Immediate Help and Support
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)The Lifeline provides 24/7, free, and confidential support 1-800-273-8255.
Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network Crisis Text LineText “TN” to 741-741 to be connected to a crisis counselor.The line will provide immediate support and referrals for suicidal thoughts, anxiety, depression, child and domestic abuse, substance abuse, eating disorders, human trafficking, and more.
Mobile Crisis Unit Hotline865-539-2409Mobile Crisis Unit (MCU) provides a 24-hour crisis response system for individuals experiencing a behavioral health crisis. The program provides assessments, triage, and access to appropriate levels of care.
Mental Health Association of East TennesseeThe Mental Health Association of East Tennessee is a 501 (C)3 non profit organization dedicated to educating the community about mental health issues.Tennessee Suicide Prevention NetworkThe Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network (TSPN) is the statewide public-private organization responsible for implementing the Tennessee Strategy for Suicide Prevention as defined by the 2001 National Strategy for Suicide Prevention.
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