Difference between revisions of "Suicide hotlines"
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Live Helpers are required to refer residents with a real life emergency (such as a suicide threat) to the Linden Liasions. If no Liasion is on line, the Live Helper will encourage the person in crises to call 911 or a local crisis hotline.
Numbers to call
- National Suicide Crisis Hotlines:
- USA: 1-800-784-2433
- Canada: 1-800-448-1833
- UK: 08457 90 90 90
- Australia: 1300 13 11 14 -- called Life Line (lifeline.org.au)
For other countries
This site offers info about suicide/crisis helplines worldline: http://www.suicide-helplines.org/
http://www.befrienders.org, international non-profit with 31,000 volunteers in over 40 countries