TXT 4 HELP is a nationwide, 24-hour text-for-support service for teens in crisis.
If you’re in trouble or need help, text SAFE and your current location (address, city, state) to 69866 for immediate help.
How it works: Text the word “safe” and your current location (city/state/zip) to 69866. Within seconds, you will receive a message with the closest Safe Place location and contact number for the local youth shelter. You will also have the option to text interactively with a mental health professional for more help.
It’s quick, easy, safe and confidential.