Veterans and their loved ones can reach the VA crisis line for free, confidential support even if they are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. The VA is partnering with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to operate the national hotline.
The toll-free hotline number is reached by dialing 800-273-TALK (8255) and selecting option 1. Veterans can also chat online through the website or send a text message to 838255.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)