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Mental Health and Wellness: Crisis Resources

Provides information for students about the library collection materials on the topics of mental health and wellness, resources available at Clark, resources available online and support for when in crisis. Resources for faculty included.

You are not alone. Help is available.

The crisis resources below are for crisis support. Call immediately if you The silhouette of an individual coming out of a clock.need to talk to someone right away. People are waiting to help you. 


Information on what to do in a crisis...

Help Lines

Crisis Text Line: Website address is

  • Text from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
  • Text HOME to 741741

Hopeline: Website address is

  • Text HOPELINE to 741741
  • A live, trained specialist receives the text and responds quickly.​​​​

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • Phone is 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • En Español: 1-888-628-9454
  • This is a hotline that is available 24 hours a day. Phone calls are transferred to trained counselors in more than 130 sites nationwide. Calls are free and confidential. 
  • Live Chat: To connect go to, bottom of webpage or upper right corner.

Racial Equity Support Line: Website is 

  • Lines for Life crisis line staffed by BIPOC counselors.
  • Crisis Line for Racial Equity Support Call: 503-575-3764

The Trevor Project: Website address is

  • This a suicide prevention help line that is free and confidential 24 hours a day to help gay and questioning youth.
  • Call: 1-866-488-7386 or text the word "Trevor" to 1-202-304-1200

Trans Lifeline: Website address is

  • Hotline staffed by Trans peers.
  • Phone: 1-877-565-8860

Veterans Crisis Line     


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