Mental Health & Crisis

Child Protective Services (CPS) 

To report child abuse and neglect, please call:1-866-ENDHARM (1-866-363-4276)

Crisis Text Line:  
Text CONNECT to 741741
from anywhere in the USA, anytime,
about any type of crisis

Pierce County Crisis Line (24-hours)


Oasis Youth Center (LGBTQ, all ages)

  • Oasis Youth Center changes the lives of LGBTQ+ youth by establishing a secure environment for learning, bonding, and flourishing.
  • Oasis aspires to a world where LGBTQ+ youth are esteemed in the community as resilient, imaginative leaders.
  • It operates as a collaboration between young individuals and adults, fostering shared education, growth, and collective action.

Please call: 253-671-2838
2215 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA, 98402


Poison Control 
Professional guidance and aid over the phone in the event of exposure to poisonous, dangerous, or toxic substances. All calls are kept confidential.
Please call: 1-800-222-1222


Rebuilding HOPE Sexual Assault Center 
The Sexual Assault Center for Pierce County provides support aimed at facilitating healing through advocacy and therapy for individuals impacted by sexual assault and abuse.
Please call our 24-hour Crisis, Information and Referral line if you or someone you care about is a victim of sexual assault or abuse: 253-474-7273
101 East 26th St. Suite 200, Tacoma, WA 98421

Ayuda En Español Lifeline 
Todos podemos ayudar a prevenir el suicidio. 988 Lifeline brinda apoyo gratuito y confidencial las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana para personas que están pasando por momentos difíciles.
Línea 988 de Prevención del Suicidio y Crisis

Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

  • The 988 Lifeline is a nationwide network of community crisis centers.
  • It offers free and confidential emotional assistance to individuals experiencing suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24-hours, seven days a week, within the United States.

Please call: 988
988 Chat


Washington Teen Link
Our teenage volunteers receive training to lend a compassionate ear and discuss any topics that may be bothering you – whether it's:

  • Bullying
  • Drug and alcohol worries
  • Relationship matters
  • Stress
  • Depression
  • Any other challenges you're encountering.

Remember, there's no issue too significant or too minor to discuss with us! Your calls and chats are held in strict confidence.
Teen Link is a program of Crisis Connections for youth in Washington state.
Please call: 866.833.6546 (6-10pm)
After Hours: 866.789.1511
Teen Link Flyer


Trans Life Line* (LGBTQ, all ages)

  • The Trans Lifeline Hotline is a phone service staffed by fellow trans individuals, providing peer support for our trans and questioning peers.
  • Don't hesitate to reach out, whether you need to chat with someone who understands your experiences, even if you're not facing a crisis or if you're uncertain about your gender identity.

Please call: 1-877-565-8860
The Hotline is operating 24/7. It may take longer to connect when call volumes are high—please try calling again.


The Trevor Project (LGBTQ, Ages 13-25)
Providing information & support to LGBTQ young people 24/7, all year round.
We’re here for you!

  • If you're contemplating self-harm, seek immediate assistance.
  • You can connect with a crisis counselor, confidentially and at no cost, 24/7, 365 days a year, from anywhere in the United States.

Chat With Us
Call Us: 1-866-488-7386
Text Us: 678-678


YWCA Domestic Violence Shelter/Crisis Line 

If you need immediate help with a domestic violence related situation, please contact our 24/7 hotline at 253-383-2593

Upcoming Mental Health Events

May 9 | 3:00-4:30pm
Mental Health Mythbusters: A Conversation About Suicide
Register here

May 13 | 3:00pm
Community Conversation: Where to Go: Behavioral Health Navigation in Pierce County Q&A
Register here

May 22 | 9:00-11:30am
Youth Behavioral Health Networking Breakfast
Learn more here

May 23 | 3:00-4:30pm
Reinvent Recovery: Hope for a healthier tomorrow through harm reduction 
Register here

May 29 | 3:00pm
Community Conversation: Navigating a Youth Behavioral Health Crisis
Register here

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