Mental Wellness

Flooding can cause stress in many families. For some it may be more than they can handle alone. It is important to stay connected during tough times. Reach out if you are feeling stressed.

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Rural Response Hotline

The hotline offers access to many attorneys, financial advisors, professional counselors, mediators, clergy, and others. There are 167 behavioral health professionals working with the Rural Response Hotline. Ask about no-cost vouchers for counseling services.
800-464-0258

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

A national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line

Free, 24/7 support for those in crisis, connecting people in crisis to trained Crisis Counselors. Text GO to 741741

Veterans Crisis Line

Connect with this resource to reach caring, qualified responders within the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves. 800-273-8255, Press 1 or Text to 838255

Negotiations Program

Mediation services for agricultural borrowers, creditors, and USDA program participants. Free one-on-one education on agricultural financial and legal matters.

402-471-4876

The Boys Town National Hotline

Not just for boys. For all teens and their parents, this hotline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, with specially trained counselors. A TDD line is available (1-800-448-1833), allowing counselors to communicate with speech-impaired and deaf callers.

800-448-3000

Nebraska Family Helpline

Resource for parents with any issue.

800-866-8660

SAMHSA National Helpline

Free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral in English and Spanish for individuals and families experiencing issues with alcohol, prescription drug, or other substance abuse.

800-662-HELP (4357)

Nebraska LOSS (Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors) Teams

Trained professionals acting as volunteers, bringing immediate support to those who have lost a loved one to a completed suicide. Visit NElossteam.nebraska.edu for a map with phone numbers of LOSS teams across the state.