Mental Health & Crisis Information

if you have an emergency or believe you are in a crisis situation, call 911 or your Local emergency Number immediately


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255 (24/7)

Mental Health & Substance Abuse National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Mental Health Hotline Numbers and Referral Resources

Boys Town 1-800-448-3000 (24/7)

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-422-4453 (24/7)

Crisis Text Line (24/7) Text START to 741741

Hopeline 1-800-442-4673 (24/7) online chat available

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 (24/7)  7 a.m.-2 a.m. Central Time daily.

National Human Trafficking Hotline 1-888-373-7888 (24/7)

National Runaway Safeline 1-800-786-2929 (RUNAWAY) (24/7) Online chat, email, forum available

Postpartum Depression 1-800-773-6667 (1-800-PPDMOMS)
Postpartum Support International 1-800-944-4773

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN) 1-800-656-4673 (24/7)
http://r0st Online chat available as well.

The Trevor Project 1-866-488-7386 (24/7)

Trans Lifeline 1-877-565-8860 (US) & 877-330-6366 (CA)

Your Life Your Voice - 1-800-448-3000 (24/7)
Text VOICE to 20121 Online Chat & Email

Addiction & Recovery

4 Alternatives to AA, a 5 minute Introduction Video

SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training)

LifeRing Secular Recovery

Secular Organizations for Sobriety

Women for Sobriety - helping women discover a happy New Life in recovery from Substance Use Disorders.

Powerless No Longer: Reprogramming Your Addictive Behavior - “We are not powerless over our addictions. . . . Studies show that 75% of all addicts recover on their own” Amazon

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
1-800-622-HELP (4357)  TTY: 1-800-487-4889

Atheist Addiction Treatment Centers

Atheist & religion-free wives, husbands, partners of alcoholics - Facebook Group

Reading The Signs: How To Tell If Your Child Is Using Drugs
This site includes links to multiple resources to help parents identify if their child is using.

Blood Alcohol Calculator - Controlling your alcohol intake and watching your BAC levels can help prevent harm both to yourself and to others. If You Drink, Drink Responsibly.

3 Reasons Christian Rehabs Don’t Work – According to a Pastor - Addiction Campuses Has a Great # of Articles & Links to Resources for specific addictions. Hundreds of targeted articles & blogs here
(NOTE: RfR has no affiliation with Addiction Campuses and recommends them only for informational purposes).

Counseling & Therapy

The Secular Therapist Project - Find a counselor who uses scientifically proven therapy, without inserting any supernatural views. Register as a client then contact a therapist in your area.

Mental Health & Substance Abuse National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Psychology Today - Find a Therapist


Woebot is a charming cognitive behavioral therapy AI chatbot.

Wysa is an AI coach for behavioral and mental health, Wysa offers evidence- based techniques through empathetic, anonymous conversations.

Domestic Violence

The Secular Domestic Violence Survivor Support Network


Grief Beyond Belief

Grief Beyond Belief Facebook Group

Grief Beyond Belief Pet Sector

Group Meetings

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) local groups

Suicide Loss Support Groups - American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China

International Mental Health Resources

Bestfrienders International

HALO Project (United Kingdom - forced marriages, abuse, honor based violence, FGM)

International Association for Suicide Prevention: Crisis Centres

International Suicide Prevention Hotlines from


7 Cups of Tea Peer support online chat

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Depression & Anger. How to Treat Depression That Presents As Anger Link

Mental Health America

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
1-800-931-2237 M-Th 9am-9pm & F 9am-5pm EST

About Post-Partum Depression - Maryville University.

S.A.F.E. Alternatives (self harm resources) 1-800-366-8288

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Victim Connect Resource Center 1-855-484-2846 M-F 9am - 6pm EST Online chat M-F 10am - 6pm EST

Suicide Prevention Information

National Suicide Prevention Fact Sheets

Why Live - A video for secular people wondering what the point of life is when there is no afterlife.

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