Implementation of the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018
Source: Federal Communications Commission
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Focus Population: Behavioral Health Leaders, Family Members, Peers, People experiencing Suicidal Urges, People who have experienced Trauma, People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI)
Topics: Recovery from Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders, Suicide Postvention, Suicide Prevention
In this document, the Federal Communications Commission proposes to designate 988 as a simple, easy-to-remember, 3-digit dialing code for a national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline.