The Samaritans of New York Crisis Hotline
Region
New York City
Service Provider
The Samaritans of New York
Can This Service Be Accessed Virtually / Remotely?
Yes
Service Description
With the goal of helping people in distress and preventing suicide, Samaritans free, confidential, 24-hour emotional support and crisis response hotline service is available on an immediate and ongoing basis to help people who are dealing with every kind of problem, illness, trauma or loss as they try to cope with their difficulties. The hotline provides those in crisis (as well as the people who care for them) with a 24-hour safety net that can be used to fill-in service gaps, bridge between appointments and act as a source of ongoing emotional maintenance for those with chronic emotional issues.
Insurance
No insurance needed
Always Free?
Yes
Service Focus
Various Concerns
Age Groups Served
Adults, Seniors / Older Adults, Young Adults, Adolescents / Teens, Children
Specialized Services for Gender Groups
No specialized services
Racial / Ethnic Groups Served
No specialized services
Specialized Services for LGBTQ+
No specialized services
Special Groups Served
Not applicable
Language
English
Access
Currently Unknown
Waitlist?
No wait / Can access immediately
Eligible States
New York
Hotline Phone Number
212-673-3000
Service Provided By
Trained Volunteer
24/7 Availability?
Yes
Date Last Updated
11/24/21