Veterans Crisis Line

NEW: Dial 988 then Press 1
Or text 838255

 No matter what you’re going through, there’s help to get you back on track.

This FREE support for ​Veterans & Military is

Available every day 24 / 7

And Serves:

All veterans
Their family members and friends
All Service members
National Guard and Reserve

The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource available to any Veteran, even if they are not enrolled in VA health care or registered with VA.

Care does not end when the conversation is over. The Veterans Crisis Line can connect Veterans to their local suicide prevention coordinators (SPC), who follow up to coordinate care.

Additional Resources

Signs of Crisis

NAMI MN Homefront

About Veteran Suicide

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Take the Crisis Self-check Quiz

Minneapolis VA Mental Health Care

MN Dept. of Veterans Affairs Suicide Prevention

Connecting with Women Veterans to ID Signs of Stress