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)


Parent Helpline: 

(800) 342-7472


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):

(800) 621-4673

NYC Domestic Violence Hotline (Spanish)

(800) 942-6908

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:

(212) 227-3000


Prevent Child Abuse New York State:

(518) 445-1273


ACS Parent’s & Children’s Rights Unit:

(212) 676-9421


The Samaritans (Suicide Prevention):

(212) 673-3000


Lifenet (Suicide Prevention):

(212) 352-2400

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


Con Edison Electric Emergency

800-75CON ED


DEP (Dept. of Environmental Protection)
311Fire (on Staten Island)


KeySpan Energy Emergency