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You are not alone.

Over 2 million people across the United States have called our 988 Lifeline since it started back in July 2022.  Reach out today to speak with one of our highly trained counselors. It's confidential and free.


Click on the icons below to be directed to the contact method of your choice. 

The new suicide help line is known as the 988 Lifeline.


Anyone who is depressed, going through a hard time, needs to talk, or is thinking about suicide can use this service. The crisis counselors are here to listen and support you through whatever difficult times you may be facing.

Text the 988 Help line to talk to someone


Text 988 to start your conversation.  One of our counselors will be available to respond to you.  You do not have to tell us who you are or when you are located. This is a great option to get support if you are not a fan of talking over the phone.

Chat with someone using the 988 Lifeline.


Click on the icon to the left to be directed to our chat feature.  Fill out the brief, then click submit.  Someone will respond promptly to your message. 

We are here for you. 

We strive to ensure you get the help you need.  There are lots of resources out there which will connect you to the help you need.  Our 988 Lifeline is a great place to start.  When you call, you speak with someone confidentially about your feelings, thoughts, and emotions.  It’s ok to talk and even cry. 


"There is no reason for you to go through

difficult times on your own."

Our goal is to provide support and help you find options to move forward.


If you are concerned that you may be in danger of hurting yourself, please call 988 right away.  If you prefer to communicate via text, you can text 988 as well. We are available 24/7.  


Please know you are never a bother, nor should you be concerned that your call is inconvenient.  We are here to talk you through your feelings and help you create a plan to keep you safe.

Down below you will also find links to additional resources, podcasts, meditations, and books to provide you with the tools you need to create a brighter future.  We encourage you to find an option that feels good to you.

988 Help line offers trained counselors
988 help line is free and private

Quick Facts

  • 988 Lifeline is free.  You can call 24/7 and do not have to share your location or identity.

  • Services are available nationwide in all 50 states.

  • If your local call center is busy, you will be transferred to the next available location.

  • Translation services are available for over 150 languages.

  • The 988 Lifeline is for everyone regardless of age, race, or cultural background.  We frequently receive calls from teens, adults, and even veterans.

  • Over 100,000 individuals contact one of our counselors each month.

  • 80% of crises are resolved over the phone.

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Additional Resources


Studies show that music and sounds can impact the brain and one's overall emotional state.  Below you will find four short meditations to promote...

A calm and relaxed mind

Slow down one's heartbeat

Reduce blood pressure

Positively shift one's mood, emotions, and feelings

Bring overall peace and calm.

Place your cursor over mediation and let it play over and over.  We recommend you listen to the audio with your eyes closed.  Take slow deep breaths and, if you can, focus on something that brings you joy.  That may be a pet, hobby, activity or special person in your life.  You may find yourself more relaxed within moments. 

Audio 1

Audio 2

Audio 3

Audio 4


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Call or text the 988 Lifeline for help
Focus on the Family Link
Christian Family Solutions link
Celebrate Recovery Link
Christian Mental Health Initiative resources
Stephens Ministry mental health resources

Reading Resources

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Additional Words of Wisdom

"Everything can change in the blink of an eye.  But don't worry; God never blinks."

"Get rid of anything that isn't useful, beautiful, or joyful"

"It is never too late to have a happy childhood.  But the second one is up to you."

"When it comes to going after what you love in life, don't take no for an answer."

"Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, and wear the fancy lingerie. Don't save it for a special occasion.  Today is special." 

"Over prepare, then go with the flow."

"No one is in charge of your happiness, but you."

Frame every so-called disaster with these words, "In five years, will this matter?"

"Always choose life."

"Forgive everyone everything."

"What other people think of you is none of your business."

"Time heals everything.  Give it time."

"However good or bad a situation is, it will change."

"Don't take yourself so seriously.  No one else does."

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