What is the 988 Lifeline?
is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. The 988 Lifeline is committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness.
Anxiety, depression, and suicidal thoughts are not just limited to school children. People in all situations and all backgrounds experience these emotions and are looking for help. If you are ever in need, call or text 988 for immediate help and resources.