June 9, 2020

COVID-19 Resources to help you cope.

OMH Emotional Support Helpline: 1-844-863-9314 The Emotional Support Line provides free and confidential support, helping callers experiencing increased anxiety due to the coronavirus emergency.

An anonymous texting service available 24/7. Starting a conversation is easy.

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990 Provides 24/7 crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.

Domestic Violence: 1-800-799-SAFE(7233) Advocates are available 24/7 to talk to anyone who is experiencing domestic violence, looking for information or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.

Erie County Crisis Services — 716-834-3131

Niagara County Crisis Services — 716-285-3515

Family Justice Center of Erie County - 716-558-SAFE (7233) or Email:

For more resources and information, please check out 1199SEIU WNY Nursing Homes on Facebook. Once you join, you will find more local resources by county, testing site information, and supportive services for essential workers.