In crisis or seeking emotional support? Call or text 988, or chat with us online at

Information about mental health and suicide prevention can sometimes include language you might not be familiar with. These terms are used commonly when talking about suicide prevention.

Click here if you have hearing loss or for TTY users dial 711 then 988

If you are a Veteran or service member with hearing loss, or any person concerned about someone who is, there are several ways to contact the Veterans Crisis Line:

Text with a Veterans Crisis Line responder – Send a text message to 838255
Online chat with a Veterans Crisis Line responder – Click here

Anyone could be struggling with suicide. Find more specific resources below.

Updated within the last 3 months.