Mental Health Resources

24/7 Urgent Crisis Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK (800-273-8255)

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 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255 - Press 1

The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, anonymous, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.  You will be connected with a caring, qualified VA responder; available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

DuPage County Crisis Line: 630-627-1700

Countywide phone line for DuPage residents staffed by local counselors available to respond and provide support for those experiencing a mental health crisis.

Crisis Text Line: Text REACH to 741741

Crisis Text Line is available for any crisis, 24/7.   A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds from a secure online platform.  The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment.



Other Mental Health Assistance

NAMI DuPage: 630-752-0066 or namidupage.org

NAMI DuPage builds a path to recovery for people living with a mental illness by providing free and low cost education, counseling and support for individuals and their families, delivered by peers with lived experience. Located in Wheaton.

Illinois Helpline for Opioids & Other Substances: 833-234-6343 or helplineil.org

Web and phone resource available to support individuals with substance use disorders and their families to find local treatment and recovery services. Available 24/7, with staff available to speak in Spanish and interpretation services in any language.

Illinois Warm Line: 866-359-7953

If you or one of you family members has mental health and/or substance use challenges and would like to receive support by phone, call the Illinois Warm Line at 866-359-7953. Wellness Support Specialists are professionals who have experienced mental health and/or substance use recovery in their own lives. They are trained in recovery support, mentoring, and advocacy and are ready to listen and support you. The Warm Line is not a crisis hotline, but is a source of support as you recover or help a family member to recover. Available Monday – Saturday, 8:00am – 8:00pm CT.