Frequently Asked Questions

20. How can I get immediate help if I am in a crisis?

If you are thinking about harming yourself or attempting suicide, tell someone who can help immediately. Call your doctor, call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room.

You can also call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255; TTY: 1-800-799-4TTY (4889) to speak to a trained counselor at a suicide crisis center nearest you.