If you or someone you care about may be at risk of suicide, don't hesitate to reach out for help.
In an immediate, life-threatening situation, call 911.
Northern Virginia jurisdictions
These resources are available to everyone 24/7:
PRS CrisisLink - offer crisis intervention, suicide prevention, and support to individuals in order to foster self-sufficiency by providing problem-solving skills and information on community resources so callers can better cope with emotional trauma, personal and family crises.
Text "CONNECT" to 855-11 to contact PRS CrisisLink..
Call PRS CrisisLink at 703-527-4077.
Children’s Regional Crisis Response : Provides 24-hour rapid response to all youth (17 & younger) facing a mental health and/or substance use crisis. Trained and compassionate counselors provide phone screening and face-to-face assessment, intervention, and support.
SAMHSA National Helpline - SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental health and/or substance use disorders.
Veterans Crisis Line - The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.
Trevor Lifeline - The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth. The Trevor Lifeline provides support to those in crisis, as well as a safe, non-judgmental place to talk.
Trans Lifeline – Trans Lifeline is primarily for transgender people experiencing a crisis. This includes people who may be struggling with their gender identity and are not sure that they are transgender. The Lifeline is not always available 24/7; a schedule is posted at http://hotline.translifeline.org/.
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