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United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Crisis Line

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

Distance: 1231 Miles

(800) 273-8255

Website

http://www.mentalhealth.va.gov/suicide_prevention

Service Details

Description

Crisis lines provide immediate support to help ensure a person's safety and help them take the next steps toward resolving a problem.


Crisis intervention hotlines/helplines are available through telephone, email, chat, text or other communication methods.


Additional Information

This toll-free, confidential resource connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring VA responders.


* Veterans and their loved ones can call (800) 273-8255 and Press 1, send a text message to 838255 or chat online.
* Take a self-check quiz.
* Use their resource locator to discover the suicide prevention resources in your area, including VA medical centers and Suicide Prevention Coordinators.
* Visit the Military Crisis Line if you are Active Duty, Reserve or National Guard.
* For support for deaf and hard of hearing call (800) 799-4889.


Features

  • Specialization
    • Veteran 

Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Crisis Line - Veteran Crisis / Suicide Prevention (800) 273-8255
Toll Free (800) 827-1000

Last Update

5/21/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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