The American Legion’s Suicide Prevention Web Center is a resource for veterans to provide personal testimonials, data, statistics, risk factors, research, and resources to help veterans, families, and communities connect with VA’s programs in their time of transition and need. We encourage any veteran in crisis to contact the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 (TALK) and press 1.
Make the Connection
Many veterans return home with physical wounds and mental health issues they may not recognize. Here are some of their stories about how they were able to improve their lives.
Disclaimer: the information presented in The American Legion’s Suicide Prevention Center is for informational purposes only. This information does NOT constitute medical advice, and should NOT serve as the basis for any medical decision by you. Please consult with a physician or other medical professional should you have questions regarding information contained in this section of our Website. In addition, we encourage any veteran in crisis to contact the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273- 8255 (TALK) and press 1.