988 Suicide Prevention Line Launched Nationally
- Buckelew Suicide Prevention Call Center One of 13 Selected in California
A letter from Buckelew CEO Chris Kughn briefing the community about the new 988 hotline:
We are experiencing a mental healthcare crisis. The nation-wide transition to 988, the new three-digit phone and text number for mental health, substance use and suicidal crises, marks significant progress in expanding access at the critical time a person needs help. Suicide is preventable and these lifesaving services are urgently needed...
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