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Program Detail

DISASTER DISTRESS HELPLINE

Manchester, NH 03102

DISASTER SERVICES

SERVICE PHONE:(800) 985-5990 Toll Free

HOW TO APPLY:Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746
People who are Deaf can use their preferred relay service to call 1-800-985-5990

FEES:No fee

ELIGIBILITY:No restriction

HOURS:24/7

DOCUMENTS:N/A

SERVICE DESCRIPTION:Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. This hotline connects callers with a trained counselor who can provide: crisis counseling, coping tips, local referrals for more care and support, and tips on how to recognize distress and its effects on individuals and families.
***Staff members provide counseling and support before, during, and after disasters and refer people to local disaster-related resources for follow-up care and support.

AREA SERVED:NH

SERVICES:

  • Post Disaster Crisis Hotlines

SITE HOURS:24/7

SERVICE SUMMARY:The Disaster Distress Helpline is a national hotline dedicated to providing year-round 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.

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