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Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center

 

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention Crisis Line:  1-800-273-8255, Press Option 1
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Mann-Grandstaff VAMC Suicide Prevention Awareness Campaign

Suicide among Veterans is a sad and heartbreaking reality that occurs in every state, county, city and town across the country. Recent research suggests that 20 Veterans die by suicide each day, of which six were users of VA services.  This information is important as it shows that Veterans who actively engage in services provided by VA are less likely to commit suicide than those who are not.

It is simply not tolerable or right to accept the status quo. We must work harder together to expand available resources and access to vital mental health care services, create safety networks, educate and inform, eliminate bureaucracy and barriers, and intervene as appropriate to prevent suicides before they occur.  This is not just the responsibility of our healthcare system or the VA at large - it is everyone's responsibility - and that is why we are asking for your help today.

Please download, print and post one of the posters available below to help educate Veterans and their families about the VA’s Veterans Crisis line – 1-800-273-8255, press 1. You are also encouraged to save this number on your mobile phone for quick reference when needed.  One small act, like sharing this valuable information and connecting Veterans and service members in crisis to support, can save a life. Be part of the solution today!


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Contact Info

Location

  • Toll Free Number

Contact Number(s)

  • 800-273-8255

Hours of Operation

  • 24-7