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Wyoming's 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: key things to know

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

As part of its commitment to help reduce suicide deaths across the state, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is sharing key information about the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline and its operations in Wyoming.

The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is free, confidential and always available. The system involves a national network of local crisis centers that provide free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Two call centers within Wyoming are part of the lifeline network.

“We believe it’s a benefit for most Wyoming callers to be connected to a Wy...

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