Psychology | Personality

988 lifeline sees big increase in calls for help a year after launch

A year after the launch of the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline, call centers nationwide are seeing a significant increase in people reaching out for help.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

988 suicide lifeline sees big boost in calls its first months : Shots - Health News : NPR

The 3-digit suicide and crisis lifeline – 988 – fielded nearly half a million more calls, texts and chats in its first 5 months than the old 10-digit Lifeline did during the same time in 2021.