Available to the community, the Neshamos Resource Helpline is a confidential, free service that provides information, referrals and support for individuals facing mental and/or substance use disorders, their families, and caring community members.
The Neshamos Helpline can be reached any time by leaving a message on our answering machine. Calls are fielded and directed to a responsive team of professionals, who will respond within 72 hours. If you are facing an immediate crisis, please call emergency services at 911.
Callers can find out more about addiction, get referrals to local vetted professionals, support groups, and community-based organizations, as well as local treatment facilities.
Take that first step now and call 646-580-9842.
The following hotline numbers are presented here as additional resources:
Crisis and resource line staffed by counselors to provide information about a variety of issues, including chemical dependency.
General hotline for adolescents, teens and their families. Assistance with any kind of problem – including alcohol and drug abuse. Covenant House specializes in homeless and runaway youth.
NCADD’s HOPE LINE directs callers to numerous affiliate programs around the country to assist, at a local level, with substance abuse issues,
National agency dedicated to prevention of drug abuse, and treatment of existing drug problems. Round the clock help in finding local drug treatment centers.
1 (800) 662-HELP (4357)
1 (800) 487-4889 (TDD) for hearing impaired.
Confidential information service for individuals and family members faced with substance abuse disorders and/or mental health issues. Information available in English and Spanish.
Not just a suicide hotline. Offers help with issues of drug and alcohol abuse
Not a crisis line, but provides information to parents about adolescent and teen drug abuse, prevention and treatment. Website: drugfree.org.