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Local Programs

Washington University Police Department

  • Number: 314-935-5555

  • WUPD provides aid and medical support to individuals involved in scenario pertaining to self-harm. Crisis trained police officers are available to help.

Behavioral Health Response (BHR) Crisis Hotline

  • Number: 800-811-4760

  • WebsiteBHR

  • Behavioral Health Response is a professionally staffed, accredited clinical call center that provides expert behavioral health and crisis response services 24/7.

National Programs

Life Crisis

  • Crisis line (24/7): 314-647-4357

  • Business line: 314-647-3100

  • Life Crisis offers a 24 hour suicide and crisis hotline, general referrals, brief therapy over the phone, and case management. Life Crisis helps people struggling with depression, suicide, grief, stress, domestic violence, relationship problems, and other challenges.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

  • Crisis Line: 800-784-2433

Trevor Project

  • Crisis line (24/7): 866-488-7386

  • Chat (by text)– see hours available online: 202-304-1200

  • Website: The Trevor Project

  • Online crisis chat available

  • The Trevor Project is a national organization for gay and questioning youth. It provides suicide and crisis intervention through the crisis line.