Welcome to the Veterans Crisis Line

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one?

Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.

How to Connect With a Responder

Call

1-800-273-8255

and Press 1

Text 838255

838255
    This free support is
  • Confidential
  • Available every day, 24/7
  • And serves
  • All Veterans
  • All Service members
  • National Guard and Reserve
  • Their family members and friends