The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is sharing resources available for veterans needing help with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Here are the recommendations from the VA:
- Call 911
- Go to the nearest Emergency Room
- Contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 | En Español: 1-888-628-9454
- Or the Veterans Crisis Line. Here’s how it works:
- 1-800-273-8255, press 1
- Send a text to 838255
- Chat online Confidential Veterans Chat
NOTE: The National Center for PTSD does not provide direct clinical care or individual referrals. It provides information to help find local mental health services and information on trauma and PTSD.
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