Crisis Helplines


In case you need immediate help: If ever you are feeling hopeless, suicidal, or simply in need of speaking with someone, there are numerous free and anonymous hotlines with trained operators available.


Walk-in Crisis Center

  • US: Call 911

  • Walk in to your nearest Emergency Room

  • Colorado Crisis Services

    • Colorado Springs: 115 S Parkside Drive
      Colorado Springs, CO 80910


Suicide Prevention / Depression Support


Substance Abuse / Alcoholism

  • US: National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

  • US: Alcohol Abuse and Crisis Intervention: 1-800-234-0246

  • US: National Cocaine Hotline: 1-800-COCAINE (1-800-262-2463)

  • US: Al-Anon/Alateen Hotline (for friends and family) 1-800-344-2666


Rape, Abuse & Domestic Violence


Gay / Lesbian Issues


Pregnancy / Sexual Health

  • US: Planned Parenthood: 1-800-230-PLAN (7526)

  • US: Nat'l. STD Hotline: 1-800-227-8922

  • US: National AIDS Hotline: 1-800-342-AIDS (2437)

  • US: The Teen AIDS Hotline: 1-800-440-TEEN (8336)


Support for Teens

  • US: Teen Line: 1-310-855-HOPE (4673)

  • Call 1-800-TLC-TEEN (1-800-852-8336) between 6pm and 10pm PST

  • Text TEEN to 839863 between 6pm and 9pm PST


Medical Emergencies



  • ULifeline – A directory of resources available for college students— take a self-assessment test; or find your college psych services center.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) – Alcoholics Anonymous is an informal meeting society for recovering alcoholics whose primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety.

  • Narcotics Anonymous (NA) – Narcotics Anonymous similar to AA, is an international, community-based association of recovering addicts.

  • Self-Mutilators Anonymous – A community-based association for individuals struggling with self-mutilation.




If you think you have a medical emergency please call your doctor or 911 immediately.