VIDEO Veterans Crisis Line: Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one?

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one?

Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.

HOW TO CONNECT WITH A RESPONDER

Call

1-800-273-8255

and Press 1

Text838255

Support for deaf and hard of hearing

1-800-799-4889

This free support is
    • Confidential
    • Available every day, 24/7
And serves
  • All Veterans
  • All Service members
  • National Guard and Reserve
  • Their family members and friends

https://www.veteranscrisisline.net

 

Start the Conversation: New Tools for Veteran Suicide Prevention

Use this toolkit to find information about common issues that many Veterans face, as well as concrete steps to help you support a Veteran who may be dealing with emotional distress or at risk for suicide.

OR

Start the Conversation Toolkit Topics

Browse through topic pages for the relevant Veteran suicide prevention tools.

About VA

Warning Signs & Support

Conditions

Life Experiences

Safety Planning

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