Reporting and Hotlines

imageIf you are having an immediate emergency or need medical attention, please call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Room.  If you are considering self harm, call 988.

If you need to speak with a suicide counselor now, call 1-800-273-8255.  Veterans needing to speak with a counselor should call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1.

The information below can be used for reporting senior abuse, internet crimes, or consumer fraud, 
AARP Fraud Watch Network
AARP can provide guidance for next steps if you are a victim of fraud.  This helpline is free and available to anyone.
Department of Justice, Elder Justice Initiative (EJI), Victim Specialists
Victim Specialists work closely with prosecutors, law enforcement, and other staff members to ensure that elder abuse victims are treated with respect, know their rights, and understand their role within the criminal justice system.
FBI Internet Crime Complaint Center
The IC3 accepts online Internet crime complaints from either the actual victim or from a third party to the complainant.  You can also call the FBI at 1-800-CALL-FBI.  And, you can report tips regarding crimes directly to the FBI by using
Missouri Attorney General, Protecting Seniors
The Attorney General's Office aggressively works to protect the rights of Missouri's senior consumers.
Missouri Department of Health and Human Services
This is a hotline and online reporting for senior and disabled adult abuse.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.
or text "START" to 88788
National Elder Fraud Hotline
National Human Trafficking Hotline
There are more details, contacts, and resources on their website,
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
You can find specific resources on their website, or call 988.
Veterans Crisis Line