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Emergency Suicide Hotlines

If you or someone you know if suicidal, call one of the numbers below. If someone in IMMEDIATE danger, please call your local emergency number e.g. 911 in the US.

ALGERIA

Suicide Hotline: 0021 3983 2000 58 

Emergency: 34342

ARGENTINA

Centro de Valorizacion de la Vida Samaritanos

Hotline: 054 022 3493 0430

Hotline E-mail: samaritanosargentina@hotmail.com

 

Centro de Atencíon al Familiar del Suicida Hotline: (054-011) 4758 2554

 

CAS Buenos AiresHotline: 135

 

S.O.S. Un Amigo AnonimoHotline: (054 011) 4783 8888

 

Teléfono de la EsperanzaHotline: 902 500 002

 

Programa de Prevención, Atención y Posvención del SuicidioHotline: (054 011) 4664 1936

ARMENIA

Trust Social Work and Sociological Research Centre
Hotline:
(2) 538194 / (2) 538197

 

Emergency: 911 and 112

AUSTRALIA

The Samaritans, Subiaco
Hotline: 08 9381 5555
Youth Hotline: 08 9388 2500
Toll free number: 1800 198 313

Kids Helpline
Hotline: 1800 55 1800

Suicide Call Back Service
Hotline: 1300 659 467

MensLine Australia
Hotline: 1300 78 99 78

Lifelink Samaritans
Hotline: 03 63 31 3355
E-mail: lifelinksam@intas.net.au

Samaritans of Albany, WA
Hotline: 08 98 422776

Lifeline Australia
Hotline: 13 11 14

SuicideLine Victoria
Hotline: 1300 651 251

SANE Helpline
Helpline: 1800 187 263

AUSTRIA

Rat auf Draht
Hotline:
147

Telefon Seelsorge
Hotline:
142

Other
Hotline:
01713 3374

Emergency: 112

BAHAMAS

The Crisis Centre
Hotline:
328-0922, 322-4999

National Hotline
Helpline:
322-2763

Emergency: 911

BAHRAIN

Helpline: 0097 161 199 188
Helpline: 0097 161 199 260
Helpline: 0097 161 199 191
Helpline: 0097 161 199 334

Emergency: 999

BANGLADESH

Kaan Pete Roi
Helpline (Grameenphone):
01779554391, 01779554392
Helpline (Airtel): 01688709965, 01688709966
Helpline (Banglalink): 01985275286
Helpline (Robi): 01852035634

Emergency: 999

BARBADOS

Samaritans of Barbados
Helpline:
(246) 4299999
Email: samaritansbdos@yahoo.com

Emergency: 911

BELGIUM

Tele-Onthaal
Helpline:
106

Le Centre de Prévention du Suicide
Helpline:
0800 32 123

Awel
Youth Helpline:
102

Vlaams Expertisecentrum Suïcidepreventie
Helpline:
1813

Emergency: 112

BOLIVIA

Telefono de la Esperanza
Hotline (Cochabamba) :
(00 591 4) 4 25 42 42
Hotline Email: cochabamba@telefonodelaesperanza.org
Hotline (La Paz):
75288084
Hotline Email: lapaz@telefonodelaesperanza.org

Emergency: 911

BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA

Suicide Hotline: 080 05 03 05

BOTSWANA

Lifeline Helpline: +2673911270 

Emergency: 911

BRAZIL

CVV Sao Paulo - National Association
Hotline:
55 11 31514109
Hotline: (16) 636 4111
Hotline: (91) 3223-0074
Hotline: (71) 244 6936
Hotline: (31) 334-4111
Hotline: (93) 522-0050
Hotline: (65) 321 4111
Hotline: (11) 4972 4111
Hotline: (41) 342 4111
Hotline: (13) 234 4111
Hotline: (85) 3465-1010
Hotline: (11) 448 4111
Hotline: (62) 223 4041
Hotline: (11) 744 4111
Hotline: (83) 241 4111
Hotline: (16) 272 4111
Hotline: (84) 3 221 4111
Hotline: (21) 2604-4332
Hotline: (51) 224 6111
Hotline: (17) 233 4111
Hotline: (21) 233 9191
Hotline: (12) 321 4111
Hotline: (21) 236 0536
Hotline: (41) 3381-5986
Hotline: (27) 223 4111
Hotline: (11) 247 4111
Hotline: (19) 460 4111
Hotline: (11) 5754111
Hotline: (16) 236 4111
Hotline: (11) 6197-4111
Hotline: (31) 444 1818
Hotline: (11) 577 4111
Hotline: 47 329 4111
Hotline: (11) 825 4111
Hotline: (61) 326 4111
Hotline: (11) 3242-4111
Hotline: (83) 321-4441
Hotline: (11) 883 4111
Hotline: (19) 272-7777
Hotline: (15) 232 4111
Hotline: (67) 383 4112
Hotline: (12) 233-4111
Hotline: (48) 422 4111
Hotline: (21) 2208-9898
Hotline: (16) 3721-4111
Hotline: (34) 3317-4111
Hotline: (11) 6440-4111
Hotline: (34) 3212-7583
Hotline: (19) 451 4111
Hotline: (24) 3343-7666
Hotline: (11) 7782 4111
Hotline: (13) 3467 4111
Hotline: (21) 2613-4141
Hotline: (43) 3356-411
Hotline: (51) 3065-4111
Hotline: (081) 3231-4141
Hotline: (19) 422 4111
Hotline: (81) 3421-7311
Hotline: (24) 3360-9685

AMA - Porto Alegre
Hotline:
+55 51 211 2888
Hotline: (055) 222 6811

CVV
Hotline:
188

CANADA

Emergency: 911     

Suicide Hotline: 1 (833) 456 4566 

CHINA

Beijing Suicide Research and Prevention Center Hotline
Hotline: Free:
0800-810-1117
Hotline: Mobile/IP/extension users: 010-8295-1332

Lifeline Hotline: 400 821 1215

Lifeline Yanji Hotline: (0433) 273 9595

COLOMBIA

Telefono de la Esperanza
Hotline (Barranquilla):
(00 57 5) 372 27 27
Hotline Email: barranquilla@telefonodelaesperanza.org
Hotline (Bogota): (57-1) 323 24 25
Hotline Email: teledelaesperanza@gmail.com
Hotline (Medellin): (00 57 4) 284 66 00
Hotline Email: medellin@telefonodelaesperanza.org
Hotline (San Juan de Pasto): 3016326701
Hotline Email: aeroban@yahoo.com

COSTA RICA

Hotline: 506-253-5439

CROATIA

Plavi Telefon Hotline: (01) 4833-888

CUBA

Hotline: 532 348 14 49

CYPRUS

Cyprus Samaritans
Hotline:
+357 77 77 72 67
Hotline: 0809 1122 / Military 2345
E-mail Helpline: samscy@hotmail.com

CZECH REPUBLIC

Modrá Linka
Hotline:
+420 549241010
Hotline/WhatsApp: +420 608902401

Linka bezpečí
Hotline:
116 111

Pražská linka důvěry
Hotline:
222 580 697

Linka důvěry Ostrava
Hotline:
596 618 908
Hotline: 737 267 939

Linka duševní tísně Most
Hotline:
476 701 444

Linka důvěry DKC
Hotline:
241 484 149

Linka bezpečí
Hotline:
116111 (děti a mládež)

Other
Prague Hotline:
004 202 460 80 718

DENMARK

Livslinien
Hotline:
+45 70 201 201

DOMINICA

Hotline: 333 (Emergency)

EQUADOR

Telefono De La Esperanza
Hotline:
593 2 6000 477
Hotline: (593) 2 2923327
Hotline Email: quito@telefonodelaesperanza.org

EGYPT

Befrienders Cairo
Hotline:
762 1602/3
Hotline: 762 2381
E-mail Helpline: befrienders@befrienderscairo.com

EGYPT

Befrienders Cairo
Hotline:
762 1602/3
Hotline: 762 2381
E-mail Helpline: befrienders@befrienderscairo.com

EL SALVADOR

Hotline: 911 / 132 (Emergency)

ESTONIA

Eluliin (Estonian Lifeline)
Hotline:
+372 6558088
E-mail Helpline: eluliin@jofo.ee

USALDUS
Hotline:
126
Hotline: 127

ETHIOPIA

Hotline: 911 (Emergency)

FIJI

Ba Methodist Lifeline Counselling Service
Hotline:
(0679) 670565

Wesley Church Counselling Services (Lifeline)
Hotline:
(0679) 302998

FINLAND

Itsemurhien ehkäisykeskus, SOS - palvelu
Hotline:
09-731391
Hotline: 040-5032199

Suomen Mielenterveysseura
Hotline:
01019 5202

FRANCE

SOS Help
Hotline:
01 46 21 46 46

S.O.S Amitié
Hotline:
09 72 39 40 50

Suicide Ecoute
Hotline:
01 45 39 40 00

E.P.E. idF. Fil Sante Jeunes
Hotline:
0800 235 236

Fédération S.O.S Amitié France
Hotline:
(+33) (0)1 40 09 15 22

GAMBIA

Hotline: 117 / 116 (Emergency)

GERMANY

British Armed Forces Link (Germany)
Hotline:
0800 181 0771 (to Samaritans)
Hotline: 0800 181 0772 (to Samaritans)

International Helpline Berlin
Hotline:
030-44 01 06 07
Hotline: Russian service: 030-44 01 06 06

Telefonseelsorge Deutschland
Hotline:
0800 1110 111
Hotline: 0800 1110 222

Nummer gegen Kummer
Hottline (adults):
0800 111 0 550
Hotline (children): 0800 111 0 333

GHANA

Lifeline
Hotline:
2332 444 71279

Samaritans.org
Hotline:
233 244 846 701 (24/7 hotline)

GREECE

Emergency: 1018

GRENADA

Hotline: 911 (Emergency)

GUINEA

Hotline: 122 (Emergency)

GUINEA-BISSAU

Hotline: 122 (Emergency)

GUYANA

Guyana Inter-agency Suicide Prevention Hotline
Telephone numbers
(+592) 223-0001, 223-0009, 600-7896, 623-4444
Email: guyagency@yahoo.com
BBM PINS: 2BE55649, 2BE56020
Twitter: guyanaagency, WhatsApp: +592-600-7896, 592- 623-4444

HAITI

Hotline: 114 / 116 (Emergency)

HONDURAS

Telefono De La Esperanza
-San Pedro Sula
Hotline:
(00 504) 2558 08 08
-Tegucigalpa
Hotline:
2232-1314 (Of. 2232-2707)

Hotline: 504-237-3623

HONG KONG

The Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong
Hotline:
2389 2222

The Samaritans Hong Kong
Hotline:
2896 0000