Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

1-800-273-8255 | 1-888-628-9454(español) 

Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741 

Free, 24/7 crisis support in the U.S. 

Every texter is connected with a Crisis Counselor, a real-life human being.

National Domestic Violence Hotline

This toll-free, anonymous hotline provides support counseling for victims of domestic violence and links to more than 4,000 local support services for abused women across the U.S. The hotline operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

1-800-799-7233 | TDD 1-800-787-3224 

National Center on Elder Abuse(NCEA)

The NCEA is a resource for public and private agen- cies, professionals, service providers, and individuals interested in elder abuse prevention information, training, technical assistance, and research.

1-855-500-3537
https://ncea.acl.gov/

Adult Protective Services

Adult Protective Services (APS), present in all 50 states, is designated to receive and investigate allega- tions of elder abuse and neglect. Each state has a primary agency that houses APS. It may be the Area Agency on Aging, the Division of Aging, the Depart- ment of Aging, or the Department of Social Services.