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Crisis Services

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Crisis Text Line

Contact: Text HOME to 741741
Population Served:

Anyone in crisis in the U.S.

To provide access to free, 24/7 support and information via text.

  • Trained crisis counselors volunteer to support people in crisis.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Contact: 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
Population Served:

Anyone thinking about suicide or worried about someone in distress, in the U.S.

To provide free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States.

  • Help is available via phone or via live chat through the website.