Resource Library

Listings of local, state and national resources

Suicide Prevention
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
    Provides those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
  • Be The One to Help Save a Life
    Five steps to help someone in crisis, or help spread the word about suicide prevention.
  • Crisis Text Line
    Text: 'HOME' to 741741
    24 hours a day 7 days a week support in any type of crisis to assist with getting you to a calm, safe place.
  • Help a Friend In Need on Social Media
    Facebook and Instagram are proud to work with The Jed Foundation and The Clinton Foundation, non-profits that work to promote emotional wellbeing, to share potential warning signs that a friend might be in emotional distress and need your help.
  • Mental Health FIRST AID
    Teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.
  • Michigan Department of Health & Human Services Injury & Violence Prevention Section
    Works with state and local partners to help Michigan communities stop injuries and violence by collecting and explaining data, developing and evaluating prevention programs, and providing tools, technical assistance, and information..
  • National Institute of Mental Health
    Knowing the warning signs for suicide and how to get help can help save lives.
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    (800) 273-TALK(8255)
  • St. Clair County Community Mental Health - Mobile Crisis Unit
    (810) 966-2575
    Responds to any location in St. Clair County 24 hours a day 7 days a week to assist individuals who may be experiencing thoughts of suicide or other symptoms of mental illness. 
  • St Clair County Suicide Prevention Committee
    Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month and open to anyone who would like to get involved in the fight against suicide.
    Contact: Amy Smith at or 810-966-7830
  • Survivors of Suicide Support Group
    This peer-led group meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month for those who have lost a loved one to suicide.
    Contact: Amy Smith at or 810-966-7830
  • The Trevor Project
    Call: (866) 488-7386
    Text: 'START' to 678-678
    If you are an LGBTQ young person in need of support, reach out to one of our crisis counselors, available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
  • The National Council for Suicide Prevention
    Warning Signs, Risk Factors, and Protective Factors.
  • The Jason Foundation
    Dedicated to the prevention of the “Silent Epidemic” of youth suicide through educational and awareness programs that equip young people, educators/youth workers and parents with the tools and resources to help identify and assist at-risk youth.
  • The Jed Foundation
    Protects emotional health and prevents suicide for our nation’s teens and young adults, giving them the skills and support they need to thrive today…and tomorrow.
  • Veterans Crisis Line
    Call: 988, then Press 1
    Text: 838255
    Free 24 hours a day 7 days a week, confidential support for veterans, even if you're not enrolled in VA benefits or health care.