SUICIDE PREVENTION

CRISIS TEXT LINE " 4HOPE" TO 741-741

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE 1-800-273-8255 (TALK)

THE TREVOR PROJECT   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, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.

Veterans Crisis Line   1-800-273-8255 (TALK) Press 1The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource available to any Veteran, even if they are not enrolled in VA health care or registered with VA. Care does not end when the conversation is over. The Veterans Crisis Line can connect Veterans to their local suicide prevention coordinators (SPC), who follow up to coordinate care.

Copline  1-800-267-5463 (COPLINE) a not-for-profit 501(c)3 dedicated to serving active and retired law enforcement officers and their loved ones by providing CONFIDENTIAL 24/7 trained retired officers for callers that are dealing with various stressors law enforcement careers encounter both on and off the job. Whether it is just a “bad day” or a crisis we are here to listen. We are able to assist with a referral to a culturally competent mental health professional.

Life Is Better With You Here  According to the “Ring the Alarm: the Crisis of Black Youth Suicide in America,” report,  self-reported suicide attempts rose by 73% between 1991-2017 for Black high school students who took the national Youth Risk Behavior Survey, while injuries by attempt rose by 122% for Black adolescent males. This information indicates  that suicide was the second leading cause of death and in 2017. We can no longer turn a blind eye to mental health challenges and suicide. Life is better with you here and we want to help you.

Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation

American Association of Suicidology  

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Police1 Suicide prevention resources for First Responders