Elkhart County Suicide Prevention Coalition
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Whatever your situation, you are never alone.

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If you are in a crisis, or know someone who needs immediate help, do not hesitate. Call 911.

Connect2Help offers the 211 service if you simply need answers to questions and don't know where to turn.

Other excellent resources for your consideration:

Grieving: Ryan's Place, 574-535-1000 and on the web

Counseling:
• Samaritan Health and Living Center Inc., 574-262-3597 and on the web
• Oaklawn, 574-533-1234 and on the web

Information:
• Connect2Help, dial 211
• National Hotline, 800-273-8255
• Bashor Home for Children (Community-Based Services, formerly Mental Health America), 574-875-5117 ext. 2501

But whatever you do, talk to someone — a friend, a therapist, a family physician, a school counselor or a religious/spiritual leader.

Find friends in the community
Several support groups meet regularly in Elkhart County. To add to this list, please contact coalition member Barb Welty by email or call 574-523-2119.

Ryan's Place: Suicide Bereavement Group, contact 574-535-1000 for times and locations.

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