Resources for Students/Families in Crisis:

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: Call 800-273-8255 (24 hours, English/Spanish)
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 (24 hour access to Crisis Counselor)
  • Safe2Help Illinois Helpline: Call 844-4-SAFEIL (723345), Text SAFE2 (72332) 
  • Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: Call 988 for 24/7 crisis counseling and resource referrals
  • The Trevor Project Lifeline, crisis counseling for LGBTQ youth: Call 866-488-7386
  • Translifeline, peer support for trans people: Call 877-565-8860
  • Blackline, peer support hotline for Black, Brown and Indigenous people: Call or text 1-800-604-5841
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) HelpLine, peer support and resource referrals: Call 1-800-950-6264
  • Elyssa's Mission, Suicide Prevention Resources