United States

Emergency: 911
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1- 800-799-7233
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE (800-784-2433)
Lifeline Crisis Chat (Online live messaging): http://www.crisischat.org/
Crisis Text Line: Text “START” TO 741-741
Self-Harm Hotline: 1-800-DONT CUT (1-800-366-8288)
Family Violence Helpline: 1-800-996-6228
National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependency Hope Line: 1-800-622-2255
National Crisis Line – Anorexia and Bulimia: 1-800-233-4357
GLBT Hotline: 1-888-843-4564
TREVOR Crisis Hotline: 1-866-488-7386
Veterans Crisis Line: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net
Suicide Prevention Wiki: http://suicideprevention.wikia.com

Selected Resources

If you or someone you know is in a crisis, don’t use this site. These resources can provide you with immediate help.

The Suicide Prevention Resource Center(SPRC) is funded by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSA) and provides materials and training to increase suicide prevention knowledge. Publications include The Role of High School Teachers in Preventing Suicideand a toolkitfor use in preventing suicide in high schools.

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education(SAVE) is dedicated to the prevention of suicide and offers a Smart Schoolsprogram, student activities, and opportunities for involvement is suicide prevention awareness.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention(AFSP) offers an interactive online screening tool* to connect to students and encourage them to utilize available mental health services before a crisis emerges.

If you or anyone you know needs help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


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*Used with permission from AFSP.