Important Phone Numbers/Resources

SexInfo Online has compiled a list of resources for those in search of assistance, information, and help on various topics including pregnancy, sexual health, and mental health. We hope that you find these resources, which include websites and phone numbers, informative and useful. Please do not hesitate to get support from these resources if you are in need of counseling, comfort, or advice. If you are experiencing a life threatening emergency, please seek medical or police assistance immediately.

 

Pregnancy and Pregnancy Option Resources

Planned Parenthood's National Counseling Hotline — Planned Parenthood offers free information about various topics including pregnancy, sexual health, mental health, general health, sex, and sexuality. Planned Parenthood also makes appointments and referrals. They are available through phone call, text, or online chat.

Call: 1-800-230-PLAN (1-800-230-7526)

Text: PPNOW to 774636

Website: https://www.plannedparenthood.org/

 

American Pregnancy Association — American Pregnancy Association offers information on pregnancy and pregnancy options. It is committed to promoting pregnancy wellness. They are available through phone call or e-mail.

Call: 1-800-672-2296

Email: info@americanpregnancy.org

Website: http://americanpregnancy.org/

 

Birthright International — Birthright International provides free and confidential support to pregnant girls and women. They offer love and friendship, as well as pregnancy options and assistance with family planning. They are available through phone call, email, or online chat.

Call: 1-800-550-4900

Email: info@birthright.org

Website: http://birthright.org/en/

 

OptionLine — OptionLine is a resource dedicated to supporting pregnant women and providing them with information on pregnancy and options for pregnant mothers, including emergency contraception, abortion, adoption, and parenting. They are available through phone call, text, or online chat.

Call: 1-800-712-4357

Text: HELPLINE to 313131

Website: http://optionline.org/

 

National Abortion Federation — NAF offers information for pregnant women including abortion, parenthood, and adoption. They offer confidential and free emotional, legal, and financial support and referrals for pregnant women. They are available through phone call (see details below).

Call for pregnancy options and financial resources: 1-800-772-9100

Call for referrals to quality abortion providers: 1-877-257-0012

Website: http://prochoice.org/

 

A is 4 Adoption —  A is 4 Adoption offers alternative pregnancy options and information for mothers and families. They are available through phone call, text, or email.

Call: 1-866-558-1035

Text: 1-949-395-7899

Email: sgonzalez@ais4adoption.com

Website: http://www.ais4adoption.com/

 

National Crisis Pregnancy Helpline — This U.S. National Pregnancy Helpline offers assistance in finding a local pregnancy help center near you. They offer support and assistance for men and women with three pregnancy options: parenting, abortion, and adoption. They encourage pro-life-affirming choices for pregnant women, but also provide abortion options and accurate medical information. They are available through phone call.

Call:1-800-395-HELP (1-800-395-4357)

Website: http://www.pregnancyresource.org/

 

CareNet — CareNet is a pro-life organization that offers alternatives to abortion and offers support for family planning. They are committed to prenatal development and abundant families. They are available through phone call or email.

Call: 703-554-8734

Email: info@care-net.org

Website: http://www.care-net.org/

 

1st Way Life Center — 1st Way Life Center is a pro-life religious organization that offers assistance and emotional support to women who wish to carry their child to term. They are available through phone call or text.

Call or Text: 1-800-848-LOVE (1-800-848-5683)

Website: http://www.1stwaylifecenter.com/

 

Adoption.Com — Gives information on joining a birthmother community and advice on decisions, prenatal care, labor prep, and the emotions after birth. They are available through phone call and text.

Text: “adoption” to 99000

Call: 1-800-998-7065

Website: www.adoption.com

 

Abortion Clinics Online — Abortion Clinics Online is an online directory for abortion clinics, and it offers assistance in finding clinics for pregnant women.

Call: (800) 455-8130 or (800) 532-5383

Website: https://abortionclinics.com/

 

Mental Health, Suicide, and Self-Harm Resources

NAMI — NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The NAMI helpline offers support and answers questions about mental health. They are available through phone call, text, and email.

Call: 1-800-950-NAMI (1-800-950-6264)

Text: "NAMI" to 741741

Email: info@nami.org

Website: http://www2.nami.org/

 

Door of Hope — Door of Hope is an organization dedicated to helping teens and young adults overcome self-harm and struggle through ideas of hope and restoration. They are available through phone call, text, or email.

Call or Text: 914-393-1904  ​or 803-570-2061

Email: doorofhope4teens@gmail.com

Website: http://www.doorofhope4teens.org

 

Lifeline — Lifeline is a national suicide prevention hotline that provides free, confidential crisis counseling 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They offer support to individuals and families in distress. They are available through phone call or online chat.

Call: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

Website: http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

 

S.A.F.E. — S.A.F.E. stands for Self Abuse Finally Ends. This organization works to end self-harm by offering support and information through their hotline. They are available through phone call and email.

Call: 1-800-DONT-CUT (1-800-366-8288)

Email: info@selfinjury.com

Website: http://www.selfinjury.com/

 

New Life — New Life is a 24 hour crisis line for individuals and families seeking help, support, or information. They are available through phone call and email.

Call: 214-709-1177

Email: info@newlifeifs.org

Website: http://www.newlifeifs.org/

 

Sexual Assault, Domestic Abuse, and Domestic Violence

The Hotline — The Hotline is a National Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline and offers immediate support for victims who are looking for safety, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship. They are available through phone call or online chat.

Call: 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)

Website: http://www.thehotline.org/

 

Childhelp — Childhelp is a National Child Abuse Hotline that provides crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals. This organization is dedicated to preventing child abuse. They are available through phone call.

Call: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

Website: https://www.childhelp.org/hotline/

 

866 US Women — 866 US Women is an American based Domestic Violence Crisis Center that provides support, help, and information for those dealing with abuse locally and overseas. They provide instruction on how to contact them internationally and are available through phone call and email.

Call: 1-866-USWOMEN (1-866-879-6636)

Email: crisis@866uswomen.org

Website: http://www.866uswomen.org/get-help-now/

 

Sexual Assault Support — This hotline is offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It is available in English & Spanish. It is available through phone call.

Call: 1-800-223-5001

 

RAINN — Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network provides support, referrals, and information for those experiencing sexual violence and harm. They are available 24/7 through phone call or online chat.

Call: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)

Website: https://rainn.org/

Español: rainn.org/es

 

The Nurturing Network — The Nurturing Network’s mission is to “Alleviate the many forms of abuse, neglect, and exploitation that persist in our global society.” You can contact them on their website.

Contact link: http://nurturingnetwork.org/contact_us

Website: http://nurturingnetwork.org/

 

Substance Abuse

SAMHSA — SAMHSA is the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration that offers treatment referrals and information for individuals and families struggling with substance abuse. They are available 24 hours a day through phone call.

Call: 1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)

Website: http://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

 

National Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Info Center — NASAIC is an organization dedicated to helping those who are struggling with substance abuse. Your contact with NASAIC is confidential. They are available through phone call, live chat, or the contact form on their website.

Call: 1-800-784-6776

Website: http://addictioncareoptions.com/

 

Sober Recovery — Sober Recovery is an organization that offers support and resources for those who abuse drugs and alcohol. They are available through phone call.

Call: 888-699-6902

Website: http://gethelp.soberrecovery.com/

 

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline — This hotline offers support for substance abusers and referrals to suitable treatment facilities. They are available through phone call.

Call: 866-858-4949

Website: http://drug-alcohol-treatment-centers.org/

 

Gender Identification

GLBT National Help Center — GLBT is a national hotline that offers support and resources for all genders including gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning individuals of all ages. They are available through phone call or online chat.

Call for young adult support: 1-800-246-7743

Call for all age support: 1-888-843-4564

Call for senior or elder support: 1-888-234-7243

Website: http://www.glbthotline.org/hotline.html

 

The Trevor Project — The Trevor Project is a crisis intervention and suicide prevention lifeline for LGBTQ young people. This resource is available through phone call, text, or online chat.

Text: "Trevor" to 1-202-304-1200

Call: 1-866-488-7386

 

Gay and Transgender Hate Crime Hotline — This hotline provides legal advice, counseling support, and a place to report hate crimes. They are available through phone call.

Call: 1-800-616-HATE (1-800-616-4283)

 

Sexual Health

Sexual Health Hotline — This medically accurate hotline provides confidential and reliable information on sexual health, STDs, and family planning. They are available through phone call, text, or online chat.

Text: “ASKMN” to 66746

Call: 1-800-783-2287

Website: http://sexualhealthmn.org/

 

Planned Parenthood's National Counseling Hotline — Planned Parenthood offers free information about various topics including sexual health, pregnancy, STDs, mental health, general health, sex, and sexuality. Planned Parenthood also makes appointments and referrals. They are available through phone call, text, or online chat.

Call: 1-800-230-PLAN (1-800-230-7526)

Text: PPNOW to 774636

Website: https://www.plannedparenthood.org/

 

ASHA Sexual Health — ASHA is the American Social Health Association (ASHA) that provides information, materials and referrals to those concerned with sexually transmitted infections. ASHA answers STI questions topics such as transmission, risk reduction, prevention, testing, and treatment. They are available through phone call.

Call: 1-919-361-8488

 

Eating Disorders

NEDA — NEDA is the National Eating Disorder Association dedicated to helping individuals and families who are struggling or concerned with eating disorders. They are available through phone call, text, and online chat.

Text: "NEDA" to 741741

Call: 1-800-931-2237

Website: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/

 

Something Fishy — Something Fishy is an Eating Disorder organization dedicated to supporting and educating individuals and families struggling with eating disorders. They offer resources and treatment options and are available through phone call

Call: 1-866-418-1207

Website: http://www.something-fishy.org

 

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Last Updated: 14 March 2017.

 

 

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