Mental Health Emergency Resources

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, you may call the Health and Counseling Center at 503.943.7134 during the hours of 8:30-4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, or the After-Hours Counselor at 503.943.7134, option 3 anytime the HCC is closed. Additional resources for emergencies are below, including local resources, national resources, and resources for LGBTQ+ community, veterans and anyone experiencing domestic or sexual violence.


Local (Portland, OR) Mental Health Resources:  

Multnomah County Crisis Line  

Call (503) 988-4888  

Available 24/7  


Cascade Behavioral Healthcare Urgent Walk-In Clinic  

Call (503) 963-2575  

Available 7 days/wk  

7 am-10:30 pm  

4212 SE Division St., Suite 100  

Portland, OR 97206  


Unity Center for Behavioral Health   

Call (503) 944-8000  

Available 24/7  

1225 NE 2nd Ave  

Portland, OR 97232  


National Mental Health Resources:     

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  

Call 1-800-273-8255  

Available 24/7  


Crisis Text Line  

Text HOME to 741741  

Available 24/7  


Crisis Text Line (To reach a culturally trained crisis counselor)

Text STEVE to 741741  

Available 24/7  


Trevor Project  

Available 24/7 for the LGBTQ+ community  

Call 1-866-488-7386  

Text START to 678-678  


Veterans Crisis Line  

Available 24/7  for Veterans, Service members and friends and families  

Call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1  

Text to 838255  

Chat service also available   


Domestic or Sexual Violence:   

Call to Safety  

Call (503) 235-5333 (Local) or 888-235-5333 (National)  

Available 24/7  


National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline  

Call 1-800-656-4673  

Available 24/7  


National Domestic Violence Hotline  

Call 1-800-799-7233  

Available 24/7