24/7 Support Lines (except where noted)

The State of Maine’s crisis telephone response service for individuals or families experiencing a behavioral health crisis or having thoughts of suicide and/or self-harm. Trained crisis call specialists answer the line and provide free and confidential telephone support and stabilization 24/7. AMHC Mobile Staff are the local responders to Maine Crisis Line calls in Aroostook, Washington, and Hancock counties.

The Lifeline provides 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress as well as prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. AMHC is the local responder to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline calls in Aroostook, Washington and Hancock counties.

To promote healing and justice to all who are affected by sexual violence through advocacy, education, and prevention. Free and confidential. Call/Text available 24/7; Chat available 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. AMHC Sexual Assault Services is pleased to be the provider for this service in Aroostook, Washington and Hancock counties.


Local (Aroostook, Washington, Hancock counties): 207-762-4851


Offers free stress management and resiliency resources to anyone in Maine experiencing stress reactions to the COVID-19 Pandemic. AMHC is pleased to be the local provider in Aroostook, Washington, and Hancock counties. Available 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. seven days a week.

Available daily from 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. EST.  A peer support text line for Maine youth 13-24 years of age and staffed by individuals ages 18-24.

Lots of things are different right now due to COVID-19 and that can feel overwhelming. Talk about your feelings and get support from another young person.


Text: 898-211

A phone support service that provides Maine’s essential health care workers, first responders, and school personnel with help in managing the stress of providing essential services during our fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The volunteers help callers address concerns with anxiety, irritability, poor sleep, grief or worry and, if needed, connect them with additional supports. Available 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. seven days a week.


The Maine Warmline offers telephone support during challenging times and non-crisis situations. The goal is for an individual to be encouraged to build a life that is lived in the community of choice. Callers will receive support, social connection, assistance with referrals to community resources, recovery programs and an opportunity to connect with others during a time of fear, grief or sadness. Available 24/7, seven days a week.

A free, confidential information and referral service that connects people of all ages across Maine to local services. 211 Maine is based in Maine and available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

  AMHC Sexual Assault Services Celebrates 40 Years AMHC Sexual Assault Services joins the National Sexual Violence Resource …

AMHC Seeks Community Input on Substance Use in Aroostook County

Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC) is asking community members to participate in a survey that will help the agency …

AMHC Relocates Ellsworth Outpatient and Downeast Treatment Center to 70 Kingsland Crossing

Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC) is pleased to announce that it is relocating to 70 Kingsland Crossing, Ellsworth, …