988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
Our hotline helps prevent suicide by giving free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you and loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
This is an ongoing program.
The 988 Lifeline is available 24/7.
No application or registration needed.
The program serves people at their homes or wherever it is needed or online.
- In-person only.
The 988 Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness.