Skip to main content
Pages and Files
The HopeLine Live HopeCoach Chat
Black Dog Tribe
Contra Costa Crisis Center
Crisis Centre Chat
GLBT National Help Center
gURL suicide support
Crisis Text Line
Hello Cruel World
It Gets Better
It Gets Better Australia
Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service
Lived Experience Coping Tips for Suicidal Thoughts
Long Island Crisis Center
Northern Youth Online
Online Media Suicide Prevention
Online Suicide Help
Reasons to go on Living Project
San Francisco Suicide Prevention
Add "All Pages"
Online Suicide Help
This site is a collection of links and descriptions (including hours available) of web and mobile suicide crisis services. The directory is not itself a crisis service, and does not offer counselling here. Please click the links to connect to help.
Online Suicide Help offers links to IM chat, chat rooms (group chat), peer support forums, social media supports, SMS texting services, mobile apps, online self-help resources, professional e-health services, and other crisis directories.
This site is unique in focussing on online mental health services alone, recognizing a preference among many users not to use a phone to call a crisis hotline, but willingness to try a chat option. Seeing a need for an easy way to find a patchwork of IM chat services which are mostly geoblocked to be only available to one country, or even one town, this directory organizes them geographically and alphabetically.
It also features pages highlighting e-mental health services for
from people who've been suicidal.
The Online Suicide Help directory was created in 2011 and is updated and maintained by a
suicide attempt survivor
who is a
mental health advocate
with extensive lived experience using e-health services and social media, as well as reviewing resources for
If you are at imminent risk of suicide or have already harmed yourself, please go to a hospital. If you have less acute suicidal feelings, please reach out via technology for support and ways to cope.
To add a link, or for more information, please contact Sandra at
or newtmedia at gmail.com.
This site is provided for informational and educational purposes only. It's not intended to diagnose or treat suicidal people or provide medical advice. Information is provided without warranty or condition, express or implied, statutory or otherwise, as to quality, accuracy, legality, reliability, efficacy, or completeness. Users of this site do so at their own risk and by using agree to indemnify the provider from any and all liability, loss, injury, damages, costs, and expenses (including legal fees and expenses) arising from use of information on this site.
Made in Canada
help on how to format text
Turn off "Getting Started"