Suicide is difficult to talk about, but there is help. If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, please contact one of these organizations.
You can learn more about CapRadio health care reporter Sammy Caiola's project exploring suicide in rural communities and access additional resources at capradio.org/ruralsuicide.
- Amador County Department of Behavioral Health: 209-223-6412
- Amador County 24 Hour Emergency Hotline: 1-888-310-6555
- Amador County Crisis Intervention: 209-223-2600
- Tuolumne County Behavioral Health Department 24/7 Crisis Line: 800-533-7000
- National Alliance on Mental Illness Amador: 209-223-1485, x266
- Amador Tuolumne Community Action Agency: 209-533-1397
- Lifeworks Self Empowerment Workshops: 209-223-6315
- Amador National Alliance on Mental Illness: 209-223-1485, x266
- Sierra Wind Wellness and Recovery Center: 209-223-1956
- Crisis Text Line: Text HELLO to 741-741
- WellSpace Health Suicide Prevention
- WellSpace 24-Hour Suicide Prevention Crisis Line: 916-368 3111 or 1-800-273-8255
- WellSpace 24-Hour Maternal Support Line: 916-681-2907
- WellSpace Crisis Text Line: Text the word HOPE to 916-668-iCAN (4226)
- Friends for Survival: 916-392-0664 (for those who’ve lost a loved one to suicide)
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
- 24-hour Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 or text: 838255
- Amador County Veterans Services: 209-223-6476, 209-223-5764
- Victory Village Veterans Center: 209-223-2286
- Citrus Heights Vet Center: 916-535-0420
This project is funded by a USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism grant.
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