International Suicide Hotlines

If you or someone you know if suicidal, call one of the numbers below. If someone in IMMEDIATE danger, please call your local emergency number e.g. 911 in the US.

Depending how severe your symptoms are, there are different treatment options: What to Do When You're Thinking About Suicide.



United States  United States:
Emergency: 911 
Suicide Hotline: (800) 273-8255

More Hotlines   In-Person Counseling


Algeria  Algeria:  Emergency: 34342 and 43        Suicide Hotline:  0021 3983 2000 58 


Argentina Argentina:  Emergency: 911         Suicide Hotline:  (54-11) 4758-2554 


Armenia Armenia:  Emergency: 911 and 112         Suicide Hotline:   (2) 538194 


Australia Australia:  Emergency: 000         Suicide Hotline: 131114        More Hotlines    In-Person Counseling


Austria Austria:  Emergency:112          Telefonseelsorge 24/7 : 142          Rat auf Draht 24/7 : 147 (youth)


Bahamas Bahamas:  Emergency: 911     Suicide Hotline:   (2) 322-2763


Bangladesh Bangladesh:   Emergency: 999


Barbados Barbados:   Emergency:911     Suicide Hotline: Samaritan Barbados  (246) 4299999 


Belgium Belgium:   Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: Stichting Zelfmoordlijn  1813


Bolivia Bolivia:   Emergency: 911     Suicide Hotline: 3911270


Bosnia Bosnia & Herzegovina:   Suicide Hotline: 080 05 03 05


Botswana Botswana:  Emergency: 911     National Lifeline: 3911270


Brazil Brazil: Emergency:188     More Hotlines


Bulgaria Bulgaria:  Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: 0035 9249 17 223


Canada Canada:  Emergency: 911     Suicide Hotline: 1 (833) 456 4566       More Hotlines    In-Person Counseling


China China:  Emergency: 110     Suicide Hotline: 800-810-1117


Croatia Croatia:  Emergency: 112     More Hotlines


Cyprus Cyprus:  Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: 8000 7773


Czech republic Czech Republic: Emergency: 112


Denmark Denmark:  Emergency: 112    Suicide Hotline:4570201201


Egypt Egypt:  Emergency:122     More Hotlines


Estonia Estonia:  Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: 3726558088 ; in Russian 3726555688


Finland Finland:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline:  010 195 202


France France: Emergency:  112    Suicide number: 0145394000     More Hotlines


Germany Germany:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline:  08001810771      More Hotlines


Ghana Ghana:  Emergency: 999     Suicide Hotline: 2332 444 71279


Greece Greece:  Emergency: 1018


Guyana Guyana:  Emergency: 999     Suicide Hotline: 223-0001


Holland Holland:  Suicide Hotline: 09000767


HongKong Hong Kong:  Emergency:  999     Suicide Hotline: 852 2382 0000


Hungary Hungary:  Emergency:      Suicide Hotline: 116123


India India: Emergency:     Suicide Hotline:8888817666       More Hotlines


Indonesia Indonesia:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-8255       More Hotlines


Iran Iran: Emergency:110     Suicide Hotline:  1480


Ireland Ireland:  Energency number:  112     Suicide Hotline: +4408457909090


Israel Israel:  Emergency: 100    Suicide Hotline:1201     More Hotlines


Italy Italy:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline: 800860022


Japan Japan:  Emergency:  110     Suicide Hotline: 810352869090


Jordan Jordan:  Emergency:  911     Suicide Hotline:  110


Latvia Latvia:  Emergency:  113     Suicide Hotline:  371 67222922


Lebanon Lebanon:  Suicide Hotline:  1564


Liberia Liberia:  Suicide Hotline:  6534308


Luxembourg Luxembourg:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline:  352 45 45 45


Malaysia Malaysia:  Emergency:  999     Suicide Hotline: (06) 2842500      More Hotlines


Malta Malta:  Suicide Hotline:  179


Mauritius Mauritius:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline:  +230 800 93 93


Mexico Mexico:  Emergency:  911     Suicide Hotline: 5255102550      More Hotlines


Netherlands Netherlands:  Emergency: 112      Suicide Hotline: 900 0113     More Hotlines


New Zealand New Zealand :  Emergency:  111     Suicide Hotline:  1737      More Hotlines    In-Person Counseling


Nigeria Nigeria:  Suicide Hotline: 234 8092106493       More Hotlines


Norway Norway:  Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: +4781533300


Norway Pakistan:  Emergency: 115      More Hotlines


Philippines Philippines:  Emergency: v911     Suicide Hotline: 028969191       More Hotlines


Poland Poland:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline: 5270000


Portugal Portugal:  Emergency:  112&      Suicide Hotlines: 21 854 07 40  and  8 96 898 21 50


Romania Romania:  Emergrncy number:  112     Suicide Hotline: 0800 801200      More Hotlines


Russia Russia:  Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: 0078202577577


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:  Suicide Hotline:  9784) 456 1044


Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Emergency:112      More Hotlines


Serbia Serbia:  Suicide Hotline: (+381) 21-6623-393


Singapore Singapore:  Emergrncy number:  999     Suicide Hotline: 1 800 2214444       More Hotlines


Spain Spain:  Emergency:  112     Suicide Hotline: 914590050      More Hotlines


South Africa South Africa:  Emergency:  10111     Suicide Hotline: 0514445691      More Hotlines    In-Person Counseling


South Korea South Korea:  Emergency: 112     Suicide Hotline: (02) 7158600      More Hotlines


Sri Lanka Sri Lanka:  Suicide Hotline:  011 057 2222662


Sri Lanka Sudan:  Suicide Hotline:  (249) 11-555-253


Sweden Sweden:  Emergency number:  112    Suicide Hotline: 46317112400     More Hotlines


Switzerland Switzerland:  Emergency:  112    Suicide Hotline: 143      More Hotlines


Thailand Thailand:   Suicide Hotline:  (02) 713-6793


Tonga Tonga:  Suicide Hotline:  23000


Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago:  Suicide Hotline: (868) 645 2800


Turkey Turkey:  Emergency:  112     no suicide hotline for Turkey at this tme


United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: Suicide Hotline: 800 46342     More Hotlines


United Kingdom United Kingdom:  Emergency:  112    Suicide Hotline: 08457909090      More Hotlines    In-Person Counseling


United States United States: Emergency: 911     Suicide Hotline: (800) 273-8255      More Hotlines    In-Person Counseling