Behavioral Health Guidance & Resources

  • 24/7 Statewide Crisis Line 888-568-1112
  • 24/7 Peer Support Warm line 866-771-9276
  • 24/7 Suicide Hotline 800-273-TALK (800-273-8255)
  • StrengthenME: For statewide assistance call: 207-221-8198 Every day 8am to 8pm
  • Teen Text Support Line 207-515-8398 (TEXT)
  • 211 and for information about how to access behavioral health and social service resources; many providers are accepting referrals for counseling via telehealth
  • Disaster Distress Helpline: free, 24/7 support by calling 1-800-985-5990 or text "TalkWithUs" to 66746 | also as Disaster Distress Helpline information (PDF) 03/19/2020
  • The FrontLine WarmLine: Support for frontline workers, healthcare employees, and educators available 24/7 by calling 1-800-769-9819.
Substance Use Disorder Supports
Resources for Parents and Caregivers
Resources for Any Individual
Resources for Providers
First Responders and Health Care Professionals Wellbeing

Your peers are here for you. Call (207) 221-8196 to connect with free, confidential support.

Health Care Worker Support

  • Join MaineHealth’s Resiliency ECHO Sessions: Through didactic and case-based learning, Resiliency ECHO will focus on sustaining well-being and resilience in trauma-exposed health care teams. Experts from MaineHealth, Maine Medical Partners, and Maine Behavioral Healthcare will lead sessions focused on taking care of your emotional health during the coming months to help you sustain your well-being and enable you to better react to urgent needs. The Resiliency ECHO will take place on every Wednesday from 12:00pm-12:50pm and will offer free CMEs. MaineHealth Resiliency ECHO – Starting April 15th, 2020: Date: Every Wednesday Time: 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm ; Clinical Lead: Steve DiGiovanni, MD’ Expert Faculty: Dory Hacker, LCSW; Location: (Free Zoom Conference Call) (Added 4/15/2020)

Emergency Responders / Critical Incident Stress Management

Law Enforcement

  • : COPLINE is dedicated to serving law enforcement officers and their families by providing 24/7 trained peer support for crisis intervention along with referral to specifically skilled mental health professionals for follow up and continued assistance.

Maine EMS

Maine EMS Regions provide Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) resources to regional EMS services, EMD centers and personnel. These resources are available 24/7.

  • Atlantic Partners EMS CISM  - Call the regional number below and indicate you need CISM Assistance
    • Region 1: 1-207-662-2950 York, Cumberland and Sagadahoc;
    • Region 3: 1-207-861-4244 Kennebec and Somerset;
    • Region 4: 1-207-907-1000 Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Washington;
    • Region 6: 1-207-861-4244 Lincoln, Waldo, and Knox
  • Tri-County EMS CISM  - 1-207-777-6000 and indicate you need CISM Assistance
    • Region 2: Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford
  • NAEMT Mental Health Resources 
  • Code Green Resources 

StrengthenME Frontline Worker Supports

StrengthenME Frontline Worker Supports: Through wellness workshops, critical incident response sessions, trainings, group facilitation, and 1:1 support sessions, StrengthenME supports frontline, healthcare, and education staff cope with the daily challenges at work and home. These services are free and confidential. Call us 24/7 at 1-800-769-9819 or visit We are here to help.