Keeping people alive and safe, helping them through crises, connecting them with relevant community resources.
Website: Contact Lifeline
In Delaware: (800) 262-9800
Contact TeenLine: (855) 517-1500. A safe place for teens to talk. Open Friday-Sunday 5:30-9:30pm.
Crisis Text Line by Contact Lifeline
Free emotional support and information. Text “CLL” to 741741 between 5:30pm and 9:30pm to reach the hotline listeners. Others are available outside this time. Check the website for additional information.
Website: Crisis Text Line
Flyer: Crisis Text Line Flyer
Lifelines: A Suicide Awareness and Responsiveness Program for Teens
A whole-school based program that educates students about suicide and their role in suicide prevention. Providing information on where to find suicide prevention resources in the school and community.
Website: Lifelines Program
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Providing free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Engaging in a variety of initiatives to improve crisis services and advance suicide prevention.
Suicide Prevention LifeLine: (800) 273-8255
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
Helping to reduce the number of youth suicides and attempted suicides by encouraging public awareness through the development and promotion of educational training programs.
Website: The Society for The Prevention of Teen Suicide
Not My Kid Video
Do you have a child between the ages of 12 and 18? What every parent should know about the risk for teen suicide.
A 17 minute video that asks and answers questions about teen suicide and whether or not your child may be at risk … and what to do about it if so. Video courtesy of The Society for The Prevention of Teen Suicide.