Emergency Telephone Numbers
P.S. 37 would like to provide you with any emergency telephone numbers that you may need. Please look at our list of numbers if you need any help.
New York State Child Abuse Hotline
Mandated Reporters….. (800) 635-1522 Non-Mandated Reporters…. (800) 342-3720
National Child Abuse Hotline…..(800) 4-A-CHILD
Hot Line For Youth Programs and Crisis Intervention:
Hot Line for Youth Programs and Crisis Intervention The NYC Youthline (800) 246-4646, staffed by trained "listeners" between the ages of 16-24, gives callers information in several languages on nearby youth programs and provides crisis intervention services.
Prevent Child Abuse New York:
(800) CHILDREN (2-445-3736)
The Hunger Hotline:
Hunger Hotline The Hunger Hotline provides emergency referrals to over 500 soup kitchens and food pantries throughout the City. This automated hotline can provide you with the hours of operation and directions to the emergency feeding program nearest to you.
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children:
(800) THE LOST (843-5678)
NYC Domestic Violence Hotline (English):
NYC Domestic Violence Hotline (Spanish)
Domestic Violence Hotline If you are a victim of domestic violence and want to talk to a trained counselor, call (800) 621-HOPE free, 24 hours a day.
Safe Horizon…………………………………………….(212) 577-7700
New York City Youthline……………………………(800) 246) 4646
NYC Sexual Assault Hotline:
Prevent Child Abuse New York State:
ACS Parent’s & Children’s Rights Unit:
The Samaritans (Suicide Prevention):
Lifenet (Suicide Prevention):
Lifeline (Suicide Prevention):
(800) 273-TALK (8255)
1-800-LIFENET 1-800-LIFENET, a confidential, toll-free help line for New York City residents, is operated by the Mental Health Association of New York City (www.mhaofnyc.org) in partnership with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Alternate numbers are available for Spanish and Chinese callers.
Victim Information Notification Everyday (Vine):
Victim Information Notification Everyday (VINE) The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has a hotline for victims of crimes concerned about the custody status of the person charged in their cases: (888) VINE4NY.
Public Advocate’s Education Hotline:
Health Concerns And Emergencies
Extreme Emergencies ONLY
DEP (Dept. of Environmental Protection)
311Fire (on Staten Island)
KeySpan Energy Emergency