If you have an active medical emergency or believe you or someone is in immediate danger, call 911 immediately and explain the nature of the emergency as calmly as possible. The following are examples of local and national organizations and facilities available to provide additional help and support.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals: 800.273.8255.
NAMI is a grassroots, self-help, support, education and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of all those affected by serious mental illness. A comprehensive, downloadable list of Northside Atlanta support services and resources is provided.
The Blue Campaign is the unified voice for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) efforts to combat human trafficking.
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat or text.