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National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
INFOFAX allows you to select from a list of drugs and obtain a one-page summary instantly; page entitled “Understanding Abuse/Addiction” provides information about health effects of specific drugs.

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)
An agency of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

ALIVE-Alternatives to Living In Violent Environments
Resource for women being abused

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Dangers of Alcohol Abuse in the Elderly

Meeting Guide (IOS)

Crisis Numbers/Hotlines


988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. Signed into law in 2020, the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act authorized 988 as the new three-digit number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

Life Crisis Services: 314-647-HELP (4357). The Life Crisis Services (Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri) team is available 24/7. Mental health experts listen in a caring, nonjudgmental way, and help callers with the next steps toward overcoming personal challenges.

Behavioral Health Response: (local) 314-469-6644; (toll free) 1-800-811-4760. Operates 24/7. BHR, a nonprofit corporation comprised of trained clinicians and professionals, has provided mental health services and counseling for over 28 years.

Veterans Crisis Line: 988, (Press 1). The Veterans Crisis Line is free and confidential. When you call, chat, or text, a qualified responder will listen and help. You decide how much information to share. Support doesn’t end with your conversation. Our responders can connect you with the resources you need.

Crisis Text Line: Send a text message to “741741.” Live, trained crisis counselors available 24/7 via text.

LGBTQ Youth Suicide Hotline: 1-866-4-U-TREVOR (488-7386). Serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth in crisis. The Trevor Project’s mission is to end suicide among LGBTQ young people.

Crisis Nursery Help Line: 314-768-3201 (St. Louis); 636-947-0600 (St. Charles). Free short-term, safe care for children, birth through age 12, whose families face an emergency caused by illness, homelessness, domestic violence or overwhelming parental stress.

Youth In Need: 636-946-5600 (for immediate crisis intervention, 314-819-8802). Emergency residential center for children and teens, ages 10-18, who are in crisis.

Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Response Team: 314-531-SAFE (7273). 24/7, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.

The Women’s Safe House: 314-772-4535. Offers shelter and resources for women and children impacted by domestic violence.

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233

Hours: 24/7. Languages: English, Spanish and 200+ through interpretation service.