More active duty soldiers are lost to suicide, than to combat these days.If you know your battle buddy is struggling, if you’re concerned. Ask the question make it real. Contact your unit ‘gatekeeper’.
Suicide is a very final solution to a temporary problem. There is help. You are important. You are loved.
If you or a friend or family member is struggling there are resources that are open 24/7 to you.
Emergency - 911
Military Crisis Line - 1-800-273-TALK (8255) - Press 1
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Military One Source - 1-800-342-9647
The Defense Center of Excellence (DCoE) - 1-866-966-1020
Wounded Soldier and Family Hotline - 1-800-984-8523 CONUS DSN: 421-3700
OCONUS DSN: 312-421-3700