it's okay to ask for help
We all face moments of crisis but we don’t have to face them alone. 9-8-8 provides 24/7, free, and confidential support for people and their loved ones in emotional distress. If you have concerns surrounding depression, suicide, addiction, bullying, sexuality, or any other stressful situation, call or text 9-8-8 anytime. Talking with someone about your thoughts and feelings can help your overall well-being.
The local 269-381-HELP crisis line remains available 24/7/365.
"They saved my life last night. After talking with someone on the phone, I reached out to my dad and we made a plan. Because of them, I am here today."
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Should I call 9-8-8?
From general overwhelming stress to thoughts of suicide, no crisis is too big or small to call 9-8-8. Talking with someone about your thoughts and feelings can save your life.
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