Contact Information for National and New Hampshire Resources for Mental Health

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This list includes contact information for both national and New Hampshire resources for those experiencing mental health challenges. If you or someone you know is struggling, please consider reaching out to one of these resources.

 

NH Rapid Response Access Point

The NHRRAP provides individuals in the state of New Hampshire with immediate, 24/7 access to mental health and/or substance use crisis support via telephone, text, and chat services.

1-833-710-6477

nh988.com

 
Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7 support via a medium people already use and trust: text. “home”, “start”, “hello”.

Text TALK to 741741

crisistextline.org

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline SAMSHA

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24/7.

1-800-273-TALK

suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

The Trevor Project

The leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25. Call, Chat, text “start” to 678-678.

1-866-488-7386

thetrevorproject.org

 

Disaster Distress Helpline SAMHSA

Crisis counseling and support for people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters & infectious disease outbreaks. Phone or text to connect with a trained crisis counselor 24/7, 365 days a year.

1-800-985-5990

Text TalkWithUs to 66746

samhsa.gov

 

Veterans Crisis Line SAMSHA

The Veterans Crisis Line serves Veterans, service members, National Guard and Reserve members, and those who support them. You don't have to be enrolled in VA health care or registered with VA to call.

1-800-273-TALK

Text TALK to 838255
TYY: 1-800-799-4889

veteranscrisisline.net

 

New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

Crisis centers across the state of NH provide free and confidential support services to those impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. Confidential advocates are available to provide support 24/7.

1-800-277-5570

nhcadsv.org

 

NH 211

Information and Referral Specialists connect NH residents to health & human services including recovery and treatment 24/7.

1-866-444-4211

or 211
TTY: 1-603-634-3388

211nh.org

 

The Doorway

9 Doorways in NH provide single points of entry for anyone seeking help around substance use. For 24/7 access to services dial 211. For medical emergencies dial 911.

1-866-444-4211

or 211
TDD:  1-800-735-2964

thedoorway.nh.gov

 

NAMI-NH National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI NH provides information, education and support to families and communities affected by mental illness.

1-800-242-6264

naminh.org

 

NH Community Mental Health Centers

NH Mental Health Centers located in 10 regions provide services such as: Intake, Emergency Services, and Mobile Crisis Response Teams.

NH Mental Health Regions Map

 

NH Regional Public Health Networks

13 RPHNs around the state coordinate with local partners to address regional public health needs. For information about the variety of public health programs available in your area contact your local RPHN.

nhphn.org

 

SAMSHA Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator

An online source of information for alcohol, drug, or mental health treatment facilities and programs around the country.

samhsa.gov/find-treatment

 

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research, and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide.

afsp.org

 

Bureau of Student Wellness

Resources, ideas, and best practices on Student Wellness from the NH Department of Education. BSW also administers several targeted initiatives.

nhstudentwellness.org

 

Contact

Kendra Lewis
Youth & Family Resiliency State Specialist
Assoc State Spec Professor
Phone: (603) 862-2495
Office: Cooperative Extension, Pettee Hall Rm GO5C, Durham, NH 03824

Kristin Eberl
Assoc Field Specialist
Office: Cooperative Extension, Taylor Hall, Durham, NH 03824

Suzanne Meattey
Youth Mental Health First Aid Program Manager
Asst Extension Program Mgr
Office: UNH Cooperative Extension, University Cooperative Extension, Rockingham County, Durham, NH 03824