Where to Get Help

If you are in immediate danger, call 911

 
988 Lifeline
The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline (formerly known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline) offers 24/7 call, text and chat access to trained crisis counselors who can help people experiencing suicidal, substance use, and/or mental health crisis, or any other kind of emotional distress. People can also dial 988 if they are worried about a loved one who may need crisis support. Call or text 988 or chat at 988lifeline.org/chat.

For TTY Users: Use your preferred relay service or dial 711, then 988.
 
BH LINK
Located at 975 Waterman Ave East Providence, RI. BH Link provides immediate access to behavioral healthcare in a community-based, 24/7 facility. If you or someone you love is going through a mental health or substance use crisis, there is information, there is compassion, there is help.
401-414-LINK (5465)
 
 
For Treatment:
East Bay Center, Inc.
610 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence, RI 02915-1506
Emergency Number: 401-246-0700
Gateway Healthcare, Inc.
Intake: 101 Bacon Street, Pawtucket, RI
Emergency Number: 401-723-1915
Other locations:
151 Atwood Avenue, Johnston, RI
1443 Hartford Avenue, Johnston, RI
Emergency Number: 401-553-1031
Thrive Behavioral Health (formerly The Kent Center)
2756 Post Road, Ste. 200 Warwick, RI (401) 691-6000
Emergency Number: 401-738-4300
Newport County Community Mental Health Center
127 Johnnycake Hill Road, Middletown, RI 02842
Emergency Number: 401-846-1213
Community Care Alliance
Adults: 800 Clinton Street Woonsocket, RI
Emergency Number: 401-235-7120
(401) 235-7125
Children: 181 Cumberland Street Woonsocket, RI
The Providence Center
Adult Services: 530 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02909
Emergency Number: 401-274-7111
(800) 273-8255
1-800-799-4889
Fellowship Health Resources
45 Sockanosset Cross Road unit 4 Cranston, RI
(401) 383-4885
 
 

Other Resources:

Rhode Island Community Mental Health Centers Contact Information and Map (English)

Rhode Island Community Mental Health Centers Contact Information and Map (Spanish)

SAMHSA's National Helpline

1-800-662-HELP (4357)
TTY: 1-800-487-4889

Also known as the Treatment Referral Routing Service, this Helpline provides 24-hour, free and confidential treatment referral and information about mental and/or substance use disorders, prevention, and recovery in English and Spanish.

Disaster Distress Helpline

1-800-985-5990
TTY: 1-800-846-8517

Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after any natural or human-caused disaster. Call this toll-free number to be connected to the nearest crisis center for information, support, and counseling.

Veteran's Crisis Line

The Samaritans of Rhode Island
A suicide prevention resource for Rhode Islanders, The Samaritans will be the “agency of choice” for individuals, families and other community stakeholders who seek information relating to suicide prevention, grief support, education and resources.
(401) 272-4044
(800) 365-4044
 
Veterans Crisis Line

TTY: 1-800-799-4889

Connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans' Affairs responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.