There is hope.
Let's Protect One Another!
Knowing the warning signs and taking action are things that we can do to help others! Learn more about the warning signs below. If you are concerned about someone, start with these five steps
Learn more about the five step action plan here!
Visit www.samhsa.gov for more information
National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
If you or someone you know is struggling or in crisis, help is available.
Call or text 988 or chat online at 988lifeline.org
The lifeline is a free and confidential support system that is available 24/7 for people in distress.
Text HOME to 741741 to receive 24/7 support from a crisis counselor.
24-hour crisis hotline: 269-381-HELP
Call 2-1-1 to get assistance with a broad range of local health and human services or visit gryphon.org/211
Integrated Services of Kalamazoo (ISK):
24-hour crisis hotline: 888-373-6200
Visit their website at iskzoo.org for a listing of the many resources that they offer.
ISK is creating Kalamazoo county's first behavioral health urgent care center in downtown Kalamazoo.
Coming in 2023! Read about it here!
The following signs may help you determine if a loved one is at risk for suicide.
Talking about wanting to die
Searching for ways to kill themselves
Talking about hopelessness or having no reason to live
Increased consumption of drugs or alcohol
Withdrawing or isolating themselves
Extreme mood swings
If the situation is an emergency, call 911
If you are in need of help and this is not an emergency,
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