24-hour Hotlines


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK) | website
Veterans in crisis, press “1” to be directed to local VA resources
Deaf, hard of hearing TTY and chat options here
En Español, call 1-888-628-9454


Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741-741 | website


Lifeline Crisis Chat

Visit their website to learn more and chat

Helplines & Resources

The following list includes many local 24-hour hotlines along with support for suicide survivors, suicide prevention, and suicide statistics.

American Association of Suicidology

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Befrienders Worldwide

The Columbia Lighthouse Project

Covenant House (The 9 Line)
(800) 999-9999

Families for Depression Awareness

The Friendship Line

I’m Alive

International Suicide Hotline Listings

LGBT National Hotline

National Parent Helpline

National Runaway Switchboard
(800) 621-4000


Sage LQBT Elder Hotline

Safe Place

Self-harm Hotline

7 Cups

Suicide Hotline Listing by State

Suicide Prevention Action Network USA

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

The Trevor Project

UCLA School Mental Health Project: Hotlines for suicide prevention and other crisis resources

ULifeLine: Resources for college mental health

Vets Prevail

Supporting your recovery during the COVID-19 crisis

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