Support Lines

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    (Press “1” if you are a veteran or a family member of a veteran)
    1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Samaritans Statewide Befriending Line
    Call or Text: 1-877-870-HOPE (4673) (24 hrs)
  • Samariteens Helpline
    1-800-525-TEEN (8336)
    3 PM -9 PM weekdays/9 AM - 9 PM weekends
  • The Trevor Project (For LGBTQ Young People)
  • IM Hear_
    Monday - Thursday 6:00 - 9:00 PM
    Online instant messaging program of Samaritans, Inc. dedicated to providing online emotional support and prevention of suicide among high school students.
  • Riverside Trauma Center
    For help after a traumatic event, call 888-851-2451, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and ask to speak to a Riverside Trauma Center Manager.
  • Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
    Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training Guidance

Evidence-Based Suicide Prevention and Intervention Programs

This information is provided by the Suicide Prevention Program within the Department of Public Health.