Athlete Helpline

This helpline is designed to assist athletes, parents, coaches, and any allies interested in ensuring physical and mental safety for sports communities by offering confidential emotional support, crisis intervention, informational athlete-focused resources, and guidance related to concerns about any type of abuse—including hazing.

  • Specialized sports crisis counselors available Mon-Fri, 12pm-8pm PST
  • Calls outside of business hours are routed to the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline available 24/7.


Courage First Athlete Helpline is presented by the Foundation for Global Sports Development/Sidewinder Films and the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline.