Behavioral Health Crisis Resources

If you feel you cannot keep yourself safe, go to the nearest emergency department or call 911. If you want someone to talk to or need referral information, there are Behavioral Health Crisis Resources available to you.

Regional Behavioral Health Crisis Lines - All ages - 24/7 (Voice only, no text/SMS)
Region 1
Counties: Benewah, Bonner, Kootenai, Shoshone
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Region 2
Counties: Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce
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Region 3
Counties: Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Washington
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Region 4
Counties: Ada, Boise, Elmore, Valley
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Region 5
Counties: Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls
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Region 6
Counties: Bannock, Bear Lake, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida, Power
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Region 7
Counties: Bingham, Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, Teton
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Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline (All ages, 24/7)
Talk OR Text
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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (All Ages, 24/7)
Calls are routed based on caller’s area code: A caller with a 208 area code will be routed to Idaho’s Suicide Prevention Hotline (see below), but someone with an out-of-state area code will likely be routed to that state’s hotline.
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National Crisis Text Line (All ages, 24/7)
National Crisis Text Line
Works with most carriers without charge; however, short codes do not work with some prepaid plans.
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Veterans Crisis Line - 24/7
Veterans Crisis Line
Text: 838255
TTY: Use your preferred relay service, or dial 711 then 800-273-8255.
Online chat: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/get-help/chat