Crisis Resources

DC SAFE: Speak to an Advocate — DC SAFE Community Resources — DC SAFE 

 

RAPE CRISIS CENTER: Tools For Survivors | DCRCC 

 

DC Coalition for the homeless- provides addresses for shelters Programs | DC Coalition for the Homeless (dccfh.org) 

 

 DHS Homeless and Homeless Prevention Services- Homeless Services | dhs (dc.gov)  

 

Mental Health Crisis Resources 

DC Behavioral Health Department 
Free 

Call anytime to speak to a licensed therapist and get referrals 

1-888-793-4357 

  

Suicide Prevention Hotline 

1-800-273-8255 

Call anytime 

Free 

  

Help for adults in mental health crisis 
(DBH Community Response Team) 

202-673-6495 

Call anytime 

Free 

For anyone in DC 

  

Help for children in mental health crisis 

(CHAMPS) 

202-481-1440 

Call anytime 

Free 

For anyone in DC 

www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/champs/ 

  

Emotional support for teens (Mindright) 

Text “Hello” to 886-886 

Free (except for text message charges) 

For people ages 13-26 

Register and text with a mental health coach 

www.mindright.io/