Get Help

If you or someone you know is an imminent danger to themselves or someone else, go to the nearest ER or call 911.

If you are thinking of harming yourself and need a safe, non-judgmental place to talk or if you are worried about someone else and need advice about what to do, call the Columbus Suicide Prevention Hotline at 614-221-5445, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255 (TALK) or reach the Crisis Text Line by texting 4HOPE to 741741.

Additional resources are available through Student Life Counseling and Consultation Service and the Ohio State Suicide Prevention Program.

The following suicide prevention and mental health resources are available to the Ohio State community:

Crisis Hotlines

The Ohio State University, Internal

Community Resources, External

Mental Health

Students

Faculty and Staff

Sexual Misconduct

Students

Faculty and Staff 

Substance Abuse

Students

Faculty and Staff 

Wellness

Students

Faculty and Staff

Other

Regional Campuses

Hospitals