Support Lines

LGBTQ+  specific  Immediate  support
  • LGBT 24-hour Youth Suicide Hotline
    • 1-866-488-7386
  • Trans Lifeline
    • 877-565-8860
  • SAGE Elder Hotline
    • 888-234-SAGE (7243)
  • LGBT National Hotline
    • 888-843-4564
  • The Trevor Project
    • (866) 488-7386
  • DeHQ – LGBTQ Helpline for South Asians
    • 908-367-3374
Crisis  /  Support  hotlines
  • STAR crisis hotline
    • 1-800-478-8999
    • Local line: (907)276-7273
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    • 1-800-273-8255
  • AWAIC 24/7 crisis hotline
    • (907)272-0100
  • Report Child Abuse
  • National AIDS Hotline
    • (800) 342-AIDS / (800) 344-7432 (Spanish) 
  • The National Runaway Safeline
    • 800-786-2929
  • Pride Institute: Chemical dependency/mental health referral and information hotline for the LGBTQ community.
    • (800) 547-7433 
Alaska   Resources
  • Anchorage Mental Health Crisis Line
    • 907-563-3200
  • Alaska mental health hotline
    • 1-877-266-HELP (4357)
  • The Helpline – every day ; 6:00 – 11:00 pm
    • 907-258-4777 – in Anchorage
    • 888-901-9876 – toll free outside Anchorage
  • Providence Alaska Medical Center
    • (907) 212-3111 – emergency services
    • (907) 212-6240 – substance misuse
text  /  chat  resources
  • TrevorText – Confidential text messaging with a Trevor counselor, available 24/7/365.
    • Text START to 678-678
  • TrevorProject (Fri, 5-9 PM)
    • text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200 
  • Black & Brown youth, text STEVE to 741741 (24/7)
  • Indigenous youth, text NATIVE to 741741
  • Crisis text line – 24/7 free crisis counseling
    • Text START to 741741  
  • AWAIC
    • Text START to 88788
    • Online chat function here

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