ALERT: Suicide/Drug Overdose Emergency for Texas/Louisiana/Florida and Rhode Island

Our thoughts are with those in Texas, Louisiana, Florida. Remember, crisis responses services will evolve and change.

National links to resources in your state include the United Way’s 211 line. Click here to learn more.

For mental health, health and suicide prevention services, please ask for help and advice from your state’s resources. Please see the following links: State of Texas;  State of Louisiana and Florida


Help Save a Life!

Never underestimate your ability to make a difference!

Ask for help and advice from the following sources:

1. Emergency? Calling from RI? Call Rhode Island E 9-1-1.

2. Calling from another state and concerned about a loved one or friend in Rhode Island? You have two emergency options.

(3) Call RI State Police at 444-1000

(4) Call the local RI police department in the community where your loved one or friend lives.  Click here for a list of RI municipal police departments.

Learn more from our Suicide Emergency Checklist and RI Dept of Health  Drug Overdose Prevention information for the links below.  We’ve also included

Other Useful Links:

Suicide Prevention Resources for Rhode Island Residents

Enter the name of your city or town for local resources.

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