We are still providing services. We are not closed. 
Call our hotline if you need help. (631) 329-2200

Adjustments to COVID-19: Our hotline is still answered seven days a week, 24 hours a day. Call whenever you need us.

24 Hour Hotline: 631-329-2200

Deaf Crisis Line: 321-800-3323 or Text HAND to 839863

The Retreat offers a crisis intervention hotline available 24 hours per day.  Staff and trained volunteers link callers to our shelter, police, emergency health, and other needed services while providing supportive listening, basic information, and referrals. Hotline services are available in over 200 languages including

Interpretation services are available for most languages including American Sign Language.


3476 Calls

Our 24-hour, multilingual hotline is free & confidential.

In addition to hotline calls, The Retreat received 2318 police reports.

Outreach is made through local police, religious organizations, medical & dental providers.