To assist Servicemembers, Veterans, and their families, a number of resources are available through toll-free numbers.
These include the following numbers:
- North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Office of Citizen Services Toll-free information and referral telephone service: 1-800-662-7030 (9 am – 5 pm, M-F, except holidays)
- Integrated Behavioral Health System of the NC National Guard Access to trained clinicians for confidential counseling and referral to services for Guard members and Family: 1-800-621-4136 – ext. 1 (24/7/365)
- Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Veterans Health Administration (VHA): National Suicide Prevention Hotline Free, confidential, 24/7/365 access to trained counselors for veterans in emotional crisis: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) – ext. 1. Can also text 838255 or chat online for additional access to services.Provided with partnership of the US Department of Veterans Affairs and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
- Military OneSource Toll-free information and referral line and internet/web-based service available to active duty, mobilized reservists, deployed civilians, and their families worldwide: 1-800-342-9647 (24/7/365)