Helplines

 

211 DuPage

211 DuPage provides access to free and confidential crisis and emergency counseling, disaster assistance, food, health care and insurance assistance, stable housing and utilities payment assistance, employment services, veteran services and childcare and family services.

Call: 211 | Web: 211dupage.gov

 

Safe 2 Help Illinois

Safe2Help Illinois is a 24/7 program where students can use a free app, text/phone, and website (Safe2HelpIllinois.com) to share information on school safety issues in a confidential environment. Once vetted, the information provided will be shared with local district and school officials and/or local PSAP/9-1-1- call center, depending on the nature of the information shared.

Call: 844-4-SAFEIL (723345) | Text: SAFE2 (72332)

Web: safe2helpil.com | Email: HELP@Safe2HelpIL.com

 

Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24/7/365 via call, text, & chat no matter where you live in the United States.

Call & text: 988 | Chat | 988lifeline.org

 

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line provides free, 24/7, high-quality text-based mental health support and crisis intervention. When someone is in crisis, they can text HOME to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor who will help them move from a hot moment to cool and calm.

Text HOME to 741741 | Message on WhatsApp | crisistextline.org