Suicide Prevention

The Mission of the Trumbull County Suicide Prevention Coalition is to bring about changes in attitudes and perceptions surrounding suicide and its relationship to mental illness, alcohol and drug abuse, and other issues. We believe suicide is a preventable public health issue.

Goals

  • reduce stigma

  • promote education

  • increase awareness, resources and programs that lessen the risk of suicide

Accomplishments

  • Expansion into postvention services

  • Distributing gun locks

  • Trainings

Collaborations

  • Mercy Health System

  • Coleman Zero Suicide Grant

Initiatives

Get Involved

Public meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month at 3 pm via Zoom or in-person. Contact Katie Cretella at (330)675-2765 ext. 117 for more information.

Contact

Katie Cretella
(330) 675-2765 ext. 117
kcretella@trumbullmhrb.org

Social Media

Facebook: Trumbull County Suicide Prevention Coalition https://www.facebook.com/trumbullcountyohsuicidepreventioncoalition
Instagram: @trumsuicidepreventioncoalition

General:

Local Resources

Coleman Access 330-392-1100
If you need immediate help, professional and confidential consultation is available from Coleman Behavioral Health professionals. This immediately assistance will:

  • Shepherd you or your loved one to appropriate services

  • Provide prompt support

  • Connect you or a loved one to crisis assistance and/or referrals programs

Help Network 211: Call 211


Ohio and National Resources

Ohio Crisis Text Line: Text the keyword 4HOPE to 741 741

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
“988” is the three-digit, nationwide phone number to connect directly to the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. Click Here to view the 988 Factsheet.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1.800.273.TALK (8255)

Ohio CareLine: 1.800.720.9616
The Ohio CareLine is a toll-free emotional support call service created by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and administered in community settings. Behavioral health professionals staff the CareLine 24 hours a day, 7 days/week.


LGBTQ+:

The Trevor Project - Chat, Call, or Text! Connect to a crisis counselor 24/7, 365 days a year, from anywhere in the U.S. It is 100% confidential, and 100% free.
Chat: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help/
Call Trevor Lifeline: 866-488-7386
TrevorText: Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200


Trans Lifeline: 877-565-8860
Trans Lifeline is a grassroots hotline and microgrants 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community.


First Responders and Veterans:

Safe Call Now
Safe Call Now works collectively with a variety of unions, public safety groups and various mental health and substance abuse professionals to support first responders and those in the line of trauma around the nation.

Fire/EMS Hotline

The Veterans Crisis Line
24/7, confidential, crisis support for Veterans and their loved ones. You don’t have to be enrolled in VA benefits or health care to connect.

Responders are also available 24/7 to help active-duty service members and their families and friends through a crisis through the Military Crisis Line. Service members, including members of the National Guard and Reserves, along with their loved ones, can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online at www.MilitaryCrisisLine.net, or send a text to 838255 to receive free, confidential support.

Once a Veteran's telephone service provider makes 988 available, Veterans can use this new option by dialing 988 then pressing 1 to contact the Veterans Crisis Line. Veterans may still reach the Veterans Crisis Line with the current phone number—1-800-273-8255 and Press 1— through chat, and by text (838255)