By calling 1-800-RUNAWAY or 1-800-786-2929, you will immediately share your story with a compassionate person and build a plan together.
Our live chat service may be an easier way for you to tell your story to a compassionate person and build a plan together.
Email us questions about what is going on in your life and we will respond within two hours.
Post questions or thoughts to the NRS forum and invite others to share their experiences with you.
We're Here 24/7.
The National Runaway Safeline (NRS) is here to listen whether you are thinking of running away or already have. Our services are confidential and nonjudgmental.
NRS can offer you support and help connect you to the right resources for your family.
Explore our resources for educators and youth service providers, including our free Runaway Prevention Curriculum.
NRS has produced a ten year trend analysis on connections to its crisis hotline and online services.