According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Arizona Department of Health Services (AZDHS), suicide is the eighth leading cause of death in Arizona, higher than the U.S. average; nationally, suicide ranks 10th.
In a time of crisis, know what to do, and where to get help – for a family member, friend or neighbor, coworker, even for yourself.
Save these contacts in your phone and share them to build awareness:
Call or Text 602-248-8336
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE
En Español 1-888-628-9454,
or text the word TALK to 741741 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
MENTAL CRISIS - AFTER JULY 16, 2022
This will become the new, nationwide three-digit number for Americans in crisis to connect with suicide prevention and mental health counselors.
HOPELINE TEXT SERVICE:
Text “HOPELINE” to 741741
ATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE:
1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or text "LOVEIS" to 22522
NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS ASSOCIATION (NEDA) HELPLINE:
SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA) NATIONAL HELPLINE:
TEEN CRISIS LINE:
310-855-4673 or text TEEN to 839863
THE TREVOR PROJECT (LGBTQ CRISIS AND SUICIDE HOTLINE):
1-866-488-7386 or text START to 678678
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS CRISIS LINE:
NAMI NATIONAL WARMLINE DIRECTORY
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