Crisis Hotlines

National Alliance on Mental Illness

  • NAMI Washington
    Mental Health Warm Line (hosted by NAMI Greater Seattle): (800)782-9264
    If you’re feeling alone, confused and just need to talk to someone who understands but are not in a crisis, call and
    trained volunteers will listen. Mon, Tue, Thur 8am-4pm; Wed 9am-7pm
  • NAMI National
    – The NAMI National Helpline can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 am–6 pm ET, at (800)950-NAMI (6264)

Local Community Resources

  • Substance Abuse Family and Friend Support Group (The Center for Alcohol and Drug Abuse): every Thursday, 5:30pm at 411 Okanogan Ave., Wenatchee (blue house). If you have concerns about possible substance abuse in a close friend or family member, this meeting will help you
    understand how you can help.  Questions?  Call (509)662-9673
  • Family Caregiver Support Group (Aging & Adult Care of Central WA): first four Wednesdays of every month 3:30-5pm at 50 Simon Street, East
    Wenatchee.  Questions?  Call (509)886-0700.
  • Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training: for public servants and caring individual who want to learn how to respond to a person who seems to be in a mental health crisis.  Please contact Catholic Family and Child Services at (509)662-6761.
  • Suicide Prevention Training (QPR / "Question, Persuade, Refer"): training is helpful for anyone wanting to help others who may be suicidal.  Please contact Catholic Family and Child Services at (509)662-6761.
  • Suicide Survivor Support Group: 2nd Tuesday of every month, 7pm at Grace Lutheran Church (Wenatchee) hosted by Compassionate Friends.
  • For a comprehensive Social Services directory for Chelan and Douglas counties, CLICK HERE.
  • For a comprehensive list of local Support and Education groups, CLICK HERE.
  • For a comprehensive list of web links for local organizations, CLICK HERE.
  • Another comprehensive community resource is the Washington Information Network 2-1-1 (WIN 211).
  • Washington State Public Mental Health Complaint Line: (360)725-3752