Toll-free Numbers

Missouri Department of Mental Health, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Referral to a treatment center. 800-575-7480.

Missouri Tobacco Quitline

A toll-free, proactive telephone smoking cessation counseling quitline. 800-QUITNOW (800-784-8669). Any Missourian who uses tobacco and would like assistance with quitting will be provided, without charge, at least one counseling session and self-help materials. Missouri physicians can also call for free medical consultation on tobacco dependence treatment, as well as explanation of available quitline counseling services. For additional information, visit: Smoking and Tobacco.

National Domestic Violence Hotline

800-799-SAFE (800-799-7233)


Missouri’s information and referral telephone line for maternal, child and family health services. 800-TEL-LINK or (800-835-5465).

Teratogen Information Services

A toll-free number with information about the effects of exposure to substances or diseases that may influence the development of an unborn baby. 866-626-6847.

Additional Information

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

March of Dimes

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists