Suicide Prevention & Crisis Intervention Resources
The resources found here are for informational purposes only. Ryan Bartel Foundation does not recommend or endorse any clinicians, counselors, psychiatrists, social workers, physicians, products, procedures, or opinions. We welcome your calls and your posts, but if you have a crisis of any sort, seek immediate help by calling 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988 or one of the crisis intervention groups below.
Crisis Intervention & Prevention Services, Education
Hotline 800 273-talk(8255) or Text 'CONNECT" to 85511. Through a variety of programs, CrisisLink aims to educate, support and empower youth to make a difference within themselves and our community. Standard msg&data rates may apply. Text STOP to opt-out. For end user privacy and terms and conditions of texting with 85511, go to: http://www.preventionpaystext.com/policies/
Loudoun County Crisis Intervention Team
CIT provides individuals experiencing a mental health emergency the opportunity to meet with a mental health professional for evaluation, crisis intervention and stabilization services, as well as links to various resources. 102 Heritage Way, N.E., Suite 102 in Leesburg, 7.00am-11.00pm, tel 703-777-0320
Information, Support, Advocacy for Suicide Prevention and Mental Health
Active Minds is a national leader for young adult mental health advocacy and suicide prevention. Headquartered in Washington, DC, Active Minds brings to mental health what no other organization can — the voice of young people who are disproportionately affected by mental illnesses and the way mental health is addressed on campuses and in society at large.
Washington, DC-based with chapters at more than 600 colleges
Friends of Loudoun Mental Health
We are an all-volunteer, community-based, non-profit organization that helps those disabled by mental illness better their lives by providing assistance for living arrangements, advocating on their behalf for improved care and resources, and promoting recovery and community awareness.