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National Suicide Hotlines

I'mAlive 1-800-Suicide / 1-800-784-2433
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South Dakota

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211 is available Sioux Empire, Rapid City, Sturgis, Northern Hills, and Southern Hills, the greater Sioux Falls & Black Hills areas


Suicide Prevention Helpline
Listening & Support, Crisis & Suicide Intervention
24 hours / 7 days
  • Dial 2-1-1 or
  • 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

211 HELP!Line

211 Helpline
Mental Health Information & Referral
24 hours / 7 days
  • Dial 2-1-1 or
  • Outside Sioux Falls, Black Hills areas
    (605) 339-HELP (4357)

Updated 9/26/2011


The Crisis Numbers below are for Mental Health & Suicide Prevention
through the South Dakota Council of Mental Health Centers, Inc.

South Dakota Council of Mental Health Centers, Inc. South Dakota
Council of
Mental Health Centers, Inc.


Serving Brown, Campbell, Day, Edmunds, Faulk, Marshall, McPherson, Potter Spink, & Walworth Counties


Northeastern Mental Health Center
Listening & Support, Crisis & Suicide Intervention
24 hours / 7 days
  • Mental Health Emergency Hotline
    (605) 229-1000
  • Suicide Hotline - Hearing & Speech Impaired
    1-800-799-4TTY (4889)

Northeastern Mental Health Center

Added New 9/30/2011

Serving Clark, Codington, Deuel, Grant, Hamlin, Kingsbury & Roberts Counties


Human Service Agency
24 Hour Helpline
  • (605) 886-0123
  • 1-800-444-3989
24 Hour Helpline

Added New 9/30/2011


What if the
Hotline Phone Number
for my local area
is no good ??

  • Call numbers in your state, even if they are outside your city or county.
  • Some of the 800, 888, 877, 866 numbers are toll-free in the entire state.
  • Visit the USA National page of this site for toll free National hotlines.
  • Call 411 and ask for:
  • Dial 0 and ask for:
  • Search online for:
    • hotlines - crisis or suicide
    • suicide prevention
    • crisis intervention
    • community crisis center
    • county mental health center
    • hospital mental health clinic
  • Or, call 911 and ask for help. Tell them you are in suicidal danger.

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