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.

Here 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

Town Of Hempstead Senior Helpline: (516) 679-0000

Runaway Hotline: (516) 679-1111

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

Huntington Hotline: (631) 549-8700

988 Suicide and Crisis Hotline:

LIRR Suicide Hotline: 1 (877) 582-5586

Nassau County Behavioral Health Helpline: (516) 227-TALK (8255)

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 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM.  This service is for Long Island residents only.