Access to a local emergency services
En Español oprima el dos
24/7, 365 days a year - Someone is waiting to listen.
1-800-273-TALK (8255) then press 1
Veterans Online Chat Service
For Hearing & Speech Impaired with TTY Equipment:
Lifeline Crisis Chat --- 2pm–2am (Est)
Trevor Lifeline – for LGBTQ young people in crisis
Memorial Epworth Center
Inpatient stabilization for adolescents (13 & up) and adults in crisis
420 North Niles Avenue, South Bend, 46617
• 24 hour care and assessment
• Fees determined on individual basis and insurance
Saint Joseph Health System Mishawaka Medical Center ER
5215 Holy Cross Parkway, Mishawaka, 46545
Memorial Hospital ER
615 North Michigan St., South Bend, 46601
SOS Crisis Line (Local)
Advocacy & crisis intervention for victims of sexual assault, rape and domestic violence.
Counselors and Therapists
Local mental health providers with experience helping individuals who are dealing with suicidal thoughts or a mental illness.
Click here for a list of therapists & counselors
Oaklawn Community Mental Health
Outpatient Counseling/Inpatient Care
South Bend: 574-283-1234
Toll free: 1-800-282-0809
Memorial Medical Group Behavioral Health
Outpatient services - South Bend area
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Local support, education, and advocacy for people with mental illness and their families. Ph. 574-259-3564
Department of Veteran's Affairs, Mental Health Suicide Prevention
1540 Trinity Place, Mishawaka, IN 46545
Ph. 574-272-9000, press 3 to talk to a nurse (your PCP)
Department of Veteran's Affairs
Readjustment Counseling Services
South Bend Vet Center
4927 Miami St., South Bend, IN 46614
Free Local Resource Guide for Suicide Loss survivors
If you or someone you know is struggling with the sudden death of a loved one, help is available. Download a copy of our Resource Guide with links to local resources.
Suicide Bereavement Support
The "Suicide Survivor Support Group" meets once a month at United Health Services bringing together those who have lost a family member or friend to suicide. Last Tuesday of the month. Call for times and details 574-314-5426.
Local Outreach to Survivors
The Outreach team will call those recently affected by the sudden death of a loved one to offer comfort and resources. Call us at 574-314-5426.
Center for Hospice Care
Offers a variety of free bereavement programs to educate and support following the loss of someone through death.