National Suicide Prevention Hotline

Community Resources

TitleFile TypeDesciption
Alabama Community Mental Health ProvidersPDFA directory of community mental health providers in Alabama split up by county (updated in 2019)
Glossary of Mental Health TermsPDFGlossary of Mental Health Terms
Choosing a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training ProgramPDFChoosing a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training Program
Canadian Toolkit After a Student SuicidePDFAfter a Student Suicide: A toolkit that provides pratical information to school following a students death from suicide
Canadian Toolkit Female SuicidePDFA Suicide Prevention toolkit for women.
Canadian Toolkit First Responder SuicidePDFA suicide prevention toolkit that focuses on first responders and trauma intervention.
Canadian Toolkit LGBTQ SuicidePDFA suicide prevention toolkit that focuses on prevention in sexual minorities or the LGBTQ community
Canadian Toolkit Male SuicidePDFA suicide prevention toolkits that focuse on prevention in Males whom are considered a high risk population
Canadian Toolkit Military SuicidePDFA suicide prevention toolkit for those who are in the military or whom were once in the military
Canadian Toolkit Senior SuicidePDFA suicide prevention toolkit for those whom are over the age of 65 and considered seniors.
Canadian Toolkit Suicide and DepressionPDFToolkit that centers around suicide and depression
Canadian Toolkit Suicide and Self-harmPDFToolkit that centers arounsd self harm and attempted suicide. Provides statistics and facts along with warning signs and treatment options.
Canadian Toolkit Suicide and Substance UsePDFToolkit that centers around substance abuse and suicide since the abuse of alchol and drugs in the second most risk factor for suicidal behavior
Canadian Toolkit Suicide and TraumaPDFToolkit centers around trauma and its relationship with suicide.
Canadian Toolkit Suicide and Trauma in YouthPDFToolkit centers around trauma and its relationship with suicide amongst children
Canadian Toolkit Suicide Prevention PrimerPDFSuicide Prevention Primer: Facts and Myths about Suicide
Canadian Toolkit Teen SuicidePDFA toolkit for suicide prevention in teens including statistics and prevention resources
Canadian Toolkit Transgender SuicidePDFA toolkit for suicide prevention in transgender individuals including statistics and prevention resources
Canadian Toolkit Workplace SuicidePDFA toolkit for suicide in the workplace along with statistics and prevention resources.
Canadian Toolkit Youth SuicidePDFA toolkit for suicide amongst youth who are below the age of twelve.

Local Crisis Lines

There are local crisis center resources available throughout the state, making sure that those who need help get it.

TitleDescription
Birmingham's Crisis CenterLocated in Birmingham, The Crisis Center's primary service area is Central Alabama, which is defined as the five county area surrounding Birmingham. This includes Blount County, Jefferson County, St. Clair County, Shelby County and Walker County.

Local Hotline: (205) 323-7777
Crisis Center of East AlabamaThe Crisis Center of East Alabama serves the counties of East Alabama, accepting collect calls from Lee and Chambers Counties in Alabama and from West Point, Georgia

Local Hotline: (334) 821-8600
Crisis Services of North AlabamaCrisis Services of North Alabama serves Madison, Morgan, Limestone, and Jackson Counties.

Local Hotline: (256) 716-1000
Crisis Center of South AlabamaThe Crisis Center of South Alabama, located in Mobile, serves Baldwin, Clarke, Mobile, & Washington Counties
Family Services of North AlabamaFamily Services of North Alabama serves Marshall County and actively works to prevent youth suicide.

Local Crisis Line: 256-878-9159
Office: 256-878-9159
Mental Health Association in Morgan CountyMental Health Association in Morgan County serves Lawrence and Morgan Counties

Local Crisis Line: 256-353-1160
Office: 256-353-1160

Shoals Crisis CenterShoals Crisis Center/Rape Response, Inc. serves Colbert, Franklin, Lauderdale, and Marion Counties

Local Crisis Line: 256-767-1100
Office: 256-765-0025


Lifelines Counseling ServicesLifelines Counseling Services serves Clarke, Mobile, and Washington Counties.

Local Crisis Line: 251-473-7273
Office: 251-431-5100


Crisis Center of Russell CountyCrisis Center of Russell County serves Russell County.

Local Crisis Line: 334-297-4401
Office: 334-297-4435