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International Suicide Hotlines


If you or someone you know is 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: What to Do When You’re Thinking About Suicide |  Choosing the Right Level of Mental Health CareUS 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 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Angola
Emergency 113 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Barbados
Emergency 911 Suicide Hotline Samaritan Barbados (246) 4299999

Belgium
Emergency 112 Suicide Hotline Stichting Zelfmoordlijn 1813

Bolivia
Emergency 911 Suicide Hotline 3911270 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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

Burindi
Emergency 117 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Burkina Faso
Emergency 17 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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

Chad More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling  Emergency 2251-1237

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 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Congo
Emergency 117

Costa Rica
Emergency 911 Suicide Hotline 506-253-5439 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Croatia
Emergency 112 More Hotlines 

Cyprus
Emergency 112 Suicide Hotline 8000 7773

Czech Republic
Emergency 112

Denmark
Emergency 112 Suicide Hotline 4570201201

Dominican Republic
Emergency 911 Suicide Hotline (809) 562-3500 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Ecuador
Emergency 911 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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

El Salvador
Emergency 911 Suicide Hotline 126 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Equatorial Guinea
Emergency 114 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 0800 111 0 111 More Hotlines 

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

Greece
Emergency 1018

Guatemala
Emergency 110 Suicide Hotline 5392-5953 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Guinea More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 
Emergency 117

Guinea Bissau More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 
Emergency 117

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 

Lithuania
Emergency 112 Suicide Hotline 8 800 28888 More Hotlines 

Luxembourg
Emergency 112 Suicide Hotline 352 45 45 45

Madagascar
Emergency 117 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Malaysia
Emergency 999 Suicide Hotline (06) 2842500 More Hotlines 

Mali
Emergency 8000-1115 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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 

Niger
Emergency 112 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 

Peru
Emergency 911 Suicide Hotline 381-3695 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

São Tomé and Príncipe
Suicide Hotline (239) 222-12-22 ext. 123 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

Saudi Arabia
Emergency 112 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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

Senegal
Emergency 17 More Hotlines  In-Person Counseling 

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