Educational Resources

Below is information for educational purposes.

Don’t Hesitate – Seek Help Immediately

If you are thinking about harming yourself, tell someone who can help immediately.

  • Do not isolate yourself.
  • Call your doctor.
  • Call 911 or go to a hospital emergency room to get immediate help, or ask a friend or family member to help you.
  • Call the toll-free, 24-hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
  • 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
  • 1-800-799-4TTY (1-800-799-4889)

Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention and Grief Counseling (CESP)
3575 Geary Boulevard San Francisco, CA 94118
1-800-971-0016 (toll-free 24-hour crisis and support line for seniors)