Sometimes Asking for help is the bravest move you can make.

Sometimes our circumstances require specialized help. Below is a list of local and national resources staffed with trained and compassionate professionals. Never hesitate to ask for help.
Mobile Crisis, Tennessee

Mobile Crisis

(855) 274-7471 // Emergency mental health evaluations and referrals.
Knoxville Family Justice Center

Family Justice Center

(865) 521-6336 // Comprehensive support for ending family violence.
Suicide Prevention Hotline


Text or Call 988 // 988 is now active across the United States for calling or texting. This new, shorter phone number is easier to remember and access mental health crisis services. (Note: the previous 1-800-273-TALK (8255) number will continue to function indefinitely.)

Metro Drug Coalition Knoxville


(865) 588-5550 // The Knoxville Metro Drug Coalition (MDC) strives to increase access to evidence-based prevention education, harm reduction programs and recovery support services for anyone desiring to maintain or seek a life free from substance misuse.
Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous

(865) 522-9667 // Support for those struggling with problem drinking.
Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

(818) 773-9999 // Support for individuals struggling with substance use.
Sexual Assault Center of East Tennessee

Sexual Assault Center of East Tennessee

(865) 522-7273 // Services for victims and survivors of sexual violence.
National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Domestic Violence Hotline

(800) 799-7233 // Services for victims of domestic assault.
Tennessee 211

Tennessee 2-1-1

211 // Searchable database of health and human services.