Address: New York, NY 10001
Toll Free Phone: 800-273-8255
Eligibility: Open to everyone.
Services Provided: Suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number routes callers to the nearest accredited crisis center in the caller's area. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline calls are answered by staff at over 160 certified crisis centers across the United States who provide callers with crisis counseling and mental health referrals. Crisis Chat Service routes chat visitors to a subnetwork of crisis centers accredited in providing online emotional support at: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/GetHelp/LifelineChat.aspx
Provider Profiles: SafeUT smartphone App. A text and tip line provides real-time crisis intervention to youth through texting and a confidential tip program. Licensed clinicians in a 24/7 CrisisLine call center respond to all incoming chats, texts, and calls by providing: supportive or crisis counseling, suicide prevention, and referral services. 1-800 273-8255
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