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Emergency resources

If you are in crisis or have an urgent need, please call one of the following for assistance.

  • Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline (call or text) — 208-398-4357
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline — 800-273-8255
  • NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health) — call 800-950-6264 or text 741741

Note: If you are in imminent danger to yourself or others, please call 911.

Crisis centers in Idaho

Crisis centers are short-term (less than 24 hours) community resources to help individuals experiencing a crisis. Each crisis center has several resources including nurses, clinicians, case managers and peer support specialists. The center is free, safe, private and voluntary. Listed below are crisis centers available and their location in Idaho.

  • Pathways Community Crisis Center of Southwest Idaho — Boise
    7192 Potomac Drive, Boise, ID 83704 — Google map
    1-833-5-CRISIS (27-4747)
  • Rural Crisis Center Network — Lewiston


Talje Hoene, Mental Health Program Coordinator