Suicide/Mental Health Crisis: Emergency Numbers

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

  • TTY Accessible 1-800-799-4TTY
  • Spanish/Español 1-888-628-9454
  • Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255, Press 1

HOPELINE Crisis Text Line: Text the word “Hopeline” to 741741

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ): 1-866-488-7386

TrevorText: Text “START” to 678678.  Monday - Friday 2pm–9pm CT

Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860  Hours of operation 9am-3am CST
Peer support hotline is run by and for people who are trans

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division

  • Psychiatric Crisis Service/Admissions 414-257-7260
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Mobile Team (adult) 414-257-7222
  • Milwaukee County Children’s Mobile Crisis  414-257-7621                                 

Waukesha County Crisis Line:  262-547-3388

Ozaukee County Crisis Line - COPE Hotline: 1-262-377-2673

Racine County Crisis Line: 262-638-6741

Kenosha County Crisis Line: 262-657-7188

 

For Youth

HOPELINE Crisis Text Line: Text the word “Hopeline” to 741741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ): 1-866-488-7386

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division Youth Services

  • Children's Mobile Crisis line  (414) 257-7621
  • Resource & Referral Line: (414) 257-7607    

Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860  Hours of operation 9am-3am CST
Peer support hotline is run by and for people who are trans

(Milwaukee) Teen Crisis Line-Walker’s Point Family/Youth Center: 414-647-8200

(Milwaukee) Pathfinders Crisis Line and Youth Shelter: 414-271-1560

 

For Veterans

Veterans Crisis Line:  800-273-8255, Press 1

 

  • To chat with a Veterans Crisis Line responder, send a text message to 838255,
  • or to chat with a Veterans Crisis Line responder online, click here.

 

(Milwaukee) Zablocki VA Medical Center: 1-888-469-6614 Ext. 45760

  • Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic-for urgent mental health services on a walk in basis
  • (After hours, weekends and holidays)
    VA Medical Center Emergency Room-1-888-469-6614 Ext. 41885
    RN Helpline 1-888-469-6614

 

Substance Use/Abuse

Substance Use - SAMHSA National Helpline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

 

Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence

(Milwaukee) Sexual Assault Treatment Center Crisis Line (Aurora Sinai in Milwaukee) 414-219-5555

National Sexual Assault Hotline (RAINN): 1-800-656-4673

(Milwaukee) Sojourner Family Peace Center Domestic Violence Hotline: 414-933-2722

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233

Milwaukee Health Department Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Resources

 

Behavioral Health Hospitalization
Milwaukee Area Hospitals

Ascension Columbia St Mary’s (Milwaukee and Mequon): 800-457-6004

Aurora Psychiatric Hospital (Wauwatosa): 414-454-6600

Aurora St. Luke’s South Shore Behavioral Medicine (Cudahy): 414-489-4919

Froedert Menomonee Falls Hospital (Menomonee Falls): 262-251-1000

Milwaukee County Psychiatric Crisis Service/Admissions: 414-257-7260

ProHealth Waukesha Memorial Hospital (Waukesha): 262-928-4036

Rogers Behavioral Health (Brown Deer, Oconomowoc and West Allis): 800-767-4411

 

Crisis Resource Centers

Crisis Resource Centers are a 24/7 community based alternative to an emergency room or inpatient hospitalization.

  • North Side- Crisis Resource Center5409 W Villard Ave.: 414-539-4024
  • South Side-Crisis Resource Center2057 S 14th St.: 414-643-8778