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As we work together as a community to slow the spread of COVID-19, we know that social distancing can be confusing, isolating, and frightening. But you don’t have to go through this alone – FirstLink is here to provide a listening ear and help connect you to resources.


Having thoughts of suicide?

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is answered locally by FirstLink


FirstLink's Annual Luncheon - 11:30 am Wed. September 30th

Stay tuned for more updates on the upcoming virtual luncheon as we celebrate our 50th year!



Not sure where to turn for food assistance programs, a listening ear, or other resources? FirstLink is here for you. Click to search our database.


In need of immediate support and not sure what to do? We have resources available 24 hours a day, every day. Check out our available resources.

FirstLink is a free, confidential service available to anyone 24/7/365 for listening and support, referrals to resources/help and crisis intervention. FirstLink answers the 211 help line, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and communicates via Text line 898-211. FirstLink provides these services across the entire state of North Dakota and parts of Minnesota. Dial 2-1-1 or text your zipcode to 898-211 from anywhere in our service area for confidential help and support.

How-To: Finding Community Resources During COVID-19

Telehealth Access Available Today!

FirstLink’s 12th Annual Breakfast

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