24-Hour FirstLink 2-1-1 Helpline

Dial 2-1-1 or 701-235-SEEK (7335) if you are wondering about local community and volunteer resources or if you would like listening and support.

24-Hour Suicide Lifeline

Dial 1-800-273-TALK (8255) if you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide.

Crisis Phone Services

Crisis Service Agencies contract with FirstLink to answer their phones after hours.

Community Information

FirstLink maintains a database of community resources that contains primarily nonprofit agencies, health and human services agencies, and government resources. You can search the database by clicking below on the “Community Resources” link. Our Inclusion/Exclusion Criteria describes which agencies and organizations are appropriate to be included or not included in the database.

Suicide Follow Up Program

FirstLink offers a Suicide Follow-Up Call Program that receives referrals from hospitals and clinics across North Dakota as well as the 211 Helpline and the National Suicide Prevention Line. The program offers informal resources and coping strategies, encourages mental health treatment, and provides non-judgmental listening and support. Calls are offered weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly and work around your schedule.

Community Navigator for Addiction

The Community Navigator assists people in finding treatment and recovery resources through personal connection, follow-upĀ  and encouragement. Dial 2-1-1 if you or someone you know is in need of help for drugs or alcohol.