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When Should I Call an Addiction Helpline?

If you or someone you know needs immediate help for a life-threatening situation or is at risk for harming themselves or others, call 9-1-1 immediately. 911 operators can immediately dispatch the proper response drawing from local resources. They’re best equipped to handle imperative crises. When should you call an addiction helpline instead? An addiction helpline…