National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255 (TALK)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness.
Crisis Text Line Text HOME to 741741
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Crisis Text Line trains volunteers to support people in crisis. With over 62 million messages processed to date, we’re growing quickly, but so is the need.
Valley Hospital Respond Line 423-499-2300 or 1-800-542-9600 (all ages)
RESPOND is a comprehensive community service designed to help you by providing 24-hour mental health/chemical dependency, crisis intervention, assessment, and information and referral assistance. The RESPOND team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is staffed by mental health professionals and psychiatric nurses.
Volunteer Behavioral Health Care Center 1-800-704-2651 24 Hour Crisis Line
Crisis Services offers information and crisis phone counseling, face to face crisis evaluation, triage and referrals by mobile crisis teams. Crisis Walk-in Centers is available in Chattanooga.
Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network
The Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network provides information, training and education on suicide prevention statewide. Additionally, they offer information for survivors of suicide and the grieving process. It is an excellent resource.