The Suicide Prevention Hotline is 1-800-273-8255
Posted Monday, August 11th 2014 @ 8pm
Robin Williams died Monday of an apparent suicide. It has been over twenty years since the suicide of Nirvana front-man Kurt Cobain and its impact is still being felt by many people
Williams and Cobain were famous. But, over 30,000 people die of suicide in the United States every year.
One in four adults experience a mental illness in a given year. Sixty percent of those adults receive no mental health services.
The Suicide Prevention Hotline is 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255). You will be connected to a skilled, trained counselor in your area. Anytime. 24/7.
NBC 4 has compiled a comprehensive list of mental health services in the area. If you are in need of help, find one near you.