Depression & Suicide Resources

Boston, MA (Local MIT)

Community Resources and Crisis Numbers

Australia

http://www.beyondblue.org.au/
- Depression help: Phone or chat
- Phone:  1300 22 4636

http://www.suicide.org/hotlines/international/australia-suicide-hotlines...
- Suicide hotlines

http://www.thesamaritans.org.au/
- Suicide help: Phone, chat, or face to face
- Phone: 13 52 47

https://www.lifeline.org.au/
- Suicide hotline, phone and chat
- Phone: 13 11 14

 

Canada

http://depressionhurts.ca/en/improvement/self-help-groups.aspx
- Self help group links and more information

http://www.cmha.ca/mental-health/find-help/
- Phone: 9-1-1
- Local CMHA chapters

http://www.defeatdepression.ca/#!finding-help/cqq1
- Links to other resources, but no direct numbers or email

 

India

http://www.suicide.org/hotlines/international/india-suicide-hotlines.html
- Suicide hotlines

 

United Kingdom

http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/AboutNHSservices/Emergencyandurgentcareserv...
- National Non Life threatening Urgent Care
- Phone: 111
- Life threatening care: Phone: 999

http://www.depressionuk.org/useful_links.shtml
- Websites and more information

http://www.depressionuk.org/national_links.shtml
- Email and telephone support

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/pages/mental-heal...
- Information and phone numbers for support

http://www.supportline.org.uk/problems/depression.php
- Information and phone numbers for support

 

United States

988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
https://988lifeline.org/
- Hours: Available 24 hours.
- Languages: English, Spanish.
- Call: 988
- SMS: 988
 

http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=home
- Information and hotlines for depression and bipolar disorder
- Toll-free: (800) 826-3632

http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
- Suicide hotlines and 24/7 chat center
- 1-800-273-8255 (TALK)

http://www.crisistextline.org/
- Text to 741741

http://www.recovery.org/topics/find-the-best-dual-diagnosis-recovery-pro...
- Help for simultaneous mood disorder, including depression, and substance abuse
- 1-866-715-0504

http://www.nationalparenthelpline.org
- Hotline help for parents
- 1-855-427-2736
- 1-855-4A PARENT

Crisis Centers World Wide

- http://www.iasp.info/resources/Crisis_Centres/

 

Note:  We appreciate the tremendous positive work done by many agencies.  Unfortunately, we are not adding any more new links at this time, and this page should be considered frozen as is.  June 10, 2020.