Crisis Text Line
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Crisis Text Line is the free, nationwide, 24/7 text message service for people in crisis. Text HOME to 741741 in the US.

 
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Crisis Text Line

 

Text 741741 from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.

 
 
 

Every texter is connected with a Crisis Counselor, a real-life human being trained to bring texters from a hot moment to a cool calm through active listening and collaborative problem solving. All of Crisis Text Line's Crisis Counselors are volunteers, donating their time to helping people in crisis.
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Watch Founder & CEO Nancy Lublin's TED Talk

Data makes policy, research, journalism, policing, school boards, everything better. I don’t think of myself as a mental health activist. I think of myself as a national health activist.
— Nancy Lublin