Suicide Prevention Resources

REDgen does not provide crisis services. Please allow 3-5 days for a response to all inquiries made to REDgen via website, phone or text.

If you or someone you care about is in crisis, please get help now .

Crisis Numbers:

• Milwaukee County Crisis Line 414-257-7222

• Mobile Urgent Treatment Team 414-257-8200

* Cope Services (262) 377-2673

• Teen Crisis Line (Walker’s Point) 414-647-8200

• Hopeline text - 741741

Suicide Prevention Hotlines:

• Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK

• TTY Accessible 1-800-799-4TTY

• National Hopeline Network 1-800-Suicide

(1-800-784-2433)

For life-threatening emergencies, call 911.

 

Depression Awareness

Erika's Lighthouse

http://www.erikaslighthouse.org/the-parent-handbook-on-childhood-and-teen-depression-1

Parent Handbook

http://www.erikaslighthouse.org/the-parent-handbook-on-childhood-and-teen-depression-1

 

Please let the young people in your life know about the Crisis Text Line. By simply texting 741741, a teen can connect via text with a trained counselor, anonymously and confidentially.

Download our Suicide Prevention Card Here

Toolkit for Schools

http://www.sprc.org/sites/default/files/migrate/library/AfteraSuicideToolkitforSchools.pdf

Web Sites

Prevent Suicide Greater Milwaukee 

COPE Hotline 

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention 

The Jason Foundation

American Association of Suicidology 

http://www.nami.org

http://www.mhawisconsin.org

http://www.jedfoundation.org

http://lean0n.me

http://www.qprinstitute.com

http://besmartforkids.org/about/

 

Books

Reasons to Stay Alive by Matt Haig

Stay by Jennifer Michael Hecht

 

APPS

http://jasonfoundation.com/get-involved/student/a-friend-asks-app/

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Bullying

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Suicide

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Behavioral Health

 

VIDEOS

   Glennon Doyle Melton Negative Coping 

•   Preventing Teen Suicide 

Audio

   NPR, On Point. With High School Pressure, Teen Suicide is on The Rise   

•  NPR: In Palo Alto's High-Pressure Schools, Suicides Lead To Soul-Searching