If you or someone you know is in a life-threatening crisis call 911
National Crisis Resources
If you or someone you know is struggling with thoughts of suicide, use one of these resources that are available 24/7/365 days a year.
Dial 988 - National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Online Chat – Lifeline Chat
Veteran's Crisis Resources
Dial 988 Press 1- Veteran's Crisis Line
Text to 838255
Local Crisis Resources
800-336-0341 – Riverwood Center (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Children's Mobile Crisis Line - 269-934-0747 (Download brochure for more information)
The Trevor Project provides 24/7 crisis support services to LGBTQ young people. Text, chat, or call anytime to reach a trained counselor.
International Suicide Hotlines
Social Media Suicide Prevention Links
First Aid for Attempted Suicides-First-aid recommendations for each of the most common methods of attempted suicide.
If you or someone you know needs help dealing with suicidal thoughts or suicidal grief but are not in crisis, visit our Local Resource page to learn more about options to get help.
The Berrien County Suicide Prevention Coalition does not offer crisis counseling or emergency services. The diagnosis and treatment of depression and other psychiatric disorders should be performed by health care professionals. The information on this site is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to replace the advice and counsel of your doctor or other health care provider. Any response by the Berrien County Suicide Prevention Coalition does not constitute counseling services in any way.
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