Crisis Services

IMPORTANT: If you or someone you know is in a life threatening situation, call 911.

Crisis Hotline Information

  • National Suicide Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
    Is answered 24 hours a day and transferred to cities all across the country to connect individuals with a trained professional in their area.
  • State of Missouri Crisis Hotline for Hearing Impaired:  1-888-380-3328 (TTY)
  • Veterans Crisis Line:  call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1.  You can also text to 838255
  • Trevor Hotline for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered and Questioning: 1-866-488-7386
  • Local Crisis Hotline for Southwest MO: 1-800-247-0661 or 417-347-7720 (Ozark Center)
  • Rape, Abuse & Incest National Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
  • National Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888
  • Local Crisis Text Line: Text “Help” with 1-2 words describing your problem to 85130 to begin a conversation
  • National Crisis Text Line: Text “Start” to 741-741 to begin a free, 24/7, confidential conversation.