Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention at Western

We all have a role to play in suicide prevention. Don’t wait, start the conversation! 

It is important to connect someone in distress with professional support.

Help is available 24/7, so get help now!

For an emergency, always dial 911.

WWU Counseling Center (OM 540)  at 360.650.3164, select “option 1” for help after-hours

Helping someone in distress is something that we can all do.

1.  Notice the warning signs

2. Reach out, offer hope

3. Get help, together

Help on Campus

Counseling Center (OM 540), 360.650.3164, for help after-hours select “option 1

Student Health Center360.650.3400 

Help in the Community

Community Crisis Line  1.800.584.3578

National Resources

Crisis Text Line 741741

National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1.800.273.8255 (TALK)

Nacional Prevencion del Suicidio1.888. 628.9454

Trevor Project (LGBTQ)  1.866.488.7386

Trans Lifeline1.877.565.8860

Suicide Prevention from WWU Video on Vimeo.