Dealing with the impact caused by a traumatic event can leave you and your child feeling helpless and lost. You are not alone! ​​

Crisis Helplines

  • Report Abuse and Neglect in Washington State:  DSHS
    • Phone: 1-866-EndHarm (1-866-363-4276) 

  • Youth Needing to Talk: Crisis Clinic of Thurston and Mason Counties:
    • Phone: Youth Help Line: 360-586-2777 (free, confidential, anonymous)

  • Abused or Neglected Children: ChildHelp National Abuse Hotline.
    • Phone: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

  • Child Sexual Abuse: Stop it now!
    • Phone: 1-888-PREVENT (1-888-773-8368)

  • Crime Victims: National Center for Victims of Crime.
    • Phone: 1-855-4Victim (1-855-484-2846)

  • Domestic Violence: National Domestic Violence Hotline.
    •  Phone: 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)

  • Missing or Abducted Children: National Center for Missing or Exploited Children. 
    • Phone: 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)

  • Rape & Sexual Abuse: Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network.
    • Phone: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)

  • Runaway & Homeless Youth: National Runaway Safeline.
    • Phone: 1-800-RUNAWAY (1-800-786-2929) or text 66008

  • Homeless & Runaway Services: Side Walk 
    • ​​​​​​​Phone: 360-515-5587 
    • Need services in person? Visit the Community Care Center at 225 State N.E. Olympia, WA 98501

  • Homeless Adults: Community Lifeline; an Olympia, Shelton, and surrounding area- Homeless Advocate
    • ​​​​​​​Phone: 360-490-3430
  • Washington Information Network: Phone: 211   Get Connected! Get Answers!
    • Text: your zip code to 211  

Helpful Websites

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Their Mission: "To raise the standard of care and improve access to services for traumatized children, their families and communities throughout the United States."

Please visit: or press the 'Get Help Now' button to connect you with their crisis hotlines.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: "The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support to people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals."

Phone: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

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