St. Louis Area Crisis Resources

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    Parenting


    Health Insurance

    • Connecting Kids to Coverage 314-256-8779 or 314-256-8753
    • CareSTL Health Facilities Available for Families
      The Husky Health Center (located in the north wing of Hoech Middle School) will be closed while the district is closed. However CareSTL Health’s main facilities will remain open.  Regardless of insurance status, anyone is welcomed to access health services. Please be sure to bring with you to facility some sort of identification (school i.d., passport, driver's license, etc.). Click here for a list of locations:  https://carestlhealth.org/locations/


    Mental Health

    • suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
      National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK (8255)
      800-SUICIDE: 800-784-2433
    • Provident/Life Crisis Suicide Hotline: 314-647-4357
    • BEHAVIORAL HEALTH RESPONSE
      bhrstl.org
      24-hour Mental Health Crisis Line: 314-469-6644 or 800-811-4760
    • YOUTH IN NEED will be contacting clients (school based) to provide telehealth counseling/services


    Domestic Violence

    • ALIVE: 314-993-2777, will be offering phone sessions and crisis line is operational and online chat via their website at alivestl.org
    • Safe Connections: 314-531-2003
    • Women’s Safe House: 314-772-8952


    Child Abuse

    • To report suspected child abuse in Missouri or Illinois contact:
      ​Missouri Toll-Free: 800-392-3738
      Local (toll): 573-751-3448
      Illinois Toll-Free: 800-252-2873
      Local (toll): 217-785-4020
      Missouri Dept. of Social Services:
      dss.mo.gov/


    Substance Abuse


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