In Crisis?

Being informed about what you can do in a crisis situation will make it easier for you to effectively get help for someone in a psychiatric crisis.

If you or someone else needs support, a trained crisis counselor can be reached by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or by texting TALK to 741741.

  • Personas que hablan español, llamen a the Lifeline al 888-682-9454.
  • For teens, call the TEEN LINE at 310-855-4673 or text TEEN to 839863.
  • For veterans, call the Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) and press 1.
  • For LGBTQ youth, call The Trevor Project at 866-488-7386 or text START to 678678.
  • For transgender people, call the Trans Lifeline at 877-565-8860.
  • For people who are deaf or hard of hearing, call the Lifeline at 800-799-4889.
  • For law enforcement personnel, call the COPLINE at 800-267-5463.
  • For other first responders, call the Fire/EMS Helpline at 888-731-FIRE (3473).

In an emergency or in need of immediate help, dial 911