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International Suicide Helpline numbers

Below you will find an A-Z list of international Suicide Helplines and Emergency Service contact information. If you're in crisis please do call the relevant number for where you're located. Online support is via The Samaritans or The Befrienders Worldwide. All the services are free.

A

Algeria
Emergency: 34342 and 43
Suicide Helpline: 0021 3983 2000 58

Anguilla
Emergency: 911

Antigua and Barbuda
Emergency: 777, 999 and 911

Argentina
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: (54-11) 4758-2554 or 5275-1135

Armenia
Emergency: 911 and 112
Suicide Helpline: (2) 538194

Aruba
Emergency: 911

Australia
Emergency: 000
Suicide Helpline: 131114

Austria
Emergency:112
Suicide Helpline: 142

Bahamas
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: (2) 322-2763

B

Bahrain
Emergency: 999

Bangladesh
Emergency: 999

Barbados
Emergency: 211 or 911
Samaritans Barbados (246) 4299999

Belarus
Emergency: 112

Belgium
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 1813

Belize
Emergency: 911

Bolivia
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 3911270

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Suicide Helpline: 080 05 03 05

Botswana
Emergency: 911 or 977
Suicide Helpline: +2673911270 or 3911270

Brazil
Emergency:190
Suicide Helpline: 188

British Virgin Islands
Emergency: 911 or 999

Brunei
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 145

Bulgaria
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 0035 9249 17 223

C

Canada
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 1 (833) 456 4566

Cayman Islands
Emergency: 911

China
Emergency: 110
Suicide Helpline: 800-810-1117

Colombia
Emergency: 123
Suicide Helpline: 106
Barranquilla 1(00 57 5) 372 27 27
Bogota: (57-1) 323 24 25

Costa Rica
Emergency: 112 or 911
Suicide Helpline (506) 2272-3774

Croatia
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline 48 33 888 

Cyprus
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 8000 7773

Czech Republic
Emergency: 112 
Suicide Helpline: 608 902 410

D

Denmark
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 70 201 201

Dominica
Emergency: 999

Dominican Republic
Emergency 112 or 911

E

Ecuador
Emergency: 911

Egypt
Emergency:122
Suicide Helpline: 762 1602

Estonia
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 6558088
In Russian: 6555688

Ethiopia
Emergency: 911

F

Fiji
Emergency: 917
Suicide Helpline: 132454

Finland
Emergency: 112
Suicide Hotline: 010 195 202

France
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 0145394000

G

Germany
Emergency: 112
Suicide Hotline: 08001810771

Ghana
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: 2332 444 71279

Greece
Emergency: 112 or 116
Suicide Helpline: 1018

Grenada
Emergency: 911

Guam
Emergency: 911

Guinea Bissau
Emergency: 112

Guyana
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: 223-0001

H

Haiti
Emergency: 118

Holland
Suicide Hotline: 09000767

Honduras
Emergency: 911

Hong Kong
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: 2896 0000

Hungary
Emergency 112
Suicide Helpline: 116123

I

Iceland
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 1717

India
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 800 599 0019

Indonesia
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 1-800-273-8255

Iran
Emergency: 115
Suicide Helpline: 1480

Iraq
Emergency: 122 or 104

Ireland
Emergency number: 999 or 112
Suicide Helpline: 116 123

Israel
Emergency: 100
Suicide Helpline:1201

Italy
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 800860022

J

Jamaica
Suicide Helpline: 1-888-429- 5273

Japan
Emergency: 110
Suicide Helpline: 810352869090

Jordan
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 110

K

Kazakhstan
Emergency: 112

Kenya
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: 722178177

Kosovo
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 080012345

Kuwait
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 94069304

L

Latvia
Emergency: 113
Suicide Helpline: 371 67222922

Lebanon
Suicide Helpline: 1564

Liberia
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 6534308

Libya
Emergency: 1515

Lithuania
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline; 116 123

Luxembourg
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 352 45 45 45

M

Malaysia
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: 03-79568144

Maldives
Emergency: 112 or 999

Malta
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 179

Mauritius
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: +230 800 93 93

Mexico
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 5552598121

Moldova
Emergency: 112

Monaco
Emergency: 112

Mongolia
Emergency: 100

Montenegro
Emergency: 112

Morocco
Emergency: 112 on mobiles
Suicide Helpline: 212 (5) 22 87 47 40

Myanmar, Burma
Emergency: 999

N

Namibia
Emergency: 112

Nepal
Emergency: 112 on mobiles

Netherlands
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 0800 0113

New Zealand
Emergency: 111
Suicide Helpline: 1737

Nicaragua
Emergency: 118

Nigeria
Suicide Helpline: 234 8092106493

North Korea
Emergency: 112 or 119

Norway
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 116 123

O

Oman
Emergency: 999

P

Pakistan
Emergency: 115

Panama
Emergency: 911

Papua New Guinea 
Emergency: 111

Paraguay
Emergency: 911

Peru
Emergency: 911

Philippines
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: (02) 7989-8727

Poland
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 89 19288

Portugal
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 225 50 60 70

Puerto Rico
Emergency: 112

Q

Qatar
Emergency: 999 

R

Romania
Emergency number: 112
Suicide Helpline: 0800 801200

Russia
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 007 (8202) 577 577

Rwanda
Emergency: 112

S

St. Lucia
Emergency: 911 or 999

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Emergency: 911 or 999
Suicide Helpline: 784 456 1044

Samoa
Emergency: 999

Saudi Arabia
Emergency: 112

Serbia
Emergency: 194
Suicide Helpline: (+381) 21-6623-393

Seychelles
Emergency: 112

Singapore
Emergency: 999 and 995
Suicide Helpline: 1 800 2214444

Slovakia
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 051 / 7731 000

Slovenia
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 116 123

Solomon Islands
Emergency: 999

Spain
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 717 003 717

South Africa
Emergency: 10111
Suicide Helpline: 0514445691 or 0800 567 567

South Korea
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: (02) 7158600

Sri Lanka
Suicide Helpline: 011 057 2222662

Sudan
Suicide Helpline: (249) 11-555-253

Suriname
Emergency: 115

Sweden
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 90101

Switzerland
Emergency: 112 or 144
Suicide Helpline: 143

T

Taiwan
Emergency: !!2 from mobiles
Suicide Helpline: 1925

Tanzania
Emergency: 112

Thailand
Suicide Helpline: (02) 713-6793

Tonga
Suicide Helpline: 23000

Trinidad and Tobago
Suicide Helpline: (868) 645 2800

Tunisia
Emergency: 197

Turkey
Emergency: 112

Turks and Caicos Islands
Emergency: 911 and 999
Suicide Helpline: 183

U

Uganda
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 0800 21 21 21

Ukraine
Emergency: 112
Suicide Helpline: 7333

United Arab Emirates
Suicide Helpline: 800 46342

United Kingdom
Emergency: 999 or 112
Suicide Helpline: 0800 689 5652 or 08457 90 90 90

United States
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: (800) 273-8255

Uraguay
Emergency: 911
Suicide Helpline: 08000767

US Virgin Islands
Emergency: 911

V

Venezuela
Emergency: 911 or 171

W

Wales
Emergency: 999 or 112
Suicide Helpline: 0800 689 5652

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Y

Yemen
Emergency: 191

Z

Zambia
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: +260960264040

Zimbabwe
Emergency: 999
Suicide Helpline: 080 12 333 333