Chat online with a trained staff member who can provide you confidential crisis support.
Your privacy and safety are crucial. Please make sure you are in a safe place and that you are using a secure device and Internet connection. Please note that while we have taken numerous measures to keep your communications safe while using our site, no Internet transmission is 100% secure.Learn More
During your session, we will not ask for information that would identify you (such as your name or address) and we will not record the chat. However, if you disclose your name and location and are under 18 or if we fear that you are in danger of committing suicide (or otherwise as required by law), we may have to provide information you have given us to the appropriate authorities.
Whether you’re looking for support, information, advice, or a referral, our trained support specialists are ready to help.Learn More
Call the National Sexual Assault Hotline to talk to a trained staff member from your local sexual assault service provider.800.656.HOPE (4673)
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