If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, get help! If you don't find the help you need right away, keep trying, there IS hope!

National Phone/Text:

    Police (request CIT Officer): 911

    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

       TTY 1-800-799-4889     Spanish/Español: 1-888-628-9454

    Veteran's Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 press 1 or text to 838255

    HOPELINE: Text “HOPELINE” to 741741

    Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Crisis Line ages 13-24): 866-488-7386


    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

    National Crisis Textline www.crisistextline.org

    Suicide Prevention Resource Center www.sprc.org

    National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention www.actionalallianceforsuicideprevention.org

    American Association for Suicidology www.suicidology.org

    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention www.afsp.org

    National American Indian/Alaska Natives Hope for Life Day Toolkit www.actionallianceforsuicideprevention.org/hope-life-day

    SAMHSA Suicide Prevention Resources for American Indians and Alaska Natives


    The Trevor Project (especially for LGBTQ Youth) www.thetrevorproject.org

    Black Girls Smile www.blackgirlssmile.org/resources

    SAMHSA Suicide Prevention Among Hispanic Populations


 Wisconsin Phone/Text:

    Police (request CIT Officer): 911

    Central WI FREE & Confidential Information & Referrals: 211

    In Portage County: 1-866-317-9362

    National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Portage-Wood Counties: 715-544-9653

WI Websites:

    Prevent Suicide Wisconsin http://www.preventsuicidewi.org

    WI Department of Public Instruction, Suicide Prevention Page https://dpi.wi.gov/sspw/mental-health/youth-suicide-prevention

    WI Safe and Health Schools Center, Suicide Prevention Resources http://www.wishschools.org/resources/suicidepreventionresources.cfm

    Wisconsin Interactive Statistics on Health Query System www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/wish/index.htm

    Zero Suicide in Wisconsin www.preventsuicidewi.org/zero-suicide