Crisis Support

Crisis Support 24-7

PHYSICAL ABUSE

  • NYS Elder Abuse Hotline 24/7 Hotline: (800) 342-9871
  • NYS Child Abuse Hotline 24/7 Hotline: (800) 342-3720
  • Dutchess County Family Services Rape Crisis and Crime Victims 24/7 Hotline: (845) 452-7272

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

  • Grace Smith House: (845) 471-3033
  • Dutchess County Family Services Domestic Violence 24/7 Hotline: (845) 485-5550

HEALTH EMERGENCY

  • CNY Poison Control  24/7 Hotline: (800) 336-6997
  • 24/7 Emergency: 9-11

MENTAL + SUBSTANCE ABUSE CRISIS

  • Stabilization Center Dutchess County Mobile Crisis Team 24/7 Helpline: (845) 486-2849
  • Dutchess County Department of Mental Hygiene 24/7 Helpline: Speak to a mental health professional. [TALK OR TEXT] (845) 485-9700 | [TOLL FREE] (877) 485-9700
  • Dutchess County A.A 24/7 Hotline: (845) 452-1111  |  Dutchessaa.org

SUICIDAL IDEATION

  • Crisis Text Line Text “HOME” to 741741  | Crisistextline.org
  • Textmeback.org | [Text OR Chat] (845) 679-2485
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255

LGBTQ+  SUPPORT

  • Trevor Project Hotline Youth; 13-24: (866) 488-7386 | [Text START to]  678-678 | [Chat] Thetrevorproject.org
  • Nationwide Trans Lifeline (877) 565-8860 | Translifeline.org
  • LGBT National Hotline Mon-Fri 4pm-Midnight /Sat noon-5pm: (888) 843-4564

HEATING FUEL

  • ECIP Energy Crisis Intervention Program Emergency assistance with heating fuel (any type) and/or space heaters |  Business hours: (845) 452-5104 
  • Energy Fuel Hotline (November - March) Diesel fuel &/or space heaters | after 4 pm: (845) 437-0050

HOUSING

  • Gannett House Business hours (individuals & families): (845) 452-0019
  • River Haven Shelter Business hours (teens): (845) 454-3600
  • Hudson River Housing After hours hotline (individuals & families): (845) 471-8454

AREA NON-EMERGENCY HELPLINES

  • Hudson Valley United Way’s  24/7 Helpline: [CALL] 211 OR (800) 899-1479| 211hudsonvalley.info
  • Temporary Assistance & Emergency Aid Dutchess County Dep. of Social Services: (845) 486-3190
  • NY CONNECTS Providing info, assistance and referrals for anyone (845) 475-3511

COVID RESOURCES + HOTLINES

  • Dutchess County Coronavirus Dashboard desktop version |  mobile version  
  • Dutchess County Coronavirus Hotline (845) 486-3555
  • NYS Dep. of Health Coronavirus Hotline (888) 364-3065
  • Dutchess Responds (845) 486-3555 | DutchessResponds@DutchessNY.gov 
  • NYS Office of Mental Health Emotional Support Line Free & confidential support, for callers experiencing increased anxiety due to the coronavirus emergency. (844) 863-9314 
  • Project Hope Emotional Support Helpline Free, confidential helpline as part of the FEMA response to COVID-19 (844) 863-9314 8 am – 10 pm | 7 days a week

BASED IN RED HOOK:

  • St. Christopher's H2O (Helping Hands for Others) (845) 235-5985 
  • Dutchess Responds (845) 486-3555
  • Red Hook Responds Helpline (845) 640-4788 
  • Red Hook CSD Meal Programs Breakfasts & lunches are available for pick-up & delivery to all students.  Email the names of students and number of meals needed to schoolmeals@rhcsd.org  so delivery can be arranged. Please include your name, address, students name and any allergy alerts.

UTILITY ASSISTANCE

  • Community Action Partnership 44-46 East Market St. (845) 876-1611 | dutchesscap.org
  • HEAP (Nov-March) Home Energy Assistance Program (845) 486-3249
  • HERR Heating Equipment Repair and Replacement (845) 486-3000 | DCFSinfo@dutchessny.gov 
  • ECIP Energy Crisis Intervention Program Emergency assistance with heating fuel (any type) and/or space heaters (845) 452-5104 

MENTAL HEALTH

  • Dutchess Stabilization Center 230 North Road, Poughkeepsie [CALL OR TEXT] (845) 485-9700| [TOLL-FREE] (877) 485-9700
  • Crisis Text Line Text “HOME” to 741741 | Crisistextline.org
  • Family of Woodstock Crisis (845) 338-2370 (24hr)
  • NY State Crisis Text Line Text 741-741 (24hr)
  • Textmeback.org [Text OR Chat] (845) 679-2485
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255
  • Mental Health America mental health related advice (800) 969-6642 | mhanational.org  
  • NAMI Mid Hudson programs@namimidhudson.org (845) 206-9892 | Namimidhudson.org

HUNGER + FOOD PANTRIES

  • Community Action Partnership  Pre-packaged groceries that are available for delivery.  (By Appt. Only) Mon, Wed, Fri; 8:30-4:30 44-46 East Market St. (845) 452-5104 EXT. 202 
  • Community Action to sign up for SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (By Appt. Only) Mon, Wed, Fri; 8:30-4:30 44-46 East Market St. (845) 452-5104 EXT. 202  Or, call anytime: (845) 486-3250
  • Red Hook Responds Redhookresponds.org  (845) 640-4788
  • Red Hook United Methodist Church Pre-packaged groceries by the playground on Sundays from 12:30-2. Dog & Cat food also provided. (Residents of Red Hook School District only) 4 Church St, Red Hook, NY (845) 750-3057 | Redhook.umcchurches.org
  • Red Hook Harvest Backpack Program provides students and their families food for the weekend. RedHookHarvest@gmail.com  | http://redhookharvest.com 
  • St Christopher’s H2O: Every other mo./Sun., 12-1pm The day varies each month; check the church bulletin on the website. 30 Benner Road (845) 758-3732 | https://stchrisredhook.org 
  • Rhinebeck Church of the Messiah pre-packaged groceries in the parking lot on Saturdays 10-1pm. 6436 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck (845) 876-3533 | rhinebeck-episcopal.org/programs


ADDICTION SUPPORT

  • Alcohol/Substance Use Support Stabilization Center 230 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY [CALL OR TEXT] (845) 485-9700 | HealthInfo@DutchessNY.gov 
  • Alanon & Alateen  (800) 245-4656 | al-anon.alateen.org  
  • Dutchess County Prescription medication Drop Box Program dutchessny.gov/Departments/Stop-DWI/Docs/DWPrescriptionDrugTakeback.pdf 
  • Dutchess County A.A | dutchessaa.org (845) 452-1111
  • SAMHSA National Helpline For individuals and family members facing mental and/or substance use disorders. (800) 662-4357
  • Samadhi Center Peer Hotline Addiction emergency and peer counseling (855) 726-2344 (24hr) 
  • Step 1 Child & Family Guidance Center (845) 691-9191 OR (845) 647-5400  | step1ny.org

VETERANS SERVICES

  • VA Veterans Crisis Line (800) 273-8255 [Press 1]
  • American Legion Harris-smith NY Post 524 8 Tivoli Commons Tivoli, Ny 12583 (845) 867-9931
  • VFW POST 7765 30 Elizabeth St Red Hook, NY 12571 (845) 758-6212 vfw7765.org
  • Dutchess County Division of Veterans Services 85 Civic Center Plaza, Ste 105, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 486-2060

SENIORS

  • RH Senior Services Committee (845) 758-4624 
  • Dutchess County Office of the Aging (845) 486-2555 OFA@DutchessNY.gov

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE / RAPE / ABUSE

  • Dutchess County Family Services Domestic Violence (845) 485-5550  (24/7)
  • Battered Women's Services  (845) 876-1554  (24/7)
  • NYS Adult Domestic Violence Hotlines (800) 942-6906 | español: (800) 942-6908
  • Adult Protective Services (845) 486-3300
  • Grace Smith House Shelters | gracesmithhouse.org
  • Mary Lou Heissenbuttel Residence:  (845) 471-3033
  • Northeast Residence: (518) 789-6977
  • Family Services 29 N Hamilton St Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 452-1110
  • Dutchess County SPCA Safety Net  636 Violet Avenue Hyde Park, NY 12538 (845) 452-7722 Dcspca.org

CHILD ABUSE

  • NYS Child Abuse Hotline (800) 342-3720
  • NYS Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Info Line (800) 342-7472
  • Children's Services Preventive & Protective (845) 486-3080

CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE

  • Childcare Council of Dutchess and Putnam (845) 473-4141 jwagner@childcaredutchess.org
  • Day Care Assistance (845) 486-3190
  • Child Support Programs (888) 208-4485

YOUTH

  • Dutchess County Division of Youth Services Free, confidential short- term supportive services for Dutchess County youth ages 4 to 21 years. (845) 486-3024
  • River Haven Youth Shelter 99 Thompson St Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 [CALL] (845) 454-3600 (24/7) | [TEXT] (845) 293-0118 (24/7)
  • Teen Pregnancy Services Planned Parenthood 17 Noxon Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY (845) 471-1540

HEALTH CENTERS + DEP + SERVICES & HOSPITALS

  • Northern Dutchess Hospital ER 6511 Spring Brook Ave, Rhinebeck, NY 12572 (845) 871-3440
  • Astor Services for Children & Families 6339 Mill Street Rhinebeck, NY 12572 (845) 871-1000 [FAX] (845) 876-2020 | astorservices.org
  • Planned Parenthood Poughkeepsie Health Center 17 Noxon Street Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 562-7800 [FAX] (845) 471-1644 plannedparenthood.org
  • CNY Poison Control (800) 336-6997
  • Dutchess County Dep. of Behavioral & Community Health 85 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 106 Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 486-3400
  • NY State of Health (855) 355-5777
  • Family Services 29 N Hamilton St Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 452-1110 | familyservicesny.org
  • Medicaid (845) 486-3340 health.ny.gov/health_care/medicaid

HOUSING + EVICTION ASSISTANCE

Duchess Community Action Partnership 44-46 East Market St. (845)452-5104 | dutchesscap.org

Red Hook Mutual Aid group facebook.com/redhookma

  • Northern Dutchess Community Coalition (845) 765-8301 Ext 106 | ndutchesscc.org
  • Dep. of Community and Family Services Emergency Housing (845) 486-3300 
  • Hudson River Housing 313 Mill StreetPoughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 454-5176 [FAX] (845) 485-1641
  • Gannett House Program Emergency housing (845) 452-0019 | hudsonriverhousing.org
  • Dutchess Outreach (845) 454-3792 | dutchessoutreach.org

RACISM + BIAS LGBTQ

ANIMALS + PETS

  • Dutchess County SPCA 636 Violet Avenue Hyde Park, NY 12538 (845) 452-7722 | Dcspca.org
  • Pet Poison Helpline (800) 213-6680
  • Feathered & Furry Wildlife Center, Inc. (518) 989-6534| fffwildlifecenter.com

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