If someone you know is experiencing a suicidal crisis or needs help please call one of these resources.  All are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  

NEED HELP NOW CALL – 24 hour Crisis Line


Mental Health Cooperative – 615-726-0125

Youth Villages (Children 5-17 only) 800-704-2651

TEXT LINE –  741741

Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 press 1


Suicide Prevention Links and Online Resources

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network (TSPN) –
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
American Association of Suicidology –
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)–
Suicide Prevention Resource Center –
Mental Heath Assoc. of Middle TN –
National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) –
NAMI Davidson County –
National Org. for People of Color Against Suicide (NOPCAS) –
Parents of Suicide –
US Department of Veterans Affairs –

Youth Links

Help for Troubled Teens –
The Jason Foundation–
The Jed Foundations –
The Trevor Project–