If your child is experiencing a crisis please call the Spectrum CARES Team a 24/7 Confidential Hotline (716) 882-4357. Their trained staff will speak with you on the phone and if necessary come out anywhere in Erie County to meet with you and your child. They operate under the Mental Health Hygiene Law of New York State and will transport your student to ECMC if needed.
National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
Texting Crisis Hotline:
Text "HOME" to 741-741
Crisis Services 24 Hour Hotline
Chatauqua County 24 Hour Hotline
New York State Domestic Violence & Sexual Violence Hotline
Seneca Nation Domestic Violence Hotline
Trevor Hotline for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning Teens (GLBTQ) Youth
Erie County Medical Center Psychiatric Emergency Room
Lakeshore/ TLC Psychiatric Emergency Room
Operation Good Neighbor (Food/ Clothing Pantry)
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