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

• Children’s Mobile Crisis Team 414-257-7621

* Milwaukee Behavioral Health Division Psychiatric Crisis Admission Center 414-257-7621 

* 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


For life-threatening emergencies, call 911.


Depression Awareness

Erika's Lighthouse

Parent Handbook


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

Web Sites

Prevent Suicide Greater Milwaukee 

COPE Hotline 

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention 

The Jason Foundation

American Association of Suicidology



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Stay by Jennifer Michael Hecht



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