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Please call and talk to someone. You ARE precious.
American National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL):
If you’re anyone contemplating suicide, please know you’re loved, and there’s help.
Do not promise anyone that you will keep his or her suicidal thoughts a secret.
Call 24/7: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Chat Online Anytime: http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Mental Health Crisis Hotlines:
If you see messages or live streaming suicidal behavior on social media, call 911 immediately. Or Call Below.
National Suicide Hotline: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
Any Crisis Text Line 24/7: Text HOME to 741741
Chat Online Anytime: https://www.crisistextline.org
For immediate or emergency mental health and safety situations, there are local, state and national organizations that can help.
- Text4Help – Teens text the word “SAFE” and your current location (STREET, ADDRESS, CITY, STATE) TO 4HELP (44357) for immediate help with the option for interactive texting.
- The National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-TALK (www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org)
- SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) National Helpline – 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
- Connect with a trained counselor at SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline at 1-800-985-5990 or by texting TalkWithUS 66746.
- Georgia Crisis & Access Line – 1-800-715-4225 (www.mygcal.com)
- Tips To Help With Cyberbullying: https://www.sunshinebehavioralhealth.com/resources/preventing-cyberbullying/
- Mental Health Outreach For Asbestos Toxicity: https://www.asbestos.com/support/mental-health
- Veterans Crisis Line – Send a text to 838255
- Alcohol Rehab Guide – Reach Out To The Treatment Providers. https://www.alcoholrehabguide.org/resources/dual-diagnosis/alcohol-and-suicide/
- Resources for Parents of Children With Cerebral Palsy: https://www.childbirthinjuries.com/cerebral-palsy/
Hotlines Around The World:
United Kingdom 116 123
United States 1-800-273-8255
Canada 1 800 456 4566
Ireland 116 123
Australia 131 114
24 Hour Assistance Mental Health Facilities Around Atlanta, GA:
The following facilities provide 24-hour assistance. If you or your child already receives support from a mental health provider, you may wish to make contact with that professional first. You may also want to check with your insurance company regarding mental/behavioral health coverage.
Please note that FutureSTRONG Academy does not endorse any provider, makes no representations as to the effectiveness of these providers, and makes this information available only as a helpful resource.
Georgia Crisis & Access Line
Help is available 24/7 for problems with mental health, drugs, or alcohol.
(Behavioral Health Link-Single Point of Entry)
75 Piedmont Ave., NE Ste. 256 Atlanta, GA 30303
Fulton County Department of Mental Health Hotline
Emergency Mental Health Services Hotline
Service Locators For Those In Desperate Need:
• If you are worried about meeting the basic needs of your child, such as food, shelter, clothing or healthcare, call,
text or chat with your local 211 to connect with a community resource specialist. Simply call 211.
• Find local mental health treatment by calling 1-800-662-HELP or visit https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov
Immediate Mental Health Resources in Atlanta, Georgia:
North Fulton Regional Hospital Emergency Room
3000 Hospital Boulevard
Roswell, GA 30076
Lakeview Behavioral Health (adolescents and adults)
Accepts Managed Medicaid
1 Technology Pkwy S., Norcross, 30092
5454 Yorktowne Drive
College Park, GA 30349
770-991-6044 or 770-991-6045
Grady Hospital Psychiatric
80 Jesse Hill, Jr. Drive
Atlanta, GA 30303
Riverwoods Mental Health (teens and adults)
233 Medical Center Drive
Riverdale, GA 30274
Summit Ridge Center (teens and adults)
250 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30046
3995 South Cobb Drive, SE
Smyrna, GA 30080
Very Important Local Atlanta Resource:
Planning A Suicide? Please Pause, There Is Hope.