• SUICIDE PREVENTION RESOURCES

     

    FOR IMMEDIATE CRISIS: CALL 911-Do not wait for your School Counselor

     

    Regional Mental Health

    8555 Taft St. Merrillville, IN (219) 769-4005

     

    Franciscan Behavioral Health Dyer

    24 Joliet St Dyer, IN (800) 738-7336

     

    Porter Starke Services

    601 Wall St. Valparaiso, IN (219) 531-3500

     

    Riverside Healthcare

    350 N. Wall St. Kankakee, IL (815) 933-1671

     

    Michiana Behavioral Health ages 5 & up

    1800 N. Oak Drive Plymouth, IN 574-936-3784 or 800-795-6252

     

    Campagna Academy Youth Substance Abuse Treatment

    7403 Cline Ave Schererville, IN 219-322-8614 

     

    CrossRoad Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility ages 6-21

    1825 Beacon St. Fort Wayne, IN 260-484-4153 or 800-976-2306 

     

    Suicide Hotline: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255 Available 24 hours a day

     

    Suicide Survivors Support Group/Wounded Healers (219) 924-5577 (meets in Griffith)

     

    Survivors of Loss Due to Addictions or Suicide (SOLAS) (219) 462-6267 (meets in Valparaiso)

     

    Compassionate Friends Bereaved Parents (219) 365-8485 (meets in Crown Point)

     

    Mental Health America (219) 922-3822

     

    Northwest Indiana Suicide Prevention Council 757-1849

     

    Websites and videos

            

    A Cry for Help: How to help a friend who is depressed or suicidal video  800-451-5006, www.paracletepress.com

     

    Families for Depression Awareness, www.familyaware.org/coping_after_suicide.php

     

    SOS (Signs of Suicide) video from National Depression Screening Day 781-239-0071 www.mentalhealthscreening.org.