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|Name:||Disaster Distress Helpline|
|Description:||The Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990, is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster.
This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
Spanish-speakers can call the hotline and press “2” for 24/7 bilingual support. Spanish-speaker can also connect with a DDH conselor by texting “Hablanos” to 66746.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled Persons:||Contact for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Not Applicable|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||United States|
Community disaster service centers/hotlines
Disaster Relief Services
|This agency was last updated on August 19, 2020.|