Elders Services Guide

Elders Services Guide

EMERGENCY RESOURCES - Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

Resource Phone Number
Family Safety Program (FSP) Protective Services for Adults and Children 24-Hour Hotline 828-497-4131
Cherokee Indian Police Department 828-359-6600
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians DV / SA Program 24-Hour Crisis Line 828-359-6830


Resource Phone Number
Family Abuse Services 24-Hour Crisis Line 828-226-5985
Alzheimer’s Association 24-Hour Hotline 800-272-3900
National Domestic Violence 24-Hour Hotline 800-799-7233
National 24-Hour Helpline for Substance Abuse 877-726-4727
National Suicide Prevention 24-Hour Hotline 800-273-8255


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