Community Resources

Crisis Lines

Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273- TALK (8255)

Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

AA: 318-865-2172 Al Anon: 318-683-1399

NA: 318-677-8862

Gambling Hotline: 1-877-770-7867

Louisiana Substance Abuse Helpline 1-877-664-2248

Psychiatric and Dependency Assistance

Steps Detox Program: 318-222-1289

LSUSHC Emergency Room: 318-675-6885

Shreveport Mental Health Center: # during office hours- 318-676-5111, # after office hours- Adults 1-866-416-5370, Kids 1-800-820-6143

Samaritan Counseling: 318-221-6121

Center for Families: 318-222-0759

David Raines Community Center: 318-425-2252

Emergency Housing

Providence House: 318-221-7887 Crisis Line: 318-698-7273

Salvation Army: 318-424-3200

Shreveport/ Bossier Rescue Mission: 318-227-2868

Other Agencies

La. Office of Addictive Disorders: 318-632-2040

La. Office of Community Services: 318-676-7100 (Services include child protection and elderly protection)

Legal Services of Northwest Louisiana: 318-222-7281

Center of RecoveryŚCORE: 318-424-HELP (4357) (A residential facility offering treatment to those struggling with gambling problems.)

La. Association on Compulsive Gambling (LACG): 318-934-4178 (Outpatient Program and Counseling)

Disability Resources (links also available on BPCC’s disabilities services page)

New Horizons: 318-869-4300

Families Helping Families: 318-226-4541

Louisiana Rehabilitation Service: open new browser window or tab


If you cannot find the services you need a good place to start is Centerpoint, a local resource and information service. Telephone # 211 or 318-227-2100

In case of emergency please call 911 or go to your closest emergency room.