Crisis Call Center

 
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides suicide prevention and crisis intervention and education services to the community and those individuals in crisis by helping them identify choices and offering support. Also, offers Survivors of Suicide and Sexual Assault Support Groups, Youth Outreach and Education, child/elder abuse and neglect reporting as well as The Senior Connection. Also publishes the Northern Nevada Community Resource Directory.
MissionThe Crisis Call Center provides intervention, prevention, and education services to the community and those individuals in crisis by helping them identify choices and offering support.
HistoryStarted in 1966 at the University of Nevada - Reno. It is one of the longest continuously operating crisis centers in the country. It is an independent, not-for-profit organization, although it is still closely linked to the University.
LocationWashoe County
Funded ByFederal, State, Local Government, private foundations, individual and corporate donations, Board and Staff fundraising events, and fees for services performed for other agencies.
AffiliationsUnited Way Agency
Agency TypeNon Profit
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsAnyone who needs information/referrals or is in crisis.
Languages SpokenEnglish/Spanish
EligibilityPublic at large
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hotline available 24 hous a day
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone800-992-5757
Contact's Emailinfo@crisiscallcenter.org
Physical Site Address 1Confidential
Physical Site City, State, Zip, 89507
Mailing Address 1P.O. Box 8016
Mailing City, State, ZipReno, NV 89507
Main Phone775-784-8085 - business line
Hotline Phone1-800-992-5757
TDD Phone775-784-8090
Other Phone877-885-4673 (HOPE) - Hotline of Nevada
Fax775-784-8083
Emailinfo@crisiscallcenter.org
Web Addresscrisiscallcenter.org
 
Additional Information
Partner Agency of United Way of No. NV/SierraX
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Crisis Call Center
Affiliated Programs: Crisis Line - 24-Hour Hotline
Disaster Supportive Services
Sexual Assault Support Services - SASS
Substance Abuse Helpline
Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Groups
The Senior Connection
Affiliated Services: Bereavement, Suicide Survivors Support Group
Crisis Intervention
Disaster Supportive Services
Elder Abuse and Neglect Reporting
Senior Services
Sexual Assault Support Group
Sexual Assault Support Services - SASS - Sexual Assault Support, Advocacy and Resources
Substance Abuse Help Line
Suicide Prevention & Lifeline