National Suicide Prevention Hotline

For Those with Suicidal Thoughts

If you are contemplating suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

The resources below were compiled in an attempt to provide reassurance and general information to those who feel that they are in crisis.

TitleFile TypeDescription
Be The One toExternal LinkA website full of suicide prevention resources and personal stories from suicide survivors
Community Resource Suggestions ListPDFA list of community resources that center around healthcare, mental health and substance abuse.
What Happens When You Call a Suicide Prevention LifelinePDFInformation on what happenes when you call a suicide hotline. If you are having thought of suicide
You Are One in a MillionPDFFor those who are considering suicide. Please know that YOU ARE ONE IN A MILLION
Take Warning Signs SeriouslyPDFWarning signs of suicide should always be taken seriously.
1-800-273-8255 by LogicExternal LinkLogic's VMA performance of "1-800-273-8255"
Kevin Hines StoryExternal LinkKevin Hines, an attempt survivor
The Terry Wise StoryExternal LinkTerry Wise, an attempt survivor (3 minutes)
Stories of Hope & RecoveryExternal LinkStories of Hope & Recovery:Terry Wise, an attempt survivor (3 minutes)
Birmingham's Crisis CenterExternal LinkLocated 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 AlabamaExternal LinkThe 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 AlabamaExternal LinkCrisis Services of North Alabama serves Madison, Morgan, Limestone, and Jackson Counties.

Local Hotline: (256) 716-1000
Crisis Center of South AlabamaExternal LinkThe Crisis Center of South Alabama, located in Mobile, serves Baldwin, Clarke, Mobile, & Washington Counties

Alabama Resources

There are 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