Immediate Help & Mental Health Support

If you are in an emergency or are concerned about someone's immediate safety, please call 911 right away.


Crisis resources

*These resources are available to you 24 hours/day, 7 days/week*

Click on each purple title to get re-directed to their website for more information.


Crisis Text Line 

     Text: HOME to 741741

     Spanish: envie AYUDA a 741741 o 442-AYUDAME en WhatsApp


Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT)

      Mental health professionals and counselors available to talk over the phone and meet you where you're at (home, school, community).   

      Call: 1-800-584-3578


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

      Call: 988                   Languages: English and Spanish

      Chat online:


Trevor Project (LGBTQ+ outreach)

      Call: 1-866-488-7386

      Chat online: We’re here for you Now | The Trevor Project


Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services (DVSAS)

      Call: 1-877-715-1563

      Reach out online:


Mental Health Treatment Services

Catholic Community Services for Youth 

      Call: 1-360-676-2164

Compass Health

      Call: 1-360-676-2220

Lake Whatcom Residential & Treatment Center

      Call: 1-360-676-6000

Sea Mar Clinic

      Call: 1-360-734-5458

Sunrise Services

      Call: 1-360-746-7200

Unity Care Northwest

      Call: 1-360-676-6000

Seattle Children's Hospital - Behavioral Health Referral Line

      Call: 1-833-303-5437

Whatcom County Crisis Triage & Stabilization Center

      Call: 1-800-676-2020

Drug and Alcohol Counseling and Resources

Whatcom County Substance Abuse Resources 



Support for kids affected by drug and alcohol issues

Call: 360-715-8989


Bridges Treatment and Recovery



Catholic Community Services (CSS) Recovery Center



Nooksack Tribe Genesis II

Call: 360-966-7704


Whatcom Community Detox

Call; 360-676-2020 ext. 5


Whatcom Counseling Chemical Dependency

Call: 360-676-2220