Hotlines/Crisis Numbers

Emergency/Crisis Hotlines - If your life or someone else's is in immediate danger, please dial 9-1-1

See DHHS Hotlines for additional resources
Maine Statewide Crisis 1-888-568-1112 (Voice) 711 (Maine Relay)
If you are concerned about yourself or about somebody else, call the crisis hotline. This will connect you to your closest crisis center.
Intentional Peer Support Warm Line

The Intentional Peer Support Warm Line is available toll-free from anywhere in Maine, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It is a mental health peer-to-peer phone support program offering mutual conversations with a trained specialist who has life experience with mental health and/or substance use issues and recovery. The focus is to encourage and foster recovery, moving toward wellness and reconnecting with community. Call 1-866-771-9276.

Poison Control Center 1-800-222-1222 (Voice) 711 (Maine Relay)
The Northern New England Poison Center is the regional poison center for Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. It is available 24/7 to provide immediate treatment advice for poisonings and answer questions about poisons and prevention.. Visit the Northern New England Poison Center External site disclaimer web site
Suicide Prevention 1-888-568-1112 (Voice) (Crisis Hotline) 711 (Maine Relay)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Visit the Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program External site disclaimer for more information.
Child Abuse 1-800-452-1999 (Voice) 711 (Maine Relay)
The State of Maine's child abuse hotline is staffed 24 hours a day.
Elder Abuse 1-800-624-8404 (Voice)
711 (Maine Relay)
The Office of Elder Services provides or arranges for services to protect incapacitated and dependent adults (age 18 and over) in danger of abuse, neglect or exploitation. Calls may be made anonymously.
Sexual Assault Support 1-800-871-7741 (Voice) 711 (Maine Relay)
A 24-hour statewide sexual assault crisis and support line providing confidential services free of charge. Visit External site disclaimer
Domestic Violence 1-866-834-4357
Statewide Domestic Violence Helpline. Visit External site disclaimer - Information, crisis counseling, emotional support and advocacy.
Anonymous (AA)
During business hours, your call will be taken by a member of Alcoholics Anonymous who knows exactly what you are going through and can give you all the information you need. At night, we have a well qualified answering service, who can give meeting information, or put you in touch with an recovering alcoholic, in your area, who will speak with you about your problem.
Statewide Alanon 1-800-498-1844
Staffed by volunteers answering phones, providing literature, and keeping meeting information. Visit External site disclaimer
Anonymous (NA)
Call their helpline and talk to a recovering addict. Visit External site disclaimer
The Women's Project Southern Maine - 1-800-611-1588 Northern Maine - 1-800-611-1779
Helping women affected by substance abuse - their own or others. Visit
The Maine Tobacco Helpline When you're ready to quit, just call.
1-800-207-1230 Visit External site disclaimer
Drug Tips 1-800-452-6457
Maine Drug Enforcement Agency (MDEA) Drug Tip Hotline. Provide drug tip information to the MDEA.
2-1-1 Maine, Inc.
211 Maine
dial 211 - Out of state call (877)463-6207
One number - thousands of services. 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember number that connects people who want to give help or get help with a full range of health and human services in their community. Visit External site disclaimer
(Toll free) 1-877-543-7669
Maine has a health insurance program for infants, children and teens.