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988 Suicide Prevention Line

Provided by: 988 Suicide Crisis Helpline

Service Description

Offers free, 24/7 telephone and text suicide prevention and support.

  • Call or text 9-8-8 if you are feeling like you have lost hope and are struggling to cope, if you are dealing with thoughts of suicide, or if you are worried about someone else.
  • When you reach out, a trained responder will listen without judgement, provide support and understanding, and can tell you about resources that will help.
  • If your safety is at risk, call 9-1-1 right away.
  • Includes culturally affirming suicide prevention services.

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Operates as a partnership of government and community agencies led by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH); visit the website for a full list of partners.

Eligibility

Anyone thinking of suicide or who is worried about someone else.

Application Process

Call or text 9-8-8.

Visit the website for information on what to expect when you contact 988, including how to access support if you are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, or if you require support in another language.

Fees

None

Toll-Free: 1-833-456-4566

Try if 9-8-8 doesn't work.

Hotline: 9-8-8

24/7; call or text

Hours of Operation

24/7

Service Website

988.ca/

Facebook

www.facebook.com/988Canada

Twitter

twitter.com/988canada

Instagram

www.instagram.com/988canada/

Coverage Area

Saskatchewan and all of Canada

Languages Offered

Additional languages available via interpreters., English, French, American Sign Language, Cree, Ojibwe, Inuktitut

No Physical Address (Telephone Helpline)

Location Info

Hours of Operation

24/7

Toll-Free: 1-833-456-4566

Try if 9-8-8 doesn't work.

Hotline: 9-8-8

24/7; call or text

Website

988.ca/

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