Get help when you need it anytime, anywhere by calling the crisis line, 1·800·273·8255. All calls are answered by our trained and caring staff who are available to listen and offer crisis support, 24/7.
Anyone, but especially LGBTQ youth who feel sad, hopeless, or suicidal.
Family & friends who are concerned about a loved one.
Anyone interested in suicide prevention, treatment, and resource referrals.
Anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a free and confidential service for those who are seeking help when they feel like there is nowhere to turn.
The number, 1·800·273·8255, can be dialed toll free from anywhere in the United States, 24 hours a day. In South Dakota, the Helpline Center answers the call made to the crisis line.
The graphics above were developed in part under grant 1U79SM061749-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). By using the images above, you understand the views, policies, and opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of SAMHSA or HHS.
The Helpline Center is a non-profit agency in South Dakota dedicated to helping people, including those who identify LGBTQ. We are great listeners and can help to support you no matter the crisis.