Veterans Crisis Line (U.S.)
Updated: Jan 5
Call: 988 then Press 1
Call: 800-799-4889 (for deaf or hearing impaired) Text: 838255
Chat Online Also Available
Confidential. Available every day, 24/7.
Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.
No matter what you are experiencing, there is support for getting your life back on track. A trained responder will answer your call, text, or chat and ask you a few questions. You can decide how much you want to share.
You don't have to be enrolled in VA benefits or health care to connect.