National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, the Lifeline network is available 24/7 across the United States. You can call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or chat. https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
Crisis Text Line
Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the U.S. to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Crisis Text Line trains volunteers to support people in crisis. With over 79 million messages processed to date, they are growing quickly, but so is the need. https://www.crisistextline.org/
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25. The Trevor Lifeline is a crisis intervention and suicide prevention phone service available 24/7 at 1-866-488-7386. TrevorText is available by texting “START” to 678678. https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/
TrevorSpace is an online international peer-to-peer community for LGBTQ young people and their friends. https://www.trevorspace.org/
Trans Lifeline is a national trans-led 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to improving the quality of trans lives by responding to the critical needs of our community with direct service, material support, advocacy, and education. Fighting the epidemic of trans suicide and improving overall life-outcomes of trans people the Trans Lifeline facilitates justice-oriented, collective community aid. Their peer support hotline is run by and for trans people. The line is available daily from 7 a.m.–1 a.m. PST / 9 a.m.–3 a.m. CST / 10 a.m.–4 a.m. EST. Volunteers may be available during off hours. Call 877-565-8860 to speak to someone now. https://translifeline.org/
Veterans Crisis Line
The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. The caring, qualified responders at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping veterans of all ages and circumstances; many of the responders are veterans themselves. If you’re a veteran in crisis or concerned about one, there are caring, qualified VA responders standing by to help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 or text 838255. https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/
Students have access to support 24/7 by calling (602)248-8336 (TEEN). To address additional needs and changed schedules during the pandemic, Teen Lifeline has also expanded the hours teens can text the hotline rather than calling. They can text to the same number from noon to 9PM Monday through Friday, or from 3PM to 9PM Saturday and Sunday. Teen Lifeline also has many other resources on their website including help for parents and help for teens. https://teenlifeline.org/
24 Hour Crisis Mobile Team
Staff provides services including crisis assessment, intervention, counseling, information and referrals, linkage with appropriate mental health services for ongoing treatment, and follow up. Call the Crisis Mobile Team at (866) 495-6735.
Crisis Response Network
Trained crisis intervention specialists are available around the clock, every day of the year, to help over the phone. If your crisis cannot be solved over the phone, CRN may dispatch mobile clinicians to meet you where you are. Call CRN at 602-222-9444.
International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP)
IASP is dedicated to preventing suicidal behavior, alleviating its effects and providing a forum for academics, mental health professionals, crisis workers, volunteers and suicide survivors. IASP now includes professionals and volunteers from more than fifty different countries. IASP is a Non-Governmental Organization concerned with suicide prevention. Call the USA Hopeline at 1-800-784-2433.
Suicide/Crisis Hotlines by County
Pima County — 1-800-796-6762 • 520-622-6000
Gila River/Ak-Chin Indian Community — 1-800-259-3449
Mohave, Coconino, Apache, Navajo and Yavapai Counties — 1-877-756-4090