Everyone deserves a compassionate, equitable, effective mental health response during a crisis. It’s here! 988, the new 3-digit number for mental health, substance use and suicide crises is available nationwide for calls and text.
What to expect when you contact 988:
- you’ll be connected to a Lifeline network crisis center
- a trained crisis counselor will answer your phone call, text or chat and provide support
- your call is confidential
If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health, substance use or suicide crisis you can call or text 24/7. For more information visit reimaginecrisis.org
If you are not experiencing a crisis, but are seeking information, resources, referrals and support please reach out to the NAMI helpline at 1-800-950-6264 available Mon-Fri 10am-10pm ET