcedureCall 800-985-5990
Text: TalkWithUs to 66746
TTY: 800-846-8517
Intake RequirementsCall for information
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNo requirements
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: 24 Hours/7 Days
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 1 Choke Cherry Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Rockville, MD 20857
Main Phone 240-276-2000
TDD Phone 800-487-4889 (TTY)
Other Phone 877-726-4727 (Toll Free)
Fax 240-221-4292
Service Location Email SAMHSAInfo@samhsa.hhs.gov
Web Address www.samhsa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA)
Affiliated Program: DISASTER DISTRESS HELPLINE
This Service: Mental Health Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disaster Victims (YX-1800)
Disaster Witnesses (YX-1810)
Post Disaster Crisis Hotlines (TH-2600.6500-650)
Talklines/Warmlines (RF-8380)