Resources

Check out these trusted mental health resources for additional help.

We want to make sure Shmoody community members get the support they need. You can also use findahelpline.com or www.helpguide.org/ to search for confidential support by country.

 

If you or someone else is in immediate danger, please call the emergency services in your local area. 

United States 🇺🇸

US National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Phone: 1-800-271-8255 or 988 (available 24/7)
TTY: 1-800-799-4889

The Lifeline provides free and confidential support for people in distress as well as prevention and crisis resources.

US National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Helpline
Phone: 1-800-950-6264 (available 10am to 10pm EST)

The NAMI Helpline is a free, nationwide peer support service providing information, resource referrals and support to people living with a mental health condition, their family members and caregivers, mental health providers, and the public. They also have chat and email support options.

US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Helpline
Phone: 1-800-662-4357 (available 24/7)
TTY: 1-800-487-4889

SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a confidential and free information service, in English and Spanish, for individuals and family members facing mental and/or substance use disorders. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations.

Canada 🇨🇦

The Canada Suicide Prevention Service (CSPS)
Phone: 1-833-456-4566 (available 24/7)
Text: 45645 (available 4pm to midnight ET)

CSPS is a national network of existing distress, crisis, and suicide prevention line services. They are committed to supporting any person living in Canada who is affected by suicide, in the most caring and least intrusive manner possible.

United Kingdom 🇬🇧

Samaritans
Phone: 116 123 (available 24/7)

The Samaritans offers confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings, of distress, despair, or suicidal thoughts. It is free to call from within the UK and Ireland.

Germany 🇩🇪

TelefonSeelsorge
Phone: 0800.1110111 (available 24/7)

Provides anonymous and confidential support to anyone needing support around problems or crises at any stage of life. They also offer email and chat support options.

Australia 🇦🇺

Lifeline
Phone: 13 11 14 (available 24/7)

Lifeline is a national charity that provides all Australians experiencing emotional distress with access to crisis support and suicide prevention services. Chat and text support are also available.

International (General) 🌍

Befrienders

Befrienders Worldwide members and volunteers around the world provide confidential support to people in emotional crisis or distress, or those close to them.

Trevor Project

No matter where you live, you can access TrevorSpace, a safe and secure social networking site for LGBTQ young people and their allies.