Getting Help Right Away


If you or someone you know is in immediate danger because of thoughts of suicide, there is help for you.  Do not hesitate to call.  Please reach out for help.

  • Call 911
  • Call 734.996.4747 (UM Psychiatric Emergency Services)

If you are not in immediate danger, but need someone to talk with right now, please call one of the following 24/7, 365 days/year, resources:

Campus 24-Hour Services:

National 24-Hour Hotlines:

  • 988 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  
    • All calls: main number
    • Military Veterans: press 1
    • Spanish speaking: press 2
  • The Trevor Lifeline: 1.866.488.7386 
    • Trevor provides suicide prevention and crisis intervention to LGBTQ young people ages 13-24. TrevorChat is available 7 days a week 2:00 pm-8:00 pm CST. 
    • TrevorText is available Fridays 3:00 pm-7:00 pm CST. Text the word “Trevor” to 1.202.304.1200.
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1.800.273.8255 and Press 1 
    • The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring, Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Access chat HERE.
    • You may also send a text to 838255.
  • Crisis Text Line741741

All of these options and resources are available with just a phone call or a mouse-click away.  Together, we can change our own story or the story of someone we care about.