Sources for Help and Guidance
Washington Recovery Helpline: The Washington Recovery Help Line is an anonymous and confidential help line that provides crisis intervention and referral services.The Recovery Help Line is operated 24-hours a day by professionally trained volunteers and staff available to provide emotional support and offer local treatment resources for substance abuse, problem gambling, mental health challenges, and other community services.
Crisis Connections: Crisis Connections, formerly known as Crisis Clinic, is one of the oldest Crisis Lines in the nation, and home to five programs focused on serving the emotional and physical needs of individuals across Washington State. These programs include the 24-Hour Crisis Line, King County 2-1-1, Teen Link, WA Recovery Help Line and WA Warm Line. With over 400 trained volunteers and experienced staff, they provide support, resources and certified training for King County and other communities statewide.
NAMI Seattle: NAMI Seattle offers peer-led support groups, classes, and mental health education presentations, in addition to a local Helpline for guidance about mental health resources in the area.
NA & AA Meetings by Phone: Many 12-Step meetings have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 virus. This is a PDF of information regarding recovery support that you can access online.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
SAMHSA National Behavioral Health Treatment Locator: A confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. Territories for substance use/addiction and/or mental health problems.
Behavioral Health Resources in the Time of COVID: An online list of resources for those affected by COVID-19.