Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Agency (SAPTA)

24/7 SAPTA Substance Use Assistance Duty Officer

For emergency placements, please call (775) 784-8090 or (800) 273-8255 to reach the officer on duty.  For all other non-emergency inquires, please call our main line at (775) 684-4190.

    24/7 Crisis Support

    Crisis Call Center's 24-hour crisis line is here to provide a safe, non-judgmental source of support for individuals in any type of crisis. In addition to a 24-hour crisis hotline, Crisis Call Center also offers crisis intervention through text messaging. 

    • Crisis Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 or Text CARE to 839863
    • Sexual Assault/Domestic Abuse Hotline: 1-775-221-7600 or Text SASS to 839863
    • Elder Abuse/ Child Abuse: 1-833-803-1183
    • Substance Abuse Help Line: 1-775-825-4357 or toll free 1-800-450-9530


    The Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment Agency (SAPTA) administers programs and activities that provide community-based prevention and treatment. SAPTA manages the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SAPT Block Grant).  The SAPT Block Grant consists of federal dollars provided to states for specific alcohol and drug abuse programs. The program receives community input and recommendations through the Substance Abuse Advisory Board. 

    Official Guidance for Continuation Subgrantees of the Substance Abuse Block Grant - Primary Prevention Set-Aside Funding October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019

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    SAPTA Strategic Plan

    Nevada's Behavioral Health Community Integration Strategic Plan

    Proposed Amendments to NAC 458


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