• COVID-19: Mental Health Resources

    Are you experiencing additional anxiety with the news of COVID-19? You are not alone. The Southern Nevada API Queer Society (#SNAPIQS) has compiled a list of resources to help inform and possibly lessen the anxiety around COVID-19.

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    Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. How you respond to the outbreak can depend on your background, the things that make you different from other people, and the community you live in. Southern Nevada API Queer Society (#SNAPIQS) is here to help

      • The CDC has created a dedicated page on their website for Mental Health and Coping with COVID-19, with an emphasis on the fact that everyone reacts differently to stressful situations.

      Please reach out to the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center by phone or email for mental health provider referrals. Some Nevada providers have made telehealth options available. The Vegas Strong Resiliency Center can make referrals regardless of where you live. Call us at (702) 455-2433, or email vegasstrongresiliencycenter@clarkcountynv.gov.


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      Tips on managing anxiety during this time:

      Are you interested in telehealth therapy at this time? Here is a resource from the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center to help answer your questions: Using Telehealth, Answering Questions

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        24/7 Hotlines to Help:

        • Disaster Distress Helpline: Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
        • Crisis Support Services of Nevada (can assist those outside of Nevada): Call 1-800-273-8255, or text CARE (2273) to 839863.
        • Crisis Text Line – This helpline offers free 24/7 support for individuals struggling with emotional crises. Text COPE (2673) to 741-741 to speak with someone now.

        • TheHopeLine, live chat: https://www.thehopeline.com/gethelp/
        • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – Call 800-273-TALK (8255). If you or someone you know is in crisis—whether they are considering suicide or not—please call the toll-free Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) to speak with a trained crisis counselor 24/7.
        • Panic Disorder Information Hotline: 1-800-64-PANIC (72642)

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        Las Vegas, NV
        Text "SNAPIQS" to (833) 447-0415