Find Affordable Counseling Near You

International Suicide Hotlines


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

Related Articles: What to Do When You’re Thinking About Suicide |  Choosing the Right Level of Mental Health CareLevels of Substance Abuse Care |  US State Funded Mental Health Guide


United States:
Emergency: 911
Suicide Hotline: 988 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Algeria:
Emergency: 34342 and 43 Suicide Hotline: 0021 3983 2000 58

Argentina:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 135 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Armenia:
Emergency: 911 and 112 Suicide Hotline: (2) 538194

Australia:
Emergency: 000 Suicide Hotline: 131114 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Austria:
Emergency: 112 Telefonseelsorge 24/7 : 142 Rat auf Draht 24/7 : 147 (Youth)

Bahamas:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: (2) 322-2763

Bahrain:
Emergency: 999 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Bangladesh:
Emergency: 999

Barbados:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: Samaritan Barbados (246) 4299999

Belgium:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: Stichting Zelfmoordlijn 1813

Bolivia:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 3911270

Bosnia & Herzegovina:
Suicide Hotline: 080 05 03 05

Botswana:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: +2673911270 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Brazil:
Emergency: 188 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Bulgaria:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 0035 9249 17 223

Canada:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 1 (833) 456 4566 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

China:
Emergency: 110 Suicide Hotline: 800-810-1117

Colombia:
24/7 Helpline in Barranquilla: 1(00 57 5) 372 27 27 24/7 Hotline Bogota: (57-1) 323 24 25

Croatia:
Emergency: 112 More Hotlines 

Cyprus:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 8000 7773

Czech Republic:
Emergency: 112

Denmark:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 4570201201

Egypt:
Emergency: 122 Suicide Hotline: 131114 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Estonia:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 3726558088 ; in Russian 3726555688

Ethiopia:
Emergency: 911 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Finland:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 010 195 202

France:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 0145394000 More Hotlines 

Germany:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 08001810771 More Hotlines 

Ghana:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: 2332 444 71279 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Greece:
Emergency: 1018

Guyana:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: 223-0001

Holland:
Suicide Hotline: 09000767

Hong Kong:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: 852 2382 0000

Hungary:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 116123

India:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 8888817666 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Indonesia:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 More Hotlines 

Iran:
Emergency: 110 Suicide Hotline: 1480

Ireland:
Emergency: 116123 Suicide Hotline: +4408457909090 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Israel:
Emergency: 100 Suicide Hotline: 1201 More Hotlines 

Italy:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 800860022

Jamaica:
Suicide Hotline: 1-888-429-KARE (5273)

Japan:
Emergency: 110 Suicide Hotline: 810352869090

Jordan:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 110 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Kenya:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: 722178177 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Kuwait:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 94069304 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Latvia:
Emergency: 113 Suicide Hotline: 371 67222922

Lebanon:
Suicide Hotline: 1564

Liberia:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 6534308 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Luxembourg:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 352 45 45 45

Malaysia:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: (06) 2842500 More Hotlines 

Malta:
Suicide Hotline: 179

Mauritius:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: +230 800 93 93

Mexico:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 5255102550 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Netherlands:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 900 0113 More Hotlines 

New Zealand:
Emergency: 111 Suicide Hotline: 1737 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Nigeria:
Suicide Hotline: 234 8092106493 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Norway:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: +4781533300

Pakistan:
Emergency: 115 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Philippines:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 028969191 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Poland:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 5270000

Portugal:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 21 854 07 40 and 8 96 898 21 50

Qatar:
Emergency: 999 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Romania:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 0800 801200 More Hotlines 

Russia:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 0078202577577

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:
Suicide Hotline: 9784 456 1044

Saudi Arabia:
Emergency: 112 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Serbia:
Suicide Hotline: (+381) 21-6623-393

Singapore:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: 1 800 2214444 More Hotlines 

Spain:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 914590050 More Hotlines 

South Africa:
Emergency: 10111 Suicide Hotline: 0514445691 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

South Korea:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: (02) 7158600 More Hotlines 

Sri Lanka:
Suicide Hotline: 011 057 2222662

Sudan:
Suicide Hotline: (249) 11-555-253 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Sweden:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 46317112400 More Hotlines 

Switzerland:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 143 More Hotlines 

Tanzania:
Emergency: 112 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Thailand:
Suicide Hotline: (02) 713-6793

Tonga:
Suicide Hotline: 23000

Trinidad and Tobago:
Suicide Hotline: (868) 645 2800

Tunisia:
Emergency: 197 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Turkey:
Emergency: 112

Uganda:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 0800 21 21 21 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

United Arab Emirates:
Suicide Hotline: 800 46342 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

United Kingdom:
Emergency: 112 Suicide Hotline: 0800 689 5652 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

United States:
Emergency: 911 Suicide Hotline: 988 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Zambia:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: +260960264040 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Zimbabwe:
Emergency: 999 Suicide Hotline: 080 12 333 333 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling