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Do you need help now? Here are some great resources that can help you:

Crisis Services 24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 716-834-3131

Spectrum CARES Team helps families and children in crisis: 716-882-4357

24-Hour Addiction Hotline: 716-831-7007

Erie County Warmline Call: 716-248-2941 or Text to: 716-392-2221  Open daily from 4pm - 11pm, free for all callers.
Confidential peer-provided phone and text lines for people who are having difficulty coping with life experiences.  Please note, this service is for non-crisis calls.  If you are in crisis, please contact the Crisis Hotline: 716-834-3131.

211 WNY is a free and confidential link to health and human services that you can access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days per year. You can find available community resources for many health, social, mental health, substance use and developmental disability services by calling 2-1-1 or accessing their website at The website is searchable by service and location.