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Resources for Families in Crisis

Childhelp USA

This national hotline is for kids, parents, and others who are concerned about childhood abuse. (800-4-A-CHILD or 480-922-8212)

Child Protection Services of North Dakota

Offered are counseling, investigation, and protection of children who are at risk in their homes. (701-241-5765)

First Link

This is a suicide and crisis hotline and community resource network. (701-235-SEEK or

Men’s Domestic Violence/Batterers Group

This is a psychological education group for male batterers and meets for two hours a week in Moorhead. (218-233-7524)

National Domestic Abuse Hotline

This hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in all 50 states. (800-799-7233)

Prairie St. John’s

Prairie at St. John's treats mental illness, chemical dependency, and suicidal tendencies in children, adolescents, adults, and their families. Assessment and referrals are available 24 hours/7 days a week. (877-333-9565)

Rape & Abuse Crisis Center

The center offers crisis counseling and intervention, including school counselors in every middle, junior high, and high school in the F-M area. (701-293-7273)

Red River Children’s Advocacy Center

This is a child-friendly coordination of services: helping children at risk. (701-234-4580)

Sexual Abuse Treatment Program

The program is a counseling and recovery program for sexual offenders. Contact Mike at the Southeast Human Service Center. (701-298-4500)

Valley Christian Counseling Center

Skilled, compassionate counseling in harmony with Biblical Christianity is offered. (701-232-6224)

The Village Family Service Center

The center offers counseling and recovery for individuals and families. Day and evening appointments are available on a sliding-fee scale. (800-627-8220)

VOICES in Action (Victims Of Incest Can Emerge Survivors)

VOICES provides assistance to young adult and adult victims of child sexual abuse. (


Runaway services include crisis intervention, emergency shelter for students, peer support groups, and family crisis counseling. (701-232-8558)

YWCA Women & Children’s Shelter

This is transitional housing for women and children in crisis, free counseling referrals, free childcare for residents, job loss programs, career counseling. (701-232-3449)