TXT 4 HELP is a nationwide, 24-hour text-for-support service for teens in crisis.
If you’re in trouble or need help, text “safe” and your current location (address/city/state) to 69866.
How it works:
Text the word “safe” and your current location (city/state/zip) to 69866.
Within seconds, you will receive a message with the the closest Safe Place location and contact number for the local youth shelter. You will then have the option to text interactively with a mental health professional for more help. It’s quick, confidential and safe.
TXT 4 HELP is available nationwide.