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Washtenaw Alive - Suicide Prevention

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Washtenaw Alive is the suicide prevention planning collaborative of Washtenaw County. Facilitated by Washtenaw County Public Health, members from around the county have come together to build and implement the Washtenaw County Suicide Prevention Plan. The information here is not a substitute for professional care. 

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If you are in crisis and need help, Call:1-800-273-TALK (8255)

If you need urgent support or are worried about someone, please contact your local doctor, minister or nearest crisis center. If your need is life threatening, call 911.

Grieving Group Open Meeting 

Every Wednesday 7:30PM - 8:30PM 
Cost: $5/Person
Location: The Dove House (2385 S. Huron Parkway, 2N Ann Arbor, MI 48104) 
To learn more about the meeting, contact Edwina at (734) 249-9960 or visit them online.

Washtenaw County Resources:


  • Washtenaw County Community Mental Health 24-hour hotline: 734-544-3050   
  • UM Health System Psychiatric Emergency Services hotline: 734-936-5900
  • Ozone House 24-hour hotline: 734-662-2222
  • Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools 24-hour hotline: 734-936-5900
  • Veteran's Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255
  • Local College Crisis Centers
  • Statewide Crisis Centers


Community Support and Treatment Services

Call 734-544-3050 to reach the Washtenaw County Community Mental Health 24-hour hotline. 

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U of M Depression Center

ULifeline  online resource for college mental health

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Psychiatric Emergency

Services (PES) provides emergency/urgent walk-in evaluation and crisis phone services available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for people of all ages.

U of M Psychiatric Emergency Services
Crisis phone service: 734-936-5900
24 hours / 7 days


Need help now?

Support and resources for youth and those who care about youth are available any time - day or night - at (734) 662-2222 


Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools

Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools (RAHS) are unique school-based health centers providing services to Ann Arbor Public Schools, Ypsilanti Public Schools and the Willow Run Community Schools.

24 hr. Psychiatric Emergency Service Crisis Line


Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

If you believe you are in danger of hurting yourself or others, or believe your situation is urgent please call CAPS at 734-487-1118  
Contact CAPS:
313 Snow Health Center
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 487-1118
Fax: (734) 481-0050



RU?OK Michigan is sponsored by Washtenaw Alive, which is a suicide prevention task force based in Washtenaw County, Michigan.

Help us make Michigan a suicide safer state!



Washtenaw Community College

If you need a friendly ear that doesn’t judge but does help find solutions, the counselors at Counseling, Career Planning & Employment Services welcome your visit. They’re available Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 6:30pm and Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm on the second floor of the Student Center building.


Washtenaw United Way 211

One of the most difficult things for people in crisis is to know where to turn for help. That's why United Way has identified over 20,000 programs and services in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Monroe counties that can assist you.  

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