988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
By Member Stacy Shank
July 20, 2022

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States.

The 988 Lifeline

988 is now active across the United States. This new, shorter phone number will make it easier for people to remember and access mental health crisis services. (Please note, the previous 1-800-273-TALK (8255) number will continue to function indefinitely.) Click below to learn more about 988.

Hyperlinks: 988 Lifeline
Attachment National Suicide Prevention Fact Sheet AFSP-Hill-Day-2017-1-pager.pdf  (594k)