After the death of Robin Williams I felt it could possibly be helpful to have crisis lines information here. If you or somebody you know is in crisis please call to talk to someone. Click on the name to go to the websites.
If you are in crisis, in Canada or United States, and need emergency medical help, call 911.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Based in the United States, also available nationwide in Canada, it is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.
Kids Help Phone Org 1-800-668-6868 There for kids, teens and young adults, from any community in Canada, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Samaritans Org 08457 90 90 90 * United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales) 116 123 in (ROI) Ireland
Lifeline Australia for crisis support call 13 11 14; if life is in immediate danger call 000 in Australia
Lifeline New Zealand within Aukland, NZ 09 5222 999 Outside Auckland, NZ 0800 543 354
Drug Rehab learn about risks of various substances, the latest approaches to treatment and real stories of recovery; Call for help 855-594-6177
Check out this Substance Abuse & Suicide guide created by Drug Rehab.
Veterans Crisis Line – is a specialized for veterans facing a mental health crisis. Veterans can access around-the-clock support by starting an online chat at the Veteran Crisis Line website or by calling 1-800-273-8255 and pressing 1.
The LifeLine Canada has resources for veterans and military, and includes listings for the United States.