First Responder Crisis Supports


Connect with a trained crisis counselor via the Emergency Responder Crisis Text Line. This free, confidential service is available 24/7 for all emergency responders.

Reach out by texting "BADGE" to 741741

If you prefer to speak with a crisis counselor, there are several options including:

Safe Call Now: 1-877-230-6060 This confidential, comprehensive, 24-hour crisis referral service is for all public safety employees, all emergency services personnel and their family members nationwide.

Fire/EMS Helpine: 1-888-731-FIRE (3473) Confidential and 24-hour, the Fire/EMS Helpline was created for first responders by members of the fire service. This program is specifically designed to meet the unique needs of firefighters, EMTs, rescue personnel and their families.

Copline: 1-800-267-5463 This resource is a confidential, 24-hour law enforcement officer hotline manned by retired law enforcement officers trained in active listening.

Lock2Live: This tool can help you make decisions about temporarily reducing access to potentially dangerous things, like firearms, medicines, sharp objects, or other household items.