Crisis Resources

For Emergency Response, Call 911

  • If you or someone you know is a danger to themselves or others, please call 911. Many law enforcement agencies have officers who have been trained to respond to persons who may be experiencing a mental health related crisis.

Mental Health & Crisis Resources

Mental Health Authority

  • If you or someone you know are faced with a mental health crisis, please call the crisis hotline for the Local Mental Health Authority for your county.
    • Rockwall and Hunt County - 866-260-8000 - North Texas Behavioral Health Authority
    • Collin County - 877-422-5939 - LifePath Systems
  • See the full list of Texas mental health crisis hotlines (By county)

Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

  • This 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Your call is routed to the nearest crisis center in the national network of 150+ crisis centers.
  • Dial: 988
  • Visit online: 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Crisis Text Line

  • The Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, 24/7 free of charge.  A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly from their online secure platform.
  • Text HOME to 741741.

Texas Health & Human Services

  • Dial 211 to be connected to Mental Health & Substance Abuse services in your area. 
  • You may also visit 211 online.

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health)

  • NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
  • Call, (800) 950-NAMI (6264) 
    • The Information HelpLine can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m., EST
  • Visit NAMI Online

Veteran's Crisis Line

  • Connect with the Veteran’s Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.
  • Call (800) 273-8255  and press 1
  • Text 838255
  • Chat online