Suicide Prevention

Do you or someone you know need more information about suicide? Here is a list of hotlines and web sites that offer counseling and resources to help prevent suicide:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Counselors are available 24 hours a day at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or TTY: 1-800-799-4TTY (4889). A confidential online chat is also available at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Red Nacional de Prevencion del Suicidio: Call the 24-hour hotline at 1-888-628-9454

Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline: Call the 1-800-273-TALK (8255) hotline and press 1

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender or Questioning Youth (LGBTQ): Call The Trevor Hotline toll-free 24 hours a day at 1-866-488-7386

NorthStar/North Texas Behavioral Health Authority: 1201 Richardson Drive, Suite 270, Richardson, TX 75080. The 24-hour crisis hotline is at 866-260-8000 or go to www.ntbha.org

The Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas: Call the 24-hour hotline at 214-828-1000 to speak to a trained counselor or go to the website www.sccenter.org