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Health And Wellness Resources: Home

Information on where to go for health and wellness concerns.

Crisis Hotline

Immediate Medical Assistance: 911

Domestic Violence

Hotlines

City of Chicago Domestic Violence Helpline: 877-863-6338

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-SAFE (7233)

Domestic Violence Advocates: (312) 603-6945

CARPLS (Legal referral service agency): (312) 738-9200

LGBTQ Resources

Hotlines:

Center on Halsted 24-Hour Crisis Line: 773.871.CARE

The Trevor (Gay/Lesbian Youth) Helpline (24/7): 866-4-U-TREVOR

Gay and Lesbian National Hotline: 888-THE-GLNH

LYRIC Youth Talkline (Gay/Lesbian Peer Support Line): 800-96-YOUTH

Illness/Diseases

Hotlines:

American Heart Association: 800-AHA-USA-1

Cancer Information Service: 800-4-CANCER

Poison Control Center (24/7): 800-222-1222

Suicide and Depression

Hotlines: 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK (8255)

National Hopeline Network: 800-SUICIDE

Mental Health (General)

Hotlines: 

CDC Mental Health Information Center: 800-789-2647

National Mental Health Association Resource Center: 800-969-NMHA

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Information Helpline: 800-950-NAMI

Rape/Sexual Violence

Hotlines:

Rape Crisis Hotline (24/7):  888-293-2080 (Chicago)​

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network: 800-656-HOPE (4673)

Eating Disorders

Hotlines

National Eating Disorders Association Live Helpline: 1-800-931-2237

HIV/AIDS/STDs

Hotlines:

National HIV/AIDS Hotline (24/7): 80-342-AIDS

National STD Health Issues Hotline (24/7): 800-227-8922

Women's Health

Hotlines:

National Women’s Health Information Center: 800-994-WOMAN

Databases

Magazines