Suicide and Mental Health
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
A 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis. Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433).
National Hopeline Network
Trained crisis line workers answer calls 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call 1-800-442-HOPE (4673).
The only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis and suicide prevention helpline for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth. Call 1-866-488-7386.
An online community for teens and young adults struggling with mental health problems. Share personal stories and get support. If you need to talk, call 1-800-273-TALK. Para la información en español, chasque aquí.
SAMHSA Treatment Locator
Links to services and treatment locations for substance use and mental health issues. SAMHSA is the Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration.
District of Columbia Department of Behavioral Health
Provides mental health services to teens. Call 202-698-1838 or visit 821 Howard Road SE.
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