National Resources


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-TALK

The Trevor Project offers free 24/7 crisis intervention and support hotline, online chat, and texting service for LGBTQ+ youth. Call 1.866.488.7386  Text START to 678678 

Samaritans 877-870-4673

Crisis Text Line: Free 24/7 texting support with a Crisis Counselor. U.S. and Canada: Text HOME to 741741  U.K.: Text HOME to 85258  Ireland: Text HOME to 086 1800 280 

Trans Lifeline: Free 24/7 trans-led hotline that connects transgender people to the community, support, and resources they need to survive and thrive. Call 877.565.8860. Visit their website for online chat services 

The National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has an online coach to help address symptoms of PTSD, including worry and anxiety, anger, sleep problems, hopelessness, trauma reminders, and more.

National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) has resources including a virtual forum, support groups, and a helpline. Call or text 800.931.2237 during hours of operation or text “NEDA” to 741741 to connect with a trained volunteer. 

Smoking Cessation

In addition to the Ready To Quit! (RTQ) program here at Northeastern, there are a variety of off-campus services that you or a friend might find useful as they quit smoking.

American Cancer Society
(508) 270-4600

American Lung Association
(508) 947-7204

Massachusetts Try-to-Stop Tobacco Resource Center
(800) 879-8678

Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA)
(978) 952-6510