Disaster Distress Hotline



This is an important message from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. A disaster or tragedy often brings out strong emotions, such as anxiety, worry and anger, and people may want help in dealing with their feelings. The Disaster Distress Helpline (1-800-985-5990) provides confidential counseling, referrals, and other support, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The number again: 1-800-985-5990.

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