Crisis Support Hotlines

Dial 9-1-1 

To connect with your local emergency personnel. 

The Trevor Project 

Saving LGBTQ Lives. https://www.thetrevorproject.org/  

24/7 Lifeline: Call 1-866-488-7386.  

TrevorText: text START to 678678. Confidential texting with a Trevor counselor 24/7. 

TrevorChat: Confidential online instant messaging with a Trevor counselor 24/7.  

TrevorSpace – An online international peer-to-peer community for LGBTQ young people and their friends. 

Trevor Support Center – Where LGBTQ youth and allies can find answers to FAQs and explore resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity and more. 

Safe UT smartphone app 

Available 24/7, 100% confidential, free. https://healthcare.utah.edu/uni/safe-ut/ 

The SafeUT Crisis Chat and Tip Line is a statewide service that provides real-time crisis intervention to youth through live chat and a confidential tip program – right from your smartphone. Licensed clinicians in our 24/7 CrisisLine call center respond to all incoming chats and calls by providing: 

  • supportive or crisis counseling, 
  • suicide prevention, and 
  • referral services. 

We can help anyone with emotional crises, bullying, relationship problems, mental health, or suicide-related issues. Call: 833-372-3388 or (833-3SAFEUT). Talk and text options available through the app.  

Crisis Text Line 

Text CONNECT to 741-741

National 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:  
https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org 

Call: 1-800-273-8255 

Chat Option

Connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat 24/7. 
https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/ 

LGBTQ+ resources: 

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/help-yourself/lgbtq/ 
Options for deaf and hard of hearing. Call 1-800-799-4889 

Trans Lifeline 

Trans Lifeline is a trans-led organization that connects trans people to the community, support, and resources they need to survive and thrive. https://www.translifeline.org/

Our peer support hotline is run by and for trans people. We’re available 7am-1am PST / 8am-2am MST / 9am-3am CST / 10am-4am EST. Volunteers may be available during off hours. 

Call: 877-565-8860 (see hours). 

Veterans Crisis Line 

Free, confidential support for Veterans in crisis and their families and friends. https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ . 

Call: 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1. 

Text: send to 838255. 

Chat option: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/get-help/chat/ 

Support for deaf and hard of hearing call: 1-800-799-4889

SAGE LGBT Elder Hotline 

Call 877-360-LGBT (5428). Available 24/7 in English and Spanish, with translation in 180 languages. Connect LGBT older people who want to talk with friendly responders who are certified in crisis response and are ready to listen. More information and resources. 

University of Utah – Crisis Intervention & Hospital Diversion 

UNI has teamed up with Salt Lake County and OptumHealth SLCo to provide free crisis response and hospital diversion programs that aim to keep all our family members, friends, and neighbors safe. The community crisis service programs are designed to provide community members with a full range of options to help solve the crisis in the best setting possible. 

https://healthcare.utah.edu/uni/programs/crisis-diversion.php

CrisisLine: call 801-587-3000 – Services are available 24/7 statewide. 

Warmline: call 801-587-1055. 7 Days a Week, 8 am–11 pm. This line is for Salt Lake County residents who are not in crisis, but seeking: support, engagement, or encouragement. 

LGBT National Help Center 

Free and confidential peer-support and local resources. 

LGBT National Hotline: call 888-843-4564. Chat option

LGBT National Youth Talkline: call 800-246-7743 (for callers up to age 25) 

LGBT National Senior Hotline: call 888-234-7243 (for callers ages 50 and above) 

Hours for all hotlines and chat options: M-F 2pm-10pm MST, Saturday 10am-3pm MST 

Contact the Suicide Prevention and Services Team:

prevention@utahpridecenter.org 

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