Get Help Now

You can get through this.

If you are in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of support, know that you are not alone. Long Island Crisis Center’s highly-trained counselors are standing by, ready to listen — any problem, any time, anyone.

There are three ways to connect with a counselor now:

Call our 24/7 hotline at (516) 679-1111
Message from your smartphone or tablet.
Chat online from any computer.

 24/7 Hotlines

A caring voice, a helping hand.  Long Island Crisis Center’s telephone counselors are highly trained and always ready to assist, any time of day or night.

callnowMiddle Earth Hotline: (516) 679-1111

Runaway Hotline: (516) 679-1111

Children of Hope: 1 (877) 796-HOPE (4673)

Huntington Hotline: (631) 549-8700

National Hopeline Network/ Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

1 (800) 273-TALK/1 (800) SUICIDE

LIRR Suicide Prevention: 1 (877) 582-5586

Mental Health Substance Abuse Helpline: (516) 227-TALK (8255)

Stability at Home Hotline: (516) 679-0000


Online and Mobile Chat Counseling


Speak to a counselor from any computer, tablet or smart phone!  Free live online and mobile counseling is available 7 days a week, from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM.  This service is for Long Island residents only.