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Mental Health Task Force

Crisis Resources

If you feel that you, your friend, or a family member is in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe and judgement-free place to talk, please call 911 or one of the following services:

DU Health and Counseling Center

Low cost, professional mental health services open to students, staff, and faculty.

303-871-2205 (press 1 for the after-hours counselor on call)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24-hour toll-free phone line.
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Chat Online

Colorado Crisis Services

24-hour toll-free phone line.
1-844-493-TALK (8255)
Text TALK to 38255

Trevor Project

24-hour toll-free phone line.
1-866-488-7386
Chat Online
Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200

Veteran Crisis Line

Connecting veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veteran Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

1-800-273-8255 and Press 1
Chat Online
Send a text to 838255