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Suicide Prevention

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If you or someone you know is struggling or in crisis, contact the 988 Lifeline NOW at:

Call or Text - 988

Or chat - Lifeline Chat : Lifeline (

At MDHHS, we are a public health prevention program that does not offer crisis intervention or mental health services. If you need help now, call 911, go to the nearest emergency room, or call the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline immediately.

Transforming Youth Suicide Prevention in Michigan (TYSP)

Lindsay DeCamp, MHA
State Suicide Prevention Coordinator

Preventing Suicide in Michigan Men (PRiSMM)

Kristen Smith, PhD, LMSW
PRiSMM Program Coordinator

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Rachel Zaguskin, MPH, MBA
988 Grant Program Coordinator

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one?

You're not alone—the Veterans Crisis Line is here for you. You don't have to be enrolled in VA benefits or health care to call.
Veterans Crisis Line
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