Military & Veterans – Your Life Counts
Struggling with suicidal thoughts?

You have very particular stresses and challenges in your day to day life. We understand.

In Canada, call Veterans Affairs at 1-800-268-7708 for veterans, former RCMP members, their families and caregivers

In the USA, call Department of Veterans Affairs – Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 for veterans, service members and their loved ones.

Additionally, for first responders: http://www.revivingresponders.com/needhelpnow/

In the UK, call Combat Stress at 0800-138-1619 or SSAFA at 0800-731-4880

In Canada call Crisis Services Canada at 1-833-456-4566 Toll Free 24/7

In the USA call National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK [8255]

In the UK contact the Samaritans at 116123

In New Zealand call or text 1737 or Lifeline Aotearoa 0800 543 354

Click here to search our database of crisis lines around the world.

If you have not been able to find help from other agencies or feel you want to connect with us please do so here. We will respond to you as soon as we can, but you must understand we are not offering an immediate crisis response. Take care – Your Friends at YLC.

Learn about the ‘Promise To Live’ pledge and download the wallet card here.

We all have reasons to live – but for all kinds of reasons we can lose contact with our reasons. The good news is there’s always hope and there’s always an opportunity to reconnect with our reasons to live. Find encouragement & inspiration, visit the SR2L website here: ShareReasons2Live