Resources

Illinois Department of Children & Family Services (DCFS)

(800) 25-ABUSE for DCFS hotline to report abuse or neglect
(800) 358-5117 (TTY)
http://www.state.il.us/dcfs

Illinois CARES Crisis Line

Illinois CARES crisis line for emergency psychiatric hospitalization (Medicaid, non-funded, no insurance, and insurance exhaustion ONLY).
(800) 345-9049
http://www.sirss.org/services/crisis/crisis_youth.htm

National Suicide Hotlines

(800) SUICIDE
(800) 273-TALK

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC)

(800) THE-LOST
http://www.ncmec.org

National Sex Offender Registry

http://www.familywatchdog.us

Substance Abuse / Addiction

http://www.aa.org (Alcoholics Anonymous)
http://www.na.org (Narcotics Anonymous)
http://www.ca.org (Cocaine Anonymous)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact (Office of National Drug Control)
http://www.streetdrugs.org (Street drugs terminology and info)
http://www.addictioncenter.com (Drug terminology, Treatment options, Questions about Rehab, etc.)
http://www.drugrehabconnections.com (Drug Rehab Connections)

Trauma

http://www.nctsn.org (National Child Traumatic Stress Network - Education and resources for childhood trauma and PTSD)


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