You Are Not Alone
Need Immediate Help?
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
A free 24-hour lifeline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.
Crisis Text Line:
Text “HELLO” to 741-741
What Happens When I Call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline?
A skilled, trained crisis worker who works at the Lifeline Crisis Center closest to you will answer the phone. This person will listen to you, understand how your problem is affecting you, provide support, and share any resources that may be helpful. Remember, your call is confidential and free.
How Do I Use the Crisis Text Line?
Text HELLO to 741-741 from anywhere in the United States, 24/7. Trained volunteers will text about whatever is a crisis to you—addiction, anxiety, assault, bullying, depression, eating disorders, self-harm, or suicide. Conversations usually end when both you and the crisis counselor feel that you’re in a safe place.
Student & Parent Resources
Student & Parent Resources are divided into 2 separate age groups, K-6 and 7-12. We cover 4 different topics for each group, including facts, tips, helplines, & more. You can also follow the link below to learn more about Youth Mental Health First Aid.
Student ResourcesTake a Look
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Helplines, Apps, & Groups
Alta Pointe Health Systems (Baldwin County)
Maintains a 24-hour crisis line with professional staff available to respond to persons in crisis because of serious emotional, mental, or substance abuse problems.
Alta Pointe also provides children’s outpatient services (ages 3-18), school-based therapy, day treatment programs, and in-home family intervention services.
The Harbor at Thomas Hospital (Fairhope)
Intensive Outpatient Mental Health Programs, Outpatient Substance Abuse Program, and Outpatient Dual Diagnosis Program (Mental Health & Substance Abuse).
Provides substance use treatment and behavioral rehabilitation programs for males and females between the ages of 12 and 18. The program emphasizes an individual treatment plan that includes the family unit as well as the adolescent.
Haven of Hope (Mobile)
Keystone Recovery, LLC (Daphne)
Mobile Metro Treatment Center
Salvation Army Dauphin Way Lodge (Mobile)
The Shoulder (Daphne)
The mission of the Whaley Ranch is to provide a safe environment allowing youth to grow, heal and gain life skills to develop into strong individuals for a successful future. They use Equine Assisted Learning to help students develop life skills such as: emotional awareness, anger management, self-esteem and more. They offer a variety of different programs and services for youth in need.
** These facilities have an emergency department where a person can be evaluated.
For ages 19+
North Baldwin Infirmary
Senior Behavioral Health Bay Minette **
For ages 55+
Baptist Hospital, Pensacola **
Franklin Primary Health Center **
Children's of Alabama
Psychiatric Intake Response Center (PIRC)
What is the Psychiatric
Intake Response Center (PIRC)? English / Spanish
Survivors of Suicide Support Group (SOS)
Ann Pearson – Fairhope United Methodist Church
A support group for any person who has loved ones who have died by suicide.
Meetings: 2nd & 4th Monday at 6:30pm (unless on a holiday) in the Education Building Fairhope United Methodist Church
Address: 155 South Section Street, Fairhope, AL 36532
Catholic Social Services - Counseling
251-434-1550 (ex: 230)
The counseling services at Catholic Social Services are open to anyone regardless of religious affiliation. The agency offers these services to adults, children, and families who are encountering problems in their daily lives that go beyond their own abilities to resolve.
Address: 188 South Florida Street, Mobile, AL 36606
NAMI Baldwin County Connection Support Group
A support group for individuals who are living with a mental illness.
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday from 6:30pm-8:00pm at Foley United Methodist Church
Address: 915 N Pine Street, Foley, AL 36535
NAMI Baldwin County Family Support Group
A support group for the families of those dealing with a mental illness.
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday from 7:40pm-9:00pm at Foley United Methodist Church
Address: 915 N Pine Street, Foley, AL 36535
Link’s National Resource Center for
Suicide Prevention and Aftercare (LINK-NRC)
Provides suicide-related community education in the areas of prevention, intervention, aftercare, and support.
National Hopeline Network
This national crisis hotline automatically connects people who are depressed or suicidal (or those who are concerned about a loved one) to a CONTACT USA or AAS certified crisis center.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE)
SAVE is dedicated to the prevention of suicide through public awareness and education. In addition to wanting to reduce the stigma associated with suicide, SAVE serves as a resource to those who have been touched by someone’s suicide.
Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) provides technical assistance, training, and materials to increase the knowledge and expertise of suicide prevention practitioners and other professionals serving people at risk for suicide.
Survivors of Suicide
A place for survivors and friends of survivors to share their struggles after losing a loved one to suicide.
The Trevor Lifeline
Text “START” to 678-678
A national 24-hour, toll-free hotline providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.
To Write Love On Her Arms
This is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide.
To learn more about suicide and to get help, consider the following resources:
A teen-to-teen confidential hotline that provides personal education and support for teenagers.
Teenagers can call every evening from 8:00pm-12:00am, or they can text TEEN to 839-863.
The Jason Foundation
Dedicated to the prevention of the silent epidemic of youth suicide through educational and awareness programs that equip young people, educators, and parents with the tools and resources to help identify and assist at-risk youth.
Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
An online resource that helps parents and educators raise awareness about youth suicide and attempted suicide through the development and promotion of educational training programs. The site also offers resources for teenagers who are contemplating suicide.