Suicide Prevention Hotline - National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides suicide prevention services available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress by phone and chat. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number routes callers to the nearest accredited crisis center in the caller's area. Calls are answered by staff at over 150 certified crisis centers across the United States who provide callers with crisis counseling and mental health referrals. Crisis Chat Service routes chat visitors to a subnetwork of crisis centers accredited in providing online emotional support.
LocationOut of State
Geographical AreaNationwide, Statewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for assistance or visit the website to chat online.
Helpful TipsChat available at:

For the Veterans Crisis Line, call the main number and press 1. Tele-Interpreters service is also available to our crisis centers, which supports over 150 languages.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Language Line Available
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation 24 hours/7 days a week (Crisis Line, Chat)
Contact Information
Unable to plot address.
Contact's Phone 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
Physical Site Address 1 Confidential
Main Phone 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
Hotline Phone 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
TDD Phone 1-800-799-4889 (TTY)
Other Phone 1-888-628-9454 (Spanish Line)
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Affiliated Program: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
This Service: Suicide Prevention Hotline - National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Internet Based Crisis Intervention (RP-1500.3350)
Suicide Prevention Hotlines (RP-1500.1400-800)