• Mental & Behavioral Health 

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    Call 911 or a Crisis Hotline that is open 24 hours everyday.

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    1. Emergency Room at Hospital for evaluation
    2. Fulton County Department of Mental Health Hotline · 404-730-1600
    3. Georgia Crisis & Access Line · 1-800-715-4225
    4. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline · 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
    5. National Helpline · 1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)
    6. Suicide Prevention Hotline · 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
    In response to the increase in vaping among teens and young adults, the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids has created an online guide for parents. The guide describes what vaping is, its appeal to young people, and the health risks associated with vaping. The guide also provides talking points for tough questions that a child may ask. 
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    Indicators of Human Sex Trafficking 

    Recognizing key indicators of human trafficking is the first step in identifying victims and can help save a life. 

    • To report suspected human trafficking: 
      • 1-866-347-2423
    • To get help from the National Human Trafficking Hotline:
      • 1-888-373-7888 or text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733)

    All of these resources are Georgia-based, free, and anonymous.

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