New Orleans

Don’t give up. You are not alone.

On this page, we have listed several resources in this community which are there to care for you. This list is not exhaustive, but it can serve as a bridge to help. It was collected in honor of your story and the stories of people around you. We encourage you to remember your journey is unique—and that every step forward is worth it.

Local

Cope Crisis Line
(504) 269-COPE
Provides free, confidential crisis counseling, suicide prevention, and information and referral services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

National

Crisis Text Line
Text TWLOHA to 741-741
A trained crisis counselor receives the text and responds quickly.

National Hopeline Network
1-800-784-2433

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1 (800) 273-8255

Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)
1-800-656-4673
24-hour Chat: online.rainn.org
24-hour Chat (Español): ohl.rainn.org/es/

The Trevor Project (LGBTQ)
1-866-488-7386

Treatment Referral Hotline
(Substance Abuse)
1-800-662-4357

911 AND ANY LOCAL EMERGENCY ROOM ARE ALSO GREAT RESOURCES IN TIMES OF CRISIS.

Local Treatment Resources

To obtain more local mental health referrals in New Orleans, dial 211 or visit 211.org.

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans*
JFSNewOrleans.org
3330 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002
(504) 831-8475

Trinity Counseling and Training Center**
TrinityCounselingNOLA.org
2108 Coliseum St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-7557

Celebration Hope Center*
CelebrationHopeCenter.org
1901-B Airline Dr
Metairie, LA 70001
(504) 833-4673

Family Service of Greater New Orleans*
FSGNO.org
2515 Canal St, Ste 201
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 822-0800

* Clinics or counselors that offer low-to-no cost counseling services or a sliding scale fee

** Counseling groups that may have counselors who offer reduced fees

Support Groups

There are support groups that exist for a variety of struggles in addition to these listed here.

Alcoholics Anonymous
AA.org
AANewOrleans.org
(504) 838-3399

Narcotics Anonymous
NA.org
NOANA.org
(504) 899-6262

Al-Anon Family Groups
Al-Anon.AlaTeen.org
LA-Al-Anon.org
(504) 888-1356

National Alliance for Mental Illness
NAMI.org
Offers support groups and resources for individuals struggling with mental health NAMINewOrleans.org
(504) 896-2345

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
AFSP.org
If you’ve lost a loved one to suicide, AFSP can help connect you to a local bereavement support group in your area.
AFSP.org/SurvivingSuicideLoss
Info@AFSP.org

In The Rooms
InTheRooms.com
Free worldwide directory of anonymous 12-step meetings for those seeking help or in recovery, as well as friends and family of people in recovery.