CAMS-care Suicide Crisis Center

CAMS-care is designed to support providers who work with suicidal patients and does not provide direct clinical services.

If you are in crisis and need intervention and support, please reach out to an organization listed below.  If you are located in the United Kingdom and looking for resources for yourself or your child, you should locate your local National Health Services Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) which can be found on the NHS UK website under mental health services.

 

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION

The Lifeline, based in the U.S.,  provides 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention, and crisis resources for you or your loved ones. The link below connects you to Lifeline or you may call them at 800-273-8255.

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SUICIDOLOGY

AAS is a charitable, non-profit organization whose mission is to  promote the understanding and prevention of suicide and support those who have been affected by it.  AAS provides resources to suicide survivors, clinicians, researchers, educators, and organizations. For more information, please click on the link below.

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AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide.  For more information, please click on the link below.

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VETERANS RESOURCE & COUNSELING CENTER

Vet Centers across the country provide a broad range of counseling, outreach, and referral services to combat Veterans and their families. Services for a Veteran may include individual and group counseling in areas such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), alcohol and drug assessment, and suicide prevention referrals.  All services are free of cost and are strictly confidential. For more information, please click on the link below.

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SUICIDE PREVENTION RESOURCE CENTER

The Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) is the nation’s only federally supported resource center devoted to advancing the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention. SPRC is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). For more information, please click on the link below.

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