Connecticut’s Mental Health Hotline Through UnitedWay of CT

Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741

The Steve Fund has created ​a special keyword, STEVE, that young people of color can text to 741741 to connect with a trained crisis counselor 24/7.


NAMI HelpLine

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1-800-950-NAMI (6264) or

The NAMI HelpLine can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 am–6 pm, ET.

HelpLine staff and volunteers are prepared to answer your questions about mental health issues including:

  • Symptoms of mental health conditions
  • Treatment options
  • Local support groups and services
  • Education programs
  • Helping family members get treatment
  • Programs to help find jobs

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255 (press 2 for Spanish)


The Trevor Project

Mental Health Resources for LGBTQ+ Youth

Trevor Lifeline: 1-866-488-7386

TrevorChat: – online instant messaging with a counselor

TrevorText: text START to 678678

TrevorSpace: – a peer to peer online community for LGBTQ+ youth

*all resources are 24/7/365

Trans Lifeline

US: 877-565-8860

Canada: 877-330-6366

*7am-1am PST / 9am-3am CST / 10am-4am EST