Suicide Resources

Text "MN" to 741741 to connect to a counselor. Free help for people across Minnesota who are having a mental health crisis or are contemplating suicide. Available 24/7.

In the Twin Cities metro area, call **CRISIS (274747) from a cell phone to talk to a team of professionals who can help you.

MN Dept. of Human Services

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1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Intriguing insights into why so many kids with bright prospects are killing themselves in Palo Alto (December 2015). 

Visit Palo Alto Online to read an interesting article from a psychiatrist who works in Palo Alto, CA. Great food for thought!

Visit Healthy Place to see practical and effective strategies to help yourself if you are feeling suicidal.

Excellent site for a wide range of suicide topics, including "What would you do if one of your friends threatened to commit suicide?", danger signs of "Youth Suicide", online depression tests, facts, statistics, how to help yourself and much more.

Visit to access this topic on the Suicide Awareness / Voices of Education website, an excellent resource.

The Trevor Project

A free and confidential crisis and suicide prevention lifeline for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth that offers hope and someone to talk to, 24/7: 1-866-488-7386