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Suicide: Who to get help with?

If you have been thinking about suicide lately - or if you know someone who may be suicidal - do not hesitate to ask for help!

There are many possibilities to seek help when a situation seems hopeless and deadlocked: professionals can help you see the situation in a different light and find solutions - even anonymously if that is easier. For example, you can contact:

  • a psychologist, a psychiatry specialist or a psychotherapist,
  • the medical and psychological center of your sector,
  • your doctor,
  • a hospital psychiatric emergency service,
  • listening and other emergency calling services,
  • specialized associations or aid agencies.

In case of emergency, do not hesitate and call the emergency immediately, stating that the person in question is suicidal!


Useful addresses and phones:

UAS: 15
Font: 17
Firefighters: 18
Emergencies from a mobile phone: 112

Suicide Listen
www.suicide-ecoute.fr
Tel: 01 45 39 40 00
24-hour emergency service

SOS Friendship
www.sos-amitie.org
Tel: 01 42 96 26 26
24-hour emergency service

Youth Health Line
www.filsantejeunes.com
Tel: 0800 235 236
Anonymous and free, every day from 8am to midnight

Sos Suicide Phoenix
www.sos-suicide-phenix.org
Line for the Ile de France: 01 40 44 46 45 (12h-14h)
National listening line: 0825 120 364 (16h-20h)

SOS Depression
sos.depression.free.fr
Tel: 0892 701 238

Read also :

  • Suicide attempt: what to do next?
  • To treat a depression: how to leave it?
  • Test: Decline of passing morale or depression?
  • Overcoming your phobias and anxiety disorders

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