Emergency Services



Texas Panhandle Centers Crisis Hotline - (806) 359-6699

Texas Panhandle Centers provide support and assistance to individuals in crisis throughout the Panhandle region.

2-1-1 Texas

So many things in life can leave a person in crisis: the aftermath of a storm, the loss of a job, abuse at home, mental health struggles, bills higher than earnings. Perhaps you need help feeding your family or treating a medical condition. 2-1-1 Texas provides the resources and support you need to get back on your feet. It’s free and confidential.

Family Support Services of Amarillo - (806) 374-5433

Family Support Services of Amarillo provides assistance to victims of sexual assault, family violence and human trafficking in Amarillo, Texas and surrounding areas of the Texas Panhandle. All calls are free and confidential.

National Hotlines

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

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a network of local crisis centers that are available 24/7 to provide support for youth and adults who are in any kind of emotional crisis.

  • Spanish Language: 1-866-628-9454
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889
  • Veterans: 1-800-273-8255
  • Disaster Distress: 1-800-985-5990

Anyone can also use their online chat feature

The Trevor Project - 1-866-488-7386

The Trevor Project is a 24/7 crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline for LGBTQ youth.

Youth can also text "Trevor" to 1-202-304-1200 for support, or use the online chat feature on the Trevor Project's website.

TrevorText is available Monday-Friday between 3PM to10PM. TrevorChat is available seven days a week between 3PM to 10PM.

Runaway Youth - National Runaway Safeline: 1-800-786-2929

The National Runaway Safeline helps youth who have run away, are thinking about running away, or who already ran away but are ready to come home. Parents and guardians can also contact the hotline if they are worried about their child running away or if their child has already left home.

The hotline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Youth, parents, and guardians can also use the online chat feature on the Runaway Safeline's website to ask for help and get support, or can send a text to 66008.

Transgender Hotline - Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860

Trans Lifeline is a free crisis hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people. The hotline operates every day from 10:00 AM

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7 support and information via a medium people already use and trust: text. Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime, about any type of crisis. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from our secure online platform.