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)
Counties: Benewah, Bonner, Kootenai, Shoshone
Counties: Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce
Counties: Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Washington
Counties: Ada, Boise, Elmore, Valley
Counties: Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls
Counties: Bannock, Bear Lake, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida, Power
Counties: Bingham, Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, Teton
Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline (All ages, 24/7)
Idaho's Behavioral Health Community Crisis Centers for Adults Only - 24/7
Rural Crisis Center Network
National Suicide Prevention Hotline (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.
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.
Facebook Crisis Text Line
Crisis messaging via Facebook
Veterans Crisis Line - 24/7