Self Help - Suicide

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis.

If you need help, please dial 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

You will be routed to the closest possible crisis center in your area. With over 120 crisis centers across the country, our mission is to provide immediate assistance to anyone seeking mental health services. Call for yourself, or someone you care about. Your call is free and confidential.

Why should I call the Lifeline?
From immediate suicidal crisis to information about mental health, crisis centers in our network are equipped to take a wide range of calls. Some of the reasons to call 1-800-273-TALK are listed below.

  • Call to speak with someone who cares
  • Call if you feel you might be in danger of hurting yourself
  • Call to find referrals to mental health services in your area
  • Call to speak to a crisis worker about someone you're concerned about

Students may also call the Student Assistance Program (SAP) 24 hours per day, 7 days per week at 800-327-2255.

Suicide Crisis Intervention - 901-274-7477

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Contact Us

University Health Services
910 Madison, 9th floor
Memphis, TN 38163

Appointments/General Questions

Please call: (901) 448-5630

Emergency After Hours Provider Access: (901) 541-5654

Fax: (901) 448-7255

Hours

Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed daily between 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.