If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, call the City of New York’s NYCWELL 24/7 hotline at 1-888-692-9355 for immediate assistance.
Driving for-hire in New York City is a high-stress job. Don’t go through it alone. We’re here to help. If you are looking for ways to achieve greater wellness, consider taking advantage of the following FREE benefits for for-hire vehicle drivers provided by the Independent Drivers Guild with the support of the Black Car Fund:
- FREE Weekly Discussion Circles where you can get support from fellow drivers and learn new skills for achieving wellness. Circles focus on stress management, relationships, life planning, and social issues. Sign up for an upcoming circle below!
- FREE Individual, Couple, and Family Counseling. Click here to fill out a confidential interest form online or call our hotline at 833-814-8590 and say you would like to sign up. We will then follow up to schedule an appointment. Counselors can help you access free benefits and services, and counseling can help you build healthy relationships, gain confidence, confront fears, cope with grief, and overcome other challenges life throws in our path.
- FREE Classes on Financial Planning, Chauffeur Training, Know Your Rights When You Get a Ticket (coming soon), ESL (coming soon), and more. See our classes page for details.