Toll-Free Crisis Hotline Numbers

Crisis Type Who to Call Hotline Hours Who They Help
Child Abuse Childhelp USA
(IOF Foresters Child Abuse Hotline)
800 4-A-CHILD
(800 422-4453)
24 hrs.
7 days
child abuse victims, offenders, parents
Youth Crisis Hotline
(Youth Development International)
800
HIT-HOME
(800
448-4663)
24 hrs.
7 days
individuals reporting child abuse
Family Violence National Domestic Violence Hotline 800
799-SAFE
(800
799-7233)
24 hrs.
7 days
children, parents, friends, offenders
Missing/
Abducted Children
Child Quest International Sighting Line 800
248-8020
24 hrs.
7 days
individuals with missing child emergencies and/or sighting information
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 800
843-5678
24 hrs.
7 days
parents, law enforcement
Child Find of America 800
I-AM-LOST
(800
426-5678)
9-5 EST, M-F; 24 hr answering machine Parents reporting lost or abducted children
Child Find of America - Mediation 800
A-WAY-OUT
(800
292-9688)
9-5 EST, M-F; 24 hr answering machine parents (abduction, child custody)
Operation Lookout
National Center for Missing Youth
800
782-SEEK
(800
782-7335
9-6 PST, M-F individuals with missing child emergencies and/or sighting information
Rape/
Incest
Rape Abuse and Inces National Network (RAINN) 800
656-HOPE
(800
656-4673)
24 hrs, 7 days rape and incest victims
Relief for Caregivers National Respite Locator Service 800
7-RELIEF
(800
773-5433)
8:30-5:00 EST, M-F parents and professionals caring for children with disabilities, or terminal illness, or at risk of child abuse or neglect
Youth in Trouble/
Runaways
Covenant House Hotline 800
999-9999
24 hrs, 7 days problem teens and runaways family members
National Referral Network for Kids in Crisis 800
KID-SAVE
(800
543-7283)
24 hrs, 7 days professionals, parents, adolescents
National Runaway Switchboard (NRS) 800
621-4000
24 hrs, 7 days adolescents, families
Youth Crisis Hotline
(Youth Developmental Internation)
800
HIT-HOME
(800
448-4663)
24 hrs, 7 days individuals wishing to obtain help for runaways
National Youth Crisis Home 800
442-HOPE
(800
442-4673)
24 hrs, 7 days any youth in crisis
Boys Town 800
448-3000
24 hrs, 7 days troubled children, parents, family members
Victims of Violent Crimes National Victim Center 800
FYI-CALL
(800
394-2255)
8:30-5:30 EST, M-F all victims of violent crimes

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