Mental health and domestic violence resources

During this time, ordinary channels for mental health may be disrupted and support groups, like 12-step meetings, may not operate at the usual places and times. Those under quarantine, sheltering at home or feeling isolated or fearful may need additional support, and the risk of domestic violence may increase. Listed below are some resources for additional support.

Stress and coping

Domestic violence 

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 (24/7) 
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673 (24/7) 
  • The Maine Coalition to end Domestic Violence: https://www.mcedv.org/get-help/

Substance abuse and addiction

Suicide prevention

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

143 State Street (mail to PO Box 4036) | Portland, ME 04101 | Phone: (207) 772-1953 |