The following Hotlines are provided as a quick access for those in need. If you are fearful of violence, have already experienced violence, or just need to speak with someone who can help, call one of the following…

Lubbock Victim Assistance Services

Phone: 806-763-3131

   LVAS provides help for victims of violent acts/crimes.

Crisis Text Line

Text to 741741

Taking things in a different direction, the Crisis Text Line offers help via text message to anyone facing difficulties such suicidal thoughts, bullying, emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, depression, self-harm, and more.


1-855-4-VICTIM (1-855-484-2846)

A National Hotline for Victims of Crime.

 Office for Victims of Crime, Directory of Crime Victim Services

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (8255)  [Call 24/7]
1-888-628-9454 (Spanish)
1-800-799-4889 (TTY)

The National Suicide Prevention lifeline has been in operation for decades, saving untold lives since, perhaps even yours. Won’t you give them a call?

Battered Women’s Justice Project

800-903-0111 x 1

Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Country Child Abuse Hotline


Childhelp USA National Hotline

800-4-A-CHILD (800-422-4453)

Disaster Distress Helpline


Mothers Against Drunk Driving

877-MADD-HELP (877-623-3435)

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children/TDD Hotline


National Crime Victim Bar Association

844-LAW-HELP (844-529-4357)

National Crime Victim Law Institute Referral Line


National Human Trafficking Hotline


National Criminal Justice Reference Service

301-240-6310 TTY Hotline (hearing impaired)

National Domestic Violence Hotline

800-787-3224 – TTY (for hearing impaired)

National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children

888-818-POMC (888-818-7662)

National Organization for Victim Assistance

800-TRY-NOVA (800-879-6682)

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

800-537-2238 x 5
800-553-2508 TTY Hotline (hearing impaired)

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

866-331-8453 – TTY (for hearing impaired)

National Runaway Safeline

800-RUNAWAY (800-786-2929)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)

800-656-HOPE (800-656-4613)

StrongHearts Native Helpline (domestic violence support for Native Americans)

844-7NATIVE (844-762-8483)

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

877-SAMHSA-7 (877-726-4727)

800-487-4889 TTD Hotline
800-662-HELP (800-662-4357) Español


855-4-VICTIM (855-484-2846)

(live anonymous support for crime victims)


Lifeline Crisis Chat


National Sexual Assault Online Hotline English

National Runaway Safeline Chat

U.S. Department of Justice Elder Abuse Initiative


If you know of a resource/hotline/chatline not listed here which we should add to help those in need, please get in touch with us at 806-763-3131.