Elkhart County Suicide Prevention Coalition
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Get connected with resources
Whatever your situation, you are never alone.

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

National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line: Text "HELP" to 741-741

Mental Health Practitioner Database

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

Support Services:
• Samaritan Health and Living Center Inc.: 574-262-3597 and on the web
• Oaklawn: 574-533-1234 and on the web
• Heart City Health: 574-262-3597

Information:
• Connect2Help: dial 211
• Bashor Home for Children (Community-Based Services, formerly Mental Health America), 574-875-5117 ext. 2501
• Friendship Line 1-800-971-0016 (older adult support system)

Websites:
    • Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties online Mental Health Resource Site
    • Suicide Prevention Center of St. Joseph County
    • National Alliance of Mental Illness - Elkhart County
    • Anabaptist Disabilities Network

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.

Eating Disorder support group: contact 574-360-3201 or email Nanci at EDAMichiana@gmail.com

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