Resources. Organizations, Links & Important Numbers.
Suicide Prevention & Self Harm
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is the nation’s leading organization in the research for suicide prevention, education, and advocacy around the issue.
Suicide Risk Factors & Warning Signs (via AFSP.org)
Twitter Suicide Risk & Self Harm Reporting Process (only available in the United States)
Lifeline & Hotline Services
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
Trevor Project (National) 1-866-488-7386
Founded in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award®-winning short film TREVOR, The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.
Lines for Life is a non-profit dedicated to preventing substance abuse and suicide because they touch so many families in our society. We have served thousands of people with addiction, mental health and suicide intervention services, treatment referral and drug prevention education.
Military Helpline 1-888-457-4838
The Military Helpline is here with free and confidential crisis intervention and sensitivity to military-specific issues 24/7.
Peer-to-peer crisis line for teens about bullying, substance abuse, depression, self-harm, dating violence and other issues. Online chat is available at OregonYouthline.org. Texting option also available by texting teen2teen to 839863.
Alcohol & Drug Helpline 1-800-923-4357
Provides crisis intervention treatment referral and chemical dependency information.