Crisis Resources


Daymark Recovery Services

Daymark Recovery Services is located in Boone. They provide Clinical Assessment, Outpatient Therapy, Psychiatric Services, as well as School-Based Therapy in all 9 public schools.  Daymark accepts insurance and Medicare, but has a sliding scale fee for those without insurance that goes all the way down to $0. Call (877)492-2785 to access their Mobile Crisis Management services.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SAMHSA, or the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, offers both hotlines and treatment services locators on their website. Call 1-800-662-4357 for info in English or Spanish. They offer support for both mental health and substance abuse issues.

Crisis Text Line

The Crisis Text Line works via Texting rather than speaking aloud. Within the US, access a trained crisis counselor by either sending a Text to 741741, or a message on Facebook Messenger:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 will connects you with a trained crisis counselor to speak with aloud. Or you may opt instead to use their Instant Messaging via


The Hopeline, or I’m Alive, offers Instant Messaging via their website. You will need to complete a very simple registration screen first. You will be then be connected with a trained crisis responder.

Veterans Crisis Line

The Veterans Crisis Line allows Veterans in crisis, as well as their families and friends, to connect with qualified Department of Veterans Affairs responders through toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) young people.

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide – The website is advocacy website for teen suicide and prevention that parents can possibly provide; it also provides outreach information and resources.