Mental Health Resources

While everyone's experience will be different, these are resources that are trusted within the mental health community and have been helpful for others. If you are feeling unsafe or are in an emergency situation, please dial 911 or go to your closest emergency room. 

National and Local Resources

Suicide

National:  

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 

1-800-273-8255 Call or Text


Crisis Textline

https://www.crisistextline.org/

Text 741741 anytime 24/7


Massachusetts: 

Samaritans, Inc

https://samaritanshope.org/

1-877-870-4673  Call or Text


North Carolina:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 

1-800-273-8255 Call or Text



Rape and Sexual Assault

National:

Rape, Abuse, Inceset National Network (RAINN)

https://www.rainn.org/

1-800-656-4673 


Planned Parenthood

www.plannedparenthood.org


Asheville, North Carolina:

Our Voice

http://www.ourvoicenc.org/

1-828-255-7576


Boston, Massachusetts:

Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC)

 https://barcc.org/

1-800-841-8371

Substance Abuse

National:

SAMHSA

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

 1-800-662-HELP 


Massachusetts:

Helpline

https://helplinema.org/

800-327-5050


Ohio:

GLAST: Gay & Lesbians Achieving Sobriety Together

www.glast.org

513-334-6945

LGBTQIA+ Support

National:

The Trevor Project

http://www.thetrevorproject.org/

 1-866-488-7386 


PFLAG

www.Pflag.org/hotlines


Trans LifeLine

https://www.translifeline.org/

1-877-565-8860


Planned Parenthood

www.plannedparenthood.org


Trans LifeLine

https://www.translifeline.org/

877-565-8860 


Kentucky:

Trans Kentucky 

http://www.transkentucky.com/



Ohio:

Trans Ohio

http://www.transohio.org/



Domestic Violence

National:

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

www.thehotline.org

1-800-799-7233


Massachusetts: 

Casa Myrna

https://www.casamyrna.org/

 1-877-785-2020 


North Carolina:

North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence 

https://nccadv.org/

 1-800-799-7233 

Eating Disorders

National:

National Eating Disorder Association

https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/

1-800-931-2237


The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness

https://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com/portal/

 1-866-662-1235 


Massachusetts/New England:

Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association (MEDA)

http://www.medainc.org/

 1-617-558 1881 


Asheville, North Carolina:

T.H.E. Center for Disordered Eating

http://www.thecenternc.org/

 1-828-337-4685