After a Suicide Attempt or Suicidal Experience

If you need immediate help, please call 1-844-493-8255 to reach Colorado Crisis Services, and you’ll be connected to a skilled, trained counselor 24/7/365.

An important aspect of suicide prevention is recognizing the resilience of survivors of suicidal distress who do not die by suicide. The research is clear that the vast majority of people who experience thoughts of suicide or survive suicide attempts do not go on to die by suicide. On this page, you will find resources for supporting yourself, your loved one, or your community after someone has experienced a suicide attempt, behaviors, or thoughts.

To learn more about the Office of Suicide Prevention, please return to the Office of Suicide Prevention.

  • Colorado Crisis Services (1-844-493-8255) services the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255) for Colorado callers. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is made up of call centers around the country, and its website contains additional helpful information pertinent to suicide prevention in the USA.

  • Ayuda en Español: Lifeline ofrece 24/7, gratuito servicios en español, no es necesario hablar inglés si usted necesita ayuda. Cuando usted llama al número 1-888-628-9454, su llamada se dirige al centro de ayuda de nuestra red disponible más cercano.