You Are Not Alone
God cares about you, and we do too
Whatever struggles you are facing, we at Salem want to help. Please reach out to us using the contact information below. You can speak in a confidential and non-judgmental environment to one of our pastors. You may also want to seek help from one or more of the agencies listed here.
What are you dealing with right now?
If you are in danger of being harmed or harming yourself, call 911
Depression and other mental health challenges
If mental health issues like depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, or psychosis are interfering with your life and relationships, there is help. Journey Mental Health Center is one place to start.
If you are in immediate danger, call 911. If you feel that life is not worth living or that nothing will ever get better, talk with someone you trust or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.
Children and families at risk
The Rainbow Project is a nonprofit agency that serves families who are struggling with all kinds of issues. Visit their website to learn about their many programs.
Family or intimate partner violence
No one has the right to hurt you physically or verbally. If you are concerned about yourself or someone you know, help is available at Domestic Abuse Intervention Services.
Do you need to talk with someone about what happened to you? If you are dealing with the aftereffects of rape or sexual assault, contact the Rape Crisis Center in Dane County for help.
Salem United Church of Christ is an Open and Affirming congregation: you and those you love are welcome here. If you have questions or need help, The Trevor Project is a nationwide resource.
Did you know that you can call 211 or visit 211.org online to find help for all kinds of issues? 211.org is a non-profit organization that serves as a clearing house for a wide variety of helping agencies.
Talk with a pastor
Whatever you are going through, talking with a pastor can help you find peace of mind and spirit. Come as you are! You are welcome here. Call or email the church office to schedule time with a pastor.