Disaster Distress Helpline
The potential for emotional distress following terrorism is significant among loved ones of victims, survivors, first responders, the surrounding community of Boston, and those living outside of the impacted area.
If you or someone you care about is having difficulty coping with the tragedy in Boston, the Disaster Distress Helpline is here 24/7 to offer free counseling and support. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text ‘TalkWithUs' to 66746. Calls and texts are answered by trained, caring counselors from call centers across the U.S. http://disasterdistress.samhsa.gov/
No matter where you were, the news of the explosion in Boston affects us all. The Disaster Distress Helpline is here 24/7 if you are dealing with anxiety, trauma, or emotional distress. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text ‘TalkWithUs' to 66746 or free counseling and support. Bookmark and share this resource with family and friends. http://disasterdistress.samhsa.gov/