Maine social services helpline. Dial 2-1-1. Or visit the 211 website.
During business hours, your call will be taken by a member of Alcoholics Anonymous who knows exactly what you are going through and can give you all the information you need. At night, we have a well qualified answering service, which can give meeting information, or put you in touch with a recovering alcoholic, in your area, who will speak with you about your problem
1-800-452-1999 (Voice) 1-800-963-9490 (TTY)
The State of Maine's child abuse hotline is staffed 24 hours a day.
Domestic Violence Helplines
Statewide Domestic Violence Helpline. website: Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence- Information, crisis counseling, emotional support and advocacy.
Through These Doors 24-hour domestic violence confidential helpline. Support, information, and safety planning.
1-800-624-8404 (TTY) 1-800-963-9490 (TTY after hours)
The Office of Elder Services provides or arranges for services to protect incapacitated and dependent adults (age 18 and over) in danger of abuse, neglect or exploitation. Calls may be made anonymously.
MADD's Victim Services Helpline
Poison Control Center
1-800-222-1222 (Voice) 1-877-299-4447 (TTY)
In Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, the Northern New England Poison Center provides immediate treatment advice for poison emergencies. We also provide information about poisons and poison prevention, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. website: Northern New England Poison Center
Sexual Assault Support
1-800-871-7741 (Voice) 1-888-458-5599 (TTY)
A 24-hour statewide sexual assault crisis and support line providing confidential services free of charge. website: Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault
1-888-568-1112 (Voice/TTY) (Crisis Hotline)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
website: the Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program for more information.
DISTRICT ATTORNEY VICTIM SERVICES
Cumberland County District Attorney's Office Victim Assistance will contact a victim once a case is charged. The victim may receive a letter and other attached documents from the representative from the District Attorney's Office, usually an Assistant District Attorney or Victim Assistant. The office staff members assigned to a case can answer questions and assist throughout the criminal process once the case is charged.
Cumberland County Maine Location: 142 Federal Street, Portland, ME 04101
Through These Doors engages with victims of human sex trafficking and commercial exploitation. This includes enhancing the safety of victims of intimate or interpersonal violence. TTD supports victims of trafficking with legal processes, finding and retaining housing, and providing short-term emergency shelter.