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This is a list of current resources in Arizona for many crisis situations.
You can call any of the numbers listed or click on the name to be sent directly to their website


Hours: Available 24 hours. Languages: English, Spanish. 
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Suicide crisis hotline 1-800-SUICIDE 1-800-784-2433

American Association of Poison Control Centers    1-800-222-1222

Toll-free hotline which services the entire United States. They are available for any poison-related emergencies 24/7 with a wealth of information and advice.

Arizona Adult Protective Services    1-877-767-2385

Toll-free, 24/7 hotline to report the neglect, abuse, or exploitation of a vulnerable adult (18 years of age or older). APS also offers an Online Reporting Form for your convenience.

Arizona Department of Child Safety (DCS)    1-888-SOS-CHILD 1-888-767-2445

Toll-free hotline to report abuse and/or neglect of children.

Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS)    1-602-542-1025

ADHS is located in Downtown Phoenix and provides health services including Coronavirus information to all of Arizona

Arizona Smoker’s Helpline (ASHLine)    1-800-556-6222

Toll-free helpline offering free services to help people quit tobacco with the use of quit plans, quit coaches, and more. 

EMPACT Suicide Prevention Center (Maricopa County)    1-480-784-1500

Toll-free hotline servicing Maricopa County. EMPACT is a prevention center run by and provides crisis response, counseling, psychiatry, substance abuse services, support groups, prevention services, and trauma services to both individuals and families.

Fresh Start Women’s Resource Center (Phoenix)    1-602-252-8494

A non-profit organization dedicated to helping women help themselves. Programs include Empowerment, Education, Career, Library, Self-Esteem, and Family Law Services, a Mentoring Program, and more. Visit for more information including hours.

Immunization clinics free   1-602-506-6767 Additional Clinics: 1-602-839-2289

MCDPH operates three childhood immunization clinics for children ages 0 years up to their 19th birthday. Immunizations are provided free of charge. Vaccines are also available for uninsured or underinsured adults at our clinics. Please call the clinic ahead of time to check on vaccine availability. Vaccines for foreign travel are not available at the clinics.

Mercy Maricopa Integrated Care Arizona Crisis Hotline    602-222-9444 or 1-800-631-1314

Toll-free, 24/7 hotline available to anyone in Maricopa County experiencing a mental health crisis. 

National Domestic Violence Helpline 1-800-799-7233 

AZ coalition to end sexual and domestic violence. 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline    1-800-273-8255 1-800-273-TALK

Toll-free, 24/7 hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.

Prostitution help line 1-800-551-1300

Toll-free, 24/7 hotline available to anyone trying to escape from prostitution

RI CRISIS CENTER 24/7  11361 N. 99th Avenue, Suite 402, Peoria, AZ 85345  |  Tel: 602-650-1212  |  Fax: 623-972-6173

psychiatric care assessment and consult, medication services, crisis services, peer support, court ordered eval and treatment

TB clinic free treatment  602-317-1407

The Tuberculosis Control and Prevention program provides diagnostic, treatment, and case management services for Maricopa County residents and visitors diagnosed with latent tuberculosis infection and active tuberculosis disease.

The Urgent Psychiatric Care Center (UPC) 602-416-7600 1201 S 7th Ave; Suite #150 Phoenix, AZ 85007

24/7 psychiatric care assessment and consult, medication services, crisis services, peer support, court ordered eval and treatment

Warm Line    1-602-347-1100

Unlike a hotline, a warm line is not meant to solve a crisis situation, but instead to offer mental illness support or a “listening ear” before a crisis situation arises. The line is open from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily. 

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