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If you or someone needs help, and you cannot access in-person care at Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) - Fort Sam Houston or your nearest emergency room, or you feel you are not ready to see a healthcare professional in-person, call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 for the Military Crisis Line or text 838255 to speak with a trained responder. 

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  • mil crisis line

    The Military Crisis Line, text-messaging service, and online chat provides 24/7, free and confidential VA support for all Service members, including members of the National Guard and Reserve, and all Veterans, even if they are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.

  • national suicide hotline

    The Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.