Resources for community counseling, or if your child is in crisis

If you are in need of immediate assistance (if you, or your child, is unsafe and in immediate crisis), call 911.

If you need assistance today, but are not in immediate crisis, call, text, or go to the Dutchess County Stabilization Center- 230 North Road, Poughkeepsie: (845) 485-9700.

You can also call (or, in some cases, text) the following crisis hotlines:

  • Family of Woodstock crisis hotline (available 24/7)
    • Call 845-338-2370
    • Visit to chat, or text 845-679-2485
  • Crisis Text Line: text 741-741 for help and support (available 24/7)
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 (available 24/7)
  • Ulster County Mobile Mental Health: 1-844-277-4820 (available 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily).

Astor Services operates counseling centers throughout the Hudson Valley. Locations and contact information can be found at: or by calling 845-471-6004.

The Hudson Valley Mental Health Guild maintains a searchable database of licensed mental health professionals in the Hudson Valley. You can access it at