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Are you thinking about suicide?   THERE IS HELP. These helplines below are available 24/7, even if you are worried about someone else and need to talk about it.

  • Suicide Prevention Hotline:
    1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Samaritan Helpline   
    877-870-HOPE (4673)
  • Text a Crisis Counselor:
  • Veterans Crisis Line
    1-800-273-8255 - Press 1    

    OR   Text to 838255
  • Is This A Emergency? 
    Call 911
  • Berkshire County Crisis Team    
  • Local Hospital emergency room


“Suicide is less about death and more about the need to overcome unbearable psychological pain.”
— --MA Strategic Plan for Suicide Prevention