Google will soon display pre-written texts that people can use to ask for help in crisis situations

If you or someone you know is considering suicide or is anxious, depressed, upset or needs to talk, there are people who want to help you:

Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the US, at any time, about any type of crisis.

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: Call or text 988 to contact what was formerly known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. The original telephone number, 1-800-273-TALK (8255), is also available.

The International Association for Suicide Prevention lists a number of suicide helplines by country. Click here to find them.

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