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Crisis Intervention

Whether you’re in crisis or are just looking for help for a friend or family member, there are organizations who offer helpline services to help you deal with a variety of immediate concerns, from crisis situations and domestic violence, to rape and substance abuse. Many of these helplines provide 24/7, free and confidential support and can help you with whatever level of assistance you need.

  • CBP Employee Assistance Program: 1-800-755-7002
  • The National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Helpline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
  • Veteran Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1
Last Modified: September 14, 2020
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