Hotline • Suicide Prevention • Veterans • Crisis Intervention
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.
- This service is free
How to Apply
Individuals may access a crisis team member by calling 1-800-273-8255 (option 1), or by sending a text message to 838255. Individuals may also chat online.