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Emergency Safety Guide


           24- Hour Statewide Hotline: 800-332-7385

           Website Email Form: ICADV Email Form

           Videophone for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Individuals: 317-644-6206

  • Child Protective Services  Indiana Department of Child Services' Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline: 800-800-5556 . It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including weekends and holidays. You can report abuse and neglect anonymously. 
  • Adult Protective Services State hotline: 800-992-6978

Additional Protective Resources:

Self defense courses are a good way to learn ways of getting out of dangerous, life threatening situations.

Be Well Indiana This site is an initiative of the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA). 

Crisis Hotline: 

Call: 211

Enter Your Zip Code and Press: 3

Crisis Textline: Text HOME to 741741

Indiana 211 for Food, Shelter, Etc: 

Call: 211

Text: Your Zip Code to 898-211

 Keys Counseling Resource List Keys Counseling is an innovative, community mental health agency dedicated to empowering and uplifting children and families in need in Northwest Indiana. 

Northwest Indiana Crisis Hotlines