National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress

1-800-273-TALK (8255)


Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio

PRS CrisisLink Textline
24/7 Crisis Support
Text NEEDHELP to 85511 (sms: 85511)

​PRS CrisisLink Textline
Maryland's Helpline (formerly Maryland Crisis Hotline)
24/7 Crisis Support

Call 211 to talk with someone or text your zip code to 878-211 


Maryland's Helpline is available 24 hours/7 days a week to callers in need of crisis intervention, risk assessment for suicide, homicide or overdose prevention, support, guidance, and information or linkage to community behavioral health providers. Maryland's Helpline also provides assistance to access resources such as naloxone education, recovery support, veteran’s services and family services as available/appropriate for the individual.


Trained crisis counselors are available to assist individuals struggling with issues such as substance use, depression, anxiety, suicidal/homicidal ideation or intent, physical and sexual abuse, eating disorders, sexual identity concerns, running away, relationship problems, divorce, sexually transmitted disease, school issues or any other identified concern.

9AM-Midnight, 7 days a week/ 365 days/year

Mobile Crisis Team
Critical Incident
 Stress Management
In-Home Intervention Team


Call 911 in case of a life threatening emergency; TTY dial 711