Contact provides a free, confidential, 24-hour, 7-day a week counseling and suicide prevention hotline. Contact also provides follow up care for those in crisis upon discharge from local hospitals or other mental health agencies.
Confidential, anonymous, free 24-hour/7-day a week telephone counseling, suicide prevention and crisis counseling hotline. Call 315-251-0600 in Onondaga County 877-400-8740 in Cayuga County
988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
988 is a free service available to everyone – 24/7. It is a direct connection to caring support for anyone in mental health distress.
988 Chat is a service of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat. 988 Chat is available 24/7.
Calls answered annually
211 calls answered
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