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Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7 mental health support to those affected by coronavirus outbreak

Call 1-800-985-5990

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DETROIT – The Disaster Distress Helpline is available to provide crisis counseling to those affected by the coronvirus (COVID-19) outbreak 24 hours a day.

People who need help coping with mental and emotional effects of what is happening can get immediate counseling from specialists. The helpline is available 24/7.

Call 1-800-985-5990 or text 'TalkWithUs’ to 66746 to speak with someone.

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