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Veterans Crisis Line



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About Veterans Crisis Line

Phone: dial 988 then press 1.

Veterans Crisis Line is dedicated to providing 24/7, free and confidential support and information over phone, text message (SMS) and online chat. We are here to help veterans in United States who may require support with abuse & domestic violence, anxiety, depression, family issues, grief & loss, loneliness, relationships, self-harm, stress, suicide, supporting a friend or family member, physical illness, trauma & PTSD.

As part of our commitment to preventing suicide, we are available to help you if you are considering suicide or harming yourself, or if you are noticing warning signs in a friend or family member.

When you reach out to us you will talk with one of our trained counselors who will collaborate with you to find solutions while giving you an empathetic and compassionate ear. They have expertise and understanding in how to help people going through difficulties similar to what you are. Our helpline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We are always ready to support you.

Where is Veterans Crisis Line available?

Available nationwide in United States

Who does Veterans Crisis Line support?


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Dial 988 then press 1. Providing services for Veterans, Service Members, their families and loved ones.

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