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Suicide prevention support and mental health resources available in US

There are many resources available in Michigan and nationally to assist those who need help or suspect someone they know is in need of help.

Below is a graphic showing some suicide warning signs.

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, 911 should be called.

Phone and web resources:

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255

A 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources

Crisis Text Line Text HOME to 741741

A free, 24/7 text line for people in crisis

National Hopeline Network 800-784-2433

A helpline and online chat resource

The Trevor Project 866-488-7386

A phone number, online chat and text resource for LGBTQ people between the ages of 13-24

Veterans Crisis Line 800-273-8255, press 1

A free, 24/7, confidential hotline, online chat and text resource for veterans and their families. Send a text message to 838255 for help via text.

Michigan-Wayne County Crisis and Referral Line 800-241-4949

24/7 free, confidential crisis counseling, suicide prevention, and information and referral services

 

For a full list of crisis lines and websites, treatment resources and support groups by state, visit twloha.com/local-resources.

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Amber Ainsworth

Amber is a Web Producer for ClickOnDetroit and graduated from the University of Michigan-Dearborn with a Journalism and Screen Studies degree. She is a writer and photographer who covers music and local beer, when she's not covering news. Amber is also a member of the Michigan National Guard.