If In Crisis
Need Immediate Help In An Emergency?
Dial “988” to reach trained crisis counselors who can help in a mental health, substance use or suicide crisis. If you or a loved one is in immediate danger calling 911 and talking the police may be necessary. It is important to notify the operator that it is a psychiatric emergency and ask for police officers trained in crisis intervention or trained to assist people experiencing a psychiatric emergency.
NAMI Lowcountry cannot provide clinical or medical advice or recommend a specific provider. We have listed resources below which are available to you.
Text NAMI to 741-741
Find Help in a Crisis! Connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.
Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
24/7 free, confidential crisis line that connects individuals in crisis with trained counselors across the United States. People do not have to be suicidal to call – reasons to call include: substance abuse, economic worries, relationships, sexual identity, illness, getting over abuse, depression mental and physical illness, and loneliness.
The NAMI HelpLine can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.–10 p.m., ET. The NAMI HelpLine is a free, nationwide peer-support service providing information, resource referrals, and support to people living with a mental health condition, their family members and caregivers, mental health providers, and the public.