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Helpful Links

Whether for yourself or for a friend or loved one, while you're waiting to connect one-on-one with a professional counselor, we're happy to share this list of links for you to explore on a variety of mental and physical health topics.

*Help in a Crisis*

Use links below under categories listed to access web links to listed services.

SUICIDE IDEATION

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-274-8355 (TALK)

3-digit dialing starting 7/16/22: 988

ALCOHOL & DRUG ADDICTION

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

1800-662-4357 (HELP)

FINANCIAL DIFFICULTY/JOB LOSS

Federal & State Resources Directory

Government Financial Assistance Programs (benefits.gov)

Help with Housing, Bills & Expenses

211 (Includes links to local services)

Help Finding/Paying for Food

211 (Includes links to local services)

Virginia CommonHelp

Healthcare, Food, Child Care, Heating/Cooling, Cash Assistance

CARETAKERS (CHILDREN & ELDERLY)

Child Care VA

Virginia Child Care Subsidy Program

1-866-KIDS-TLC

Eldercare Locator

Provided by U.S. Administration on Aging

1-800-677-1116

No Wrong Door

Virginia support network for eldercare assistance

LOSS OF PARTNER/LOVED ONE

Red Cross

Financial Assistance & Counseling

1-833-492-0094

Military Survivors

Tools & Support Networks

1-800-342-9647

VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline

800-4-A-CHILD (800-422-4453) call/text

Love is Respect (Dating Abuse)

Call: 866-331-9474
Text: LOVEIS to 22522

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Call: 800-799-7233
Text: START to 88788
TTY: 800-787-3224

National Helpline for Men who were Sexually Abused or Assaulted

HELP IN A DISASTER

SAMHSA's Disaster Distress Helpline

1-800-985-5990

Disaster Financial Assistance

HELP FOR VETERANS

Veterans Crisis Line

For veterans and loved ones; Does NOT require enrollment in VA benefits; Also offers online chat support

1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)

Text: 838255

GENERAL ASSISTANCE

U.S. Government Assistance Programs (benefits.gov)

Virginia Department of Social Services

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