Suicide Prevention

  • If you, or someone you know, are thinking about suicide, tell a staff member, or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255). This number can be dialed toll-free from anywhere in the United States, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Remember, if you are concerned about a family member or a friend, and you think they may be considering suicide, take ACTion:

    A – Ask them “Are you thinking of killing yourself?”

    C – Care for them by listening with compassion and voicing your concern.

    T – Take action by getting professional help.

     

    For an immediate emergency call 911. In other cases these resources may be helpful.

     

    Hotlines

    24 Hour Crisis Line  
    847-377-8088

    Suicide Hotline  
    800-784-2433

    Talkline
    800-273-8255

     

    Hospital Treatment Programs

    Alexian Brothers Hospital 
    800-432-5005

    Northwest Community Hospital  
    847-618-1000

    Streamwood Behavioral Health Hospital  
    630-837-9000

     

     

     

    Community Counseling Services

    Catholic Charities
    847-376-2100 

    Jewish Family Services
    847-392-8820 

    Kenneth Young Center
    630-524-8800 

    Lutheran Family Services
    847-640-7954 

    Schaumburg Family Counseling
    847-524-1505