Hotlines

It is not a weakness to call one of these in desperate times. They’re here for you. These are up-to-date numbers for the suicide hotlines, that have been checked beforehand. Please note: If your country’s phone number is not listed, you could also try the hotlines here.

Popular Countries

Hotlines for countries people are most frequently in.

USA

Kristin Brooks Hope Center:

1-800-784-2433

National Suicide Prevention:

1-800-273-8255

Boys Town Suicide and Crisis Line:

1-800-448-3000

Trans Lifeline:

1-877-565-8860

UK

Samaritans:

116 123

NHS 111 (non-emergency):

111

CALM (5pm to midnight):

0800 58 58 58

Canada

Kids Help Phone:

1-800-688-68686

Suicide Hotline:

1-833-456-4566

Trans Lifeline:

1-877-330-6366

Ireland

Samaritans:

116 123

Pieta House:

1 800 247 247

Jigsaw – Youth:

01 4727 010

German

Telefonseelsorge:

0800 111 0 (111/222)

Nummer gegen Kummer:

0800 111 0 550

More Links:

Here

Australia

Lifeline Australia:

13 11 14

Kids Helpline:

1800 55 1800

beyondblue:

1300 22 4636

Other Countries

Hotlines for countries not listed above.

European Union

Child Hotline (most countries):

116 111

Suicide Hotline (most countries):

116 123

Austria

Rat auf Draht:

147

Belgium

National Hotline in Flemish/Dutch:

106

Preventie van Zelfdoding:

1813

Centre de Prévention du Suicide:

0800 32 123

Brazil

CVV:

188

Bulgaria:

Safer Internet Center

124 123

Child Helpline

116 111

Croatia

PLAVI Telefon

48 33 888

HRABRI Telefon

116 111

China

Beijing Suicide Prevention

0800-810-1117

Beijing (Mobile):

010-82951332

Shenzhen Mental Health:

0755-25629459

Czech Republic

Linka bezpečí

116 111

Pražská linka důvěry:

222 580 697

Modrá linka:

549 241 010 / 608 902 410

Denmark:

Livslinien

70 201 201

BørneTelefonen:

116 111

Estonia:

Peaasi.ee

+372 52 58 156

Finland:

SOS Crisis Centre:

+358 9 413 50510

Help for Foreigners

(09) 4135 0501

Finnish Mental Health Association

+358 9 61551 6

France

S.O.S Amitié

09 72 39 40 50

Net Ecoute:

0800 200 000

English SOS Help (3pm to 11pm):

01 46 21 46 46

Greece

Suicide Prevention Centre

1018

Hamogelo (under 18):

1056

Hong Kong

The Samaritans

2896 0000

The Samaritans Befrienders:

2389 2222

Suicide Prevention Hotline:

2382 0000

Hungary

LESZ

116 123

Kek Vonal:

116 111

Iceland

Red Cross – Rauði krossinn

1717

India

ASSRA

91 22 27546669

iCall:

022 25521111

More Numbers:

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Ireland

The Samaritans

116 123

Pieta House

1800 247 247

Aware

1800 80 48 48

Israel

ERAN:

1201

Italy

Telefono Azzurro

19696

Telefono Amico:

199 284 284

Japan

Tokyo Suicide Prevention Center

03 5286 9090

Inochi-no-Denwa:

0570 783 556

Tell Japan:

03-5774-0992

Kenya

Befrienders Kenya

+254 722178177 / +254 736542304

Latvia

Skalbes

371 67222922/371 27722292

Japan

Tokyo Suicide Prevention Center

03 5286 9090

Inochi-no-Denwa:

0570 783 556

Tell Japan:

03-5774-0992

Lithuania

Youth Line:

8 800 28888

Children Line:

16 111

Hope Line:

116 123

Mexico

Suici

03 5286 9090

Inochi-no-Denwa:

0570 783 556

Tell Japan:

03-5774-0992

Luxembourg

SOS Détresse

454545

Kanner-Jugendtelefon:

116 111

Mexico

Instituto de Suicidologia

4631.3300 / 4631.3307

Netherlands

113.nl

0900-0113

New Zealand

Depression Hotline

454545

The Lowdown:

0800 111 757

Lifeline Aoteroa’s Suicide Prevention

0508 828 865

Norway

Kirkens SOS (11am to 11pm)

224 00 040

Mental Helse Hjelpetelefonen:

116 123

ROS:

948 17 818

Poland

Centrum Wsparcia

800 70 2222

Telefon zaufania dla dorosłych:

116 123

Telefon zaufania dla dzieci:

116 111

Romania

Alianta Romana de Preventie a Suicidului (7-7):

0800801200

Russia

ROCIT (for young people):

+7 (495) 638-53-65

Your Territory (for under 23s):

8 800 2000 122

Samaritans (Cherepovets):

007 (8202) 577-577

Serbia

Centar Srce:

0800 300 303

Befrienders:

00381-800-300-303

Singapore

Samaritans of Singapore:

1800 221 4444

Mental Health Institute:

6389 2222

Slovakia:

Linka detskej istoty

116 000

Linka detskej dôvery

055 234 72 72

Linka nádeje (for adults)

055 622 23 23/055 644 11 55

South Africa:

SADAG #1

0800 567 567

SADAG #2

0800 70 80 90

SADAG #3

0800 12 13 14

South Korea:

Suicide Prevention Center

+82 2 2203 0053

Ministry of Health & Welfare Call Centre

129

Hope be Restored:

1577 0199

Spain:

Teléfono de la Esperanza

902500002

Sweden:

BRIS:

116 111

Hjälplinjen:

0771-22 00 60

Mind:

90101

Non-Emergency Medical Advice:

1177

Switzerland:

143 – Helping Hand

143

Taiwan:

Suicide Prevention Center

0800 788 995

Thailand:

Samaritans Thailand

(02) 713 6793

Ukraine:

La Strada Ukraine

0 800 500 335 / 386

National Child Toll-free Hotline

0800 500 225 or 116 111