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Cassia County Sheriff's Department

129 East 14th Street, Burley Idaho 83318

Suicide Prevention



Community crisis centers answer Lifeline calls.

U.S. Department of Health and human Services

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration www.samhsa.gov

The Lifeline is FREE, confidential, and always available.

Help a loved one, friend, or yourself.  You don't have to be suicidal to use the Hotline; anyone in crisis is welcome to call.

Suicide Warning Signs

Seek help as soon as possible by contacting a mental health professional or by calling 1-800-273-TALK if you or someone you know exhibits the following signs:

  • Talking about wanting to die or to kill oneself.
  • Looking for a way to kill oneself, such as searching online or buying a gun.
  • Talking about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live.
  • Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain.
  • Talk about being a burden to others.
  • Increasing the use of alcohol or drugs.
  • Acting anxious or agitated; behaving recklessly.
  • Sleeping too little or too much.
  • Withdrawn or feeling isolated.
  • Showing rage or talking about seeking revenge.
  • Displaying extreme mood swings.
  • Preoccupation with death.
  • Suddenly happier, calmer.
  • Los of interest in things one cares about.
  • Visiting or calling people to say goodbye.
  • Making arrangements; setting one’s affairs in order.
  • Giving things away, such as prized possessions.
  • Themes of death or depression in conversation, writing, reading or art.