Signs that someone may need help
If someone you know is showing any of the following signs:
- withdrawing or isolating
- sleeping too little or too much
- increasing use of alcohol and/or drugs
- showing rage
- talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain
- talking about seeking revenge
Please don’t wait, connect them to help by calling the 24/7 Crisis Line at 1-800-223-8913 for assistance.
How you can help
Ask them if they are considering suicide, remain calm, listen and stay with them until help is reached through local mental health professionals at LifeSkills Adult/Children’s Crisis Stabilization unit by contacting the crisis line. Help can also be reached by calling the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.