If you are experiencing an emotional crisis, family crisis, or having suicidal thoughts, talking to someone may help. Here are some options.

  • Call 911
  • Call your doctor
  • Call Crisis Intervention (see numbers below)
  • Go to your local hospital’s emergency room if you believe you are a danger to yourself or others.

If you are considering suicide, call 1-800-273-8255 now! The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline has trained counselors available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Lifeline is free and confidential. You can call about an issue you’re facing or if you’re concerned about a friend or family member. If you’re struggling or concerned, please call. No call is too small or unimportant


Lehigh County Crisis Intervention (24-hour) 610-782-3127

Northampton County Crisis Intervention (24-hour) 610-252-9060

Local police department

If there isn’t a local police department:
Pennsylvania State Police (Bethlehem) 610-861-2026