We can all help prevent suicide. The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is a national network for local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. When you call The Lifeline, a skilled, trained crisis worker who works at the nearest crisis center to you will answer the phone. The person will listen to you, understand how your problem is affecting you, provide support and share any resources that might be helpful. Your call is always confidential and free.