Suicide Prevention Phone Numbers

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Afghanistan;

  • Afghanistan Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people in Afghanistan who are in distress, in crisis, or at risk of suicide; tel. 119

Albania;

  • The National Helpline for Children
  • ALO 116 offers 24-hour free child counselling and referral service throughout Albania; tel. 116000

Algeria;

  • Suicide Hotline Algeria: tel.0021 3983 2000 58
  • 34342 and 43 are the national emergency numbers for police and ambulances in Algeria.

Andorra;

  • Andorra Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Andorra who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide; tel. 112

Angola;

  • Angola Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Angola who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide; tel. 113

Antigue and Barbuda;

  • Antigua Barbuda Support And Referral Centre offers 24-hour quality care and services to all families and victims of gender-based and sexual violence in Antigua and Barbuda; tel. 463-5555

Argentina;

  • 911is the national emergency number in Argentina.
  • Centro de Asistencia al Suicidaby calling 135 (Greater Buenos Aires) or5275-1135(rest of the country).
  • SOS Un Amigo Anonimois available seven days a week from 10 AM to 7 PM by calling4783-8888.

Armenia;

  • 112and911are the national emergency numbers in Armenia.
  • Trust Social Work and Sociological Research Centre:can be reached at(2) 538194or(2) 53819

Australia;

  • 000is the national emergency number in Australia.
  • Lifelineis a 24-hour nationwide service that provides access to crisis support, suicide prevention and mental health support services. It can be reached at13 11 14. They also offer an online chat service.
  • Kids Helplineis a 24-hour nationwide service that provides access to crisis support, suicide prevention and counselling services for Australians aged 525. It can be reached at1800 55 1800. In addition the Kids Helpline does also provide online chat services.
  • Beyond Blueprovides nationwide information and support regarding anxiety, depression, and suicide. It has a helpline which can be reached by calling1300 22 4636. The helpline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition, the organisation also provides online chat from 3 pm to 12 am every day.
  • TheSuicide Call Back Serviceis a nationwide service that provides professional 24/7 telephone and online counselling to people who are affected by suicide. It has a helpline which can be reached by calling1300 659 467. The organisation also offers online chat and video chat services.
  • MensLine Australiais a 24/7 telephone and online counselling service for men with emotional health, mental health and relationship concerns. It has a helpline which can be reached by calling1300 78 99 78. The organisation also online counselling.

Austria;

  • 112is the national emergency number in Austria.
  • 142is the number ofTelefonseelsorgein Austria. Free of charge, operating 24 hours a day.
  • 147is the number ofRat auf Draht, a crisis number especially for children, juveniles and their attachment figures. Free of charge, operating 24 hours a day.

Azerbaijan;

  • 112is the national emergency number in Azerbaijan.
  • 510-66-36is the official youth crisis hotline operated by Initiative for Development.

The Bahamas;

  • 911is the national emergency number in The Bahamas.
  • National Suicide Hotline:322-2763

Bahrain;

Bangladesh;

  • 999is the national emergency number in Bangladesh. 199 is the national number for ambulance and fire.
  • Kaan Pete Roi(http://shuni.org/) is an emotional support helpline in Bangladesh whose mission is to alleviate feelings of despair, isolation, distress, and suicidal feelings among members of the community, through confidential listening. The helpline is intended for suicide prevention and the promotion of mental health.

Barbados;

  • 911is the national emergency number in Barbados.
  • Samaritans of Barbados:(246) 4299999

Belarus;

  • 112works on the territory of Belarus (works for tourists as well). Call102for police and103for ambulance if needed.
  • For victims of violence at home:8 801 100 8 801(anonymous, 24/7).
  • For children:801-100-1611(anonymous, 24/7).
  • Other psychological help phones can be reached at (minzdrav.gov.by)

Belgium;

Belize;

  • Belize Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Belize who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide; 911

Benin;

  • Benin Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Benin who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide; 117

Bhutan;

  • Health Help Center offers 24-hour services to people in Bhutan. If you are suffering from a mental illness like depression, anxiety suicidal tendencies, do not hesitate to call. The dispatchers will assist you immediately; 112

Bosnia and Herzegovina;

  • 122is the national police number in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • 123is the national fire-brigade number in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • 124is the national emergency number in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • Centar Srceis aSerbianorganisation for emotional support. Currently there isn't any other organisation insideBosnia and Herzegovinathat deals withsuicidal thoughtand prevention.
  • 0800-300303is the number of Centar Srce.

Bolivia;

  • 911is the national emergency number in Bolivia.
  • Telfono de la Esperanzaaims at promoting mental health to the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking world. Bolivians living in Cochabamba and La Paz can call (00 591 4) 4 25 42 42 and 75288084.

Botswana;

  • 911is the national emergency number in Botswana.
  • 3911270is the national lifeline.

Brazil;

  • 188is a national emergency number in Brazil.
  • 190 and 191 are the national emergency numbers for police and ambulances in Brazil.
  • Centro de Valorizao da Vida(http://www.cvv.org.br/) is an emotional and suicidal prevention support NGO founded in 1962 in So Paulo, Brazil, and recognized as Federal Public Utility in 1973. It offers voluntary and free support, with all communications being confidential. Contacts can be made through the phone number 141 (available 24/7), personally (in one of the 72 centres around the country), chat (via their website), VoIP (via Skype) and e-mail.

Brunei;

  • 991 is the emergency number for ambulances
  • 993 is the emergency number for police
  • 145 is the national suicide hotline

Bulgaria;

  • 112is the national emergency number in Bulgaria.
  • 0035 9249 17 223is the number for the Sofia Hotline.

Burkina Faso;

  • Burkina Faso Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Burkina Faso who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 17

Burundi;

  • Burundi Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Burundi who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 117

Cambodia;

  • TPO Cambodia created Facebook Messenger Chatbot Suicide Prevention System to get emotional or mental support. You can chat or call via instant hotline.
    Tel: 855 17 222 372

Cameroon;

  • Cameroon Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Cameroon who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 17117

Canada;

Cape Verde;

  • Cape Verde Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Cape Verde who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 132

Central African Republic;

  • Central African Republic Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Central African Republic who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 611253

Chad;

  • Chad Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Chad who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 17

Chile;

  • Telefono de la Esperanza provides mental health support and information throughout Chile.
    Tel: (00 56 42) 22 12 00

China;

Colombia;

  • Telefono de la Esperanza provides mental health support and information in Baranquilla Colombia.
    Tel:(00 57 5) 372 27 27
  • Telefono de la Esperanza provides mental health support and information in Bogota Colombia.
    Tel: (57-1) 323 24 25

Costa Rica;

  • Costa Rica Suicide Hotline offers support to people in Costa Rica who are in distress or at risk of suicide.
    Tel: 506-253-5439

Croatia;

  • 112is the national emergency number in Croatia.
  • Plavi Telefon(www.plavi-telefon.hr) can be called at48 33 888and aim to provide support for issues such as depression, alcoholism, drug abuse and suicide that traditional centers might not accomplish.

Cuba;

Cyprus;

Czech Republic;

Democratic Republic of the Congo;

  • Democratic Republic of the Congo Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Congo who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 112

Denmark;

Djibouti;

  • Djibouti Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Djibouti who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 17

Dominica;

  • Dominica Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Dominica who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 999

Dominican Republic;

  • Dominican Republic Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Dominican Republic who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 911

East Timor;

  • East Timor Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people in East Timor who are in distress, in crisis, or at risk of suicide. Tel: 112

Ecuador;

  • Telefono de la Esperanza provides mental health support and information throughout Ecuador.
    Tel: 6000477

Egypt;

  • 122is the national emergency number for police in Egypt.
  • 123is the national emergency number for emergency health services in Egypt
  • 126is the foreigners emergency number in Egypt.
  • https://befrienderscairo.com/,BeFrienders in Cairo, Egypt, along with their two hotlines:762 1602/3and762 2381.

El Salvador;

  • El Salvador Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout El Salvador who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 911

Equatorial Guinea;

  • Equatorial Guinea Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Equatorial Guinea who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide. Tel: 114

Eritrea;

  • Eritrea Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Eritrea who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide.
    Tel: 12-77-99

Estonia;

  • 112is the national emergency number in Estonia.
  • Eluliin(http://www.eluliin.ee/) provides emotional support for those suffering from depression and relationship issues. They're available from 7pm to 7am at655 8088in Estonian and655 5688in Russian.

Ethiopia;

  • Ethiopia Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Ethiopia who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide.
    Tel: 997
    Tel: 991

Fiji;

  • 917is the national emergency number in Fiji.
  • Lifeline Fiji runs the National Crisis Line, Crisis Support, and Suicide Intervention line. Free calls at any time on 132454

Finland;

  • 112is the national emergency number in Finland.
  • Finnish Association for Mental Healthhas provided assistance and support for those dealing with mental health issues and suicide since 1897. They can be reached at010 195 202(Finnish) or(09) 4135 0501(foreigners).

France;

Gabon;

  • Gabon Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Gabon who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide.
    Tel: 1730

Gambia;

  • Gambia Emergency Hotline offers 24-hour service to people throughout Gambia who are in an emergency situation or is at risk of suicide.
    Tel: 17

Germany;

Ghana;

Greece;