Local Resources

We recognize that companion animals play an important role in all of our lives, and that they are an especially important source of support when we are experiencing other life challenges. The loss of a pet can bring up complex feelings and losing such a supportive friend in our lives can be difficult to cope with. Below is a list of local resource that we share in hope that no matter what you are experiencing, you know that there are options for asking for help either for yourself or someone you care about.

Community Outreach for Psychiatric Emergencies (COPE)/Local crisis response: mobile crisis team and phone consultation
Hennepin County: Call 612-596-1223 (adults 18+), 612-348-2233 (17 and younger)
Ramsey County: 651-266-7900
Anoka County: 763-755-3801
Carver/Scott Counties: 952-442-7601
Dakota County: 952-891-7171
Washington County: 651-275-7400

Crisis Text Line
24/7, free help across MN, connects to volunteer crisis counselor
Text HOME or START to 741 741

Minnesota Warmline
(Mon-Sat 5-10PM) confidential peer support from people living with mental health conditions
Call 651-288-0400, text Support to 85511

Walk-In Counseling Center
Free anonymous professional counseling, includes phone counseling

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call 988, live chat line on website

Trans Lifeline
Peer run, connecting trans people for counseling
Call 877-565-8860

Family violence safety planning, 24 hour crisis/resource line
Call 612-825-0000

Sexual Violence Center
24-hour crisis line
Call 612-871-5111 or 952-448-5425

The Bridge for Youth
Assists prevention and resolution of family conflict, provides shelter to unsheltered youth, LGBTQ friendly
Call 612-377-8800 or txt 612-400-SAFE

Red Door
Substance use, addiction, and other health resources
Call 612-543-5555

Southside Harm Reduction,
Another source for substance use, addiction, and harm-reduction supplies
Call/text 612-615-9725

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