If you are considering suicide, please talk to someone now.

Live is the most important word in “Live As Fire”.

According to the CDC, suicide was the 10th leading cause of death in 2014 at 42,773 (CDC data on Suicide and Self-inflicted injury link and cited stats updated on Feb. 17, 2017). Learn what the Warning Signs for Suicide are.

For Everyone:  National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (website)

For LQBTQ+ Youth:  The Trevor Project – Suicide Prevention Organization for LGBTQ Youth‎ (website)

  • Hotline:  1-866-488-7386 (available 24/7)
  • Online Chat – Click to access (2:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST, every day)
  • TrevorText:  Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200 (available Wednesday – Friday, 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST. Standard text messaging rates apply.)

For Veterans:  Veterans Crisis Line (website)

  • Hotline:  1-800-273-8255, press option 1 (For Deaf and Hard of Hearing:  1-800-799-4889) (available 24/7)
  • Online Chat – Click to access (available 24/7)
  • Text:  Send text to 838255 (available 24/7)


Note:  Live As Fire is not affiliated with these services and provides this information as a resource to our visitors. Information provided on this page was obtained from the websites of the respective service providers.