Crisis Help

Available 24 Hours a Day, 7 Days a Week

If you are concerned about yourself or about somebody else
please call the

Maine Crisis Hotline

If you are not in Maine, please call the

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

- OR -

Chat with a crisis counselor online:
Lifeline Crisis Chat

What to expect when you call a hotline:

You will be helped by a professionally trained crisis worker who will listen to you and connect you with services in your area. This may include connecting you with community resources, offering referrals to outpatient services or a local crisis unit, or providing a recommendation for in-patient services.

Additional Resources:

List of Maine Crisis Response Programs by County (*PDF)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Website: