World Suicide Prevention Day - September 10.
Here are some help lines if your Sailor or anyone they know is ever in need:
Military Crisis Line – 24/7 confidential and toll-free support for service members and veterans in crisis. Call 1-800-273- TALK (option 1), text 838255 or visit www.militarycrisisline.net
Navy Chaplain Care – Communications with Navy chaplains are always 100% confidential unless the service member decides otherwise. Sailors and family members can speak with their nearest command chaplain, call 1-855-NAVY-311 to request chaplain support or https://www.navy311.navy.mil/home
Military OneSource – Confidential non-medical counseling available to service members and families. Call 1-800-342- 9647 or visit www.militaryonesource.mil.