Resources

>For Life Threatening Emergencies Call 911<

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS RESOURCES – GREATER MILWAUKEE AREA

24/7 Suicide Prevention and Other Crisis Hotlines

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline– 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
    •  TTY Accessible         1-800-799-4TTY
    • Spanish/Español       1-888-628-9454
    • Veterans Crisis Line  1-800-273-8255, Press 1
  • Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ)                    1-866-488-7386
  • COPE Hotline                                            1-262-377-2673
  • Sexual Assault Treatment Center Crisis Line (Milwaukee, Aurora) 414-219-5555
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline      1-800-656-HOPE (4673
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence 1-800-622-2255
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233

24/7 Milwaukee Emergency Mental Health Care Numbers 

  • Police: Emergency  (request CIT officer)                                    911
  • Milwaukee County Psychiatric Crisis Service/Admissions  414-257-7260 or 414-257-7222
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Mobile Team                                       414-257-7222

Youth Services

  • HOPELINE Text Line                                                                     TEXT 741741
  • Pathfinders Youth Shelter                                                           414-271-1560
  • Teen Crisis Line-Walker’s Point Family/Youth Center    414-647-8200
  • Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Crisis Line ages 13-24)                   1- 866-488-7386
  • WI Dept. of Public Instruction Youth Suicide Prevention                                         https://dpi.wi.gov/sspw/mental-health/youth-suicide-prevention

Milwaukee Area Hospitals

  • Aurora Psychiatric Hospital                                                       414-454-6600
  • Aurora St. Luke’s South Shore Behavioral Medicine       414-489-4125
  • Children’s Hospital of WI – Outpatient Psychiatry            414-266-2932
  • Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Milwaukee                             414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Psychiatric Crisis Service/Admissions 414-257-7260
  • ProHealth Care Behavioral Medicine                                     262-928-4036
  • Roger’s Memorial Hospital-Brown Deer                               414-865-2500

For Veterans

VeteransCrisisLine.net   Confidential help for Veterans and their families

  • Call 1-800-273-8255, Press 1
  • Confidential chat at Text to 838255

Zablocki VA Medical Center  1-888-469-6614 Ext. 45760
    Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic-for urgent mental health services on a walk in basis
(After hours, weekends and holidays)

VA Medical Center Emergency Room-1-888-469-6614 Ext. 41885
RN Helpline 1-888-469-6614

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR CARE

Milwaukee County Access Clinic (walk-in, for uninsured)  414-257-7665

MHA-Wisconsin Mental Health and Wellness Resources for Milwaukee County (searchable) http://www.mhawisconsin.org/milw-resources-search

MHA-Wisconsin’s Mental Health and Wellness Resource Guide for Milwaukee County 2015-2016  

http://mkehcp.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/ReferralDirectory_2014_clr.pdf

HELP FROM PEERS

Warmline-414-777-4729  Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Wednesday 6-10 PM                                                                                                           A peer run non-crisis support line for people living with mental health issues-adults                                                                                             www.warmline-milwaukee.webs.com

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON SUICIDE PREVENTION AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH

Milwaukee/Wisconsin

National

Apps/Social Media

PHONE APPS:

To help a suicidal friend:

Collect items on your smartphone to use as supports when distressed or thinking of suicide:

To help make it more difficult to access a way to kill oneself: