Washington, D.C.

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

Access HelpLine
(888) 793-4357
24-hour crisis intervention, referrals, and mobile crisis teams for people experiencing emotional, mental, or psychiatric crisis.

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 Washington D.C., dial 211 or visit 211.org.

Baltimore Washington Counseling Center**
BWCC-Counseling.com
1406-B Crain Hwy S, Ste 206
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
(410) 768-6088

Hope Counseling Center*
HCCVA.org
4229 Lafayette Center Dr #1200
Chantilly, VA 20151
(703) 378-1011

LaFleur Counseling*
DistrictCounseling.com
1700 17th St NW, Ste 201
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 641-5335

Keith Miller & Associates
KeithMillerCounseling.com
1320 19th St NW, Ste 200
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 629-1949

Sterling Behavioral Health Services**
SBHSva.com
20905 Professional Plaza, Ste 220
Ashburn, VA 20147
(703) 858-9841 x 116

* 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
AA-DC.org
(202) 966-9115

Narcotics Anonymous
NA.org
CPRNA.org
(800) 543-4670

Al-Anon Family Groups
Al-Anon.AlaTeen.org
Al-Anon-Alateen-DCMD.org
(202) 635-2023

National Alliance for Mental Illness
NAMI.org
Offers support groups and resources for individuals struggling with mental health.
NAMIDC.org
(202) 546-0646

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
wrt.lv/AFSPDCArea

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.