SAMHSA Announces New Suicide and Crisis Lifeline Number: 988
If you need suicide or mental-health related crisis support, or are worried about someone else, please call or text 1-800-273-8255 or visit the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and you can chat with a trained crisis counselor. After July 16, you can dial 988 for support.
The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness. For more information visit: https://988lifeline.org/
Staff contact: firstname.lastname@example.org