Virginia Crisis Resources

Virginia Crisis Resources

Alma is not an emergency service. If you or someone you know is in crisis or needs immediate help, please use the list of resources below. Caring professionals are available to provide you with support and understanding.


24-hour hotlines


Organization Name

Service Type

Contact Information

Services offered: Free, 24/7 help for those who are in crisis or experiencing distress. 

Who they serve: Anyone.

For more national resources, see National Crisis Resources.

Call or text 988 to reach a live representative

CrisisLink Hotline

Offers suicide prevention, crisis intervention, information and referral hotline

Service: 24-hour crisis intervention text and hotline 

Call: 1-703-527-4077

Visit: CrisisLink Hotline

Madison House Helpline

Serving individuals residing in Charlottesville and the University of Virginia area

Service: An anonymous and free 24 hour helpline 

Call: 1-434-295-8255

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline

Provides peer-counselling for issues such as coming out issues, gender and/or sexuality identities, relationship concerns, bullying, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS anxiety, safer sex information, suicide, and more

Service: Hotline available M,T,W,Th,F 4:00 pm-12:00 Midnight; Sa 12:00 Noon-5 pm, ET

Call: 1-888-843-4564


Concern Hotline

Anonymous information, referrals, crisis intervention and suiciude prevention hotline for individuals residing in the Northern Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. 

Service: 24-hour crisis hotline



Other resources


Organization Name

Service Type

Contact Information

Child and Adolescent Mobile Crisis

Offering mental health services to children and adolescents residing in Norfolk and experiencing problematic behaviors or emotional distress

Service: Mobile crisis team

Call: 1-757-823-1630

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