Emergency and Crisis Services

Emergency and crisis hotlines are an important recourse for people who are experiencing acute mental health challenges. These services are anonymous and can provide you with life saving measures. If you are in any type of crisis, especially if you are having thoughts of harming yourself or someone else, please call one of the following crisis lines for immediate help:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24 hour-toll free CRISIS LINE (800) 273-TALK

Advocate/Illinois Masonic Behavior Health

24 hour-toll free CRISIS LINE (773) 769-6200

Domestic Violence Hotline

24 hour-toll free (877) 863-6338 and (877) 863-6339

TDD Sexual Assault Hotline

24 hour-toll free (888) 293-2080

Crisis Center North Suburban Communities

(847) 967-9740