If you are feeling suicidal or homicidal, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.
Agora Crisis Center
1-866-HELP-1-NM (Toll Free)
A place that anyone can call when they have something to say. You don’t have to be in crisis… You can call to talk about good things, bad things, stress, anger, loneliness, or just to vent! Phones are staffed by trained volunteers from the greater Albuquerque area.
New Mexico Crisis and Access Line
1-855-NMCRISIS (Toll Free)
A statewide mental health crisis line for anyone who resides in the State of New Mexico. It is a centralized, single telephone number, answered by professional counselors 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Counselors have access to emergency workers if needed, are trained in assessing a crisis and responding with the least restrictive alternative. We do not stop at the end of the call, our clinicians refer callers to resources local to them or conduct a follow up call by the next business day to check in.
New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
1-888-883-8020 (Toll Free)
The New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, a private, non-profit organization, was created and continues to exist to provide appropriate services to victims of sexual abuse.
Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico
Provides 24-hour support, advocacy, crisis intervention, resources, referrals to anyone affected by sexual violence as well as accompaniment to area hospitals. Crisis Services responds to approximately 2000 calls to the hotline per year and 600 hospital exams per year. Staff also provide court support, legal information, and other advocacy services for survivors.
Veterans Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255 (Toll Free)
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-7233 (Toll Free)
Our phone and chat services are available to anyone who has been affected by relationship abuse, including those who are currently in abusive relationships, those who are working to heal, friends or family of victims and survivors and anyone in the community who has questions about domestic violence. We have the ability to provide phone services in more than 200 languages.
1-800-222-1222 (Toll Free)
You may call this number 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to talk to a poison expert. Call right away if you have a poison emergency! Also call if you have a question about a poison or about poison prevention.
Adult Protective Services
1-866-654-3219 (Toll Free)
If you suspect that an adult is being abused, neglected, or exploited call Adult Protective Services.
Children, Youth and Families
1-800-797-3260 (Toll Free)
Protects abused and neglected children, rehabilitates delinquent and incarcerated youth and provides child care subsidies, promotes and supports quality child care and administers statewide domestic violence programs.
Hepatitis C & Buprenorphine Helpline
1-888-DOH-HEPC (Toll Free)
A Health Educator trained in harm reduction is available to answer questions and concerns about viral hepatitis risks, prevention, testing and treatment. Referrals to providers participating in UNMHSC’s Project ECHO throughout the state may be made for medical evaluation. The same staff member may educate callers about treatment options for opiate addiction with methadone and Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone), including referrals to DOH facilities or offices in Albuquerque and in Las Cruces.
Narcan/Naloxone Opiate Overdose Prevention Helpline
1-855-DOH-NOOD (Toll Free)
You may talk with a Disease Prevention Specialist about obtaining training in using an overdose reversal kit when someone is in respiratory distress/depression due to heroin or prescription painkillers. Referrals to local public health offices where Narcan is dispensed at no cost are offered.
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
First responders can call this dispatch number 24/7/365 to get in touch with the emergency medical services critical stress team who can offer critical incident stress debriefing and counseling services.