Resources to Support Mental Health and Coping with the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) has compiled a selection of web pages and information sheets on mental health and coping with the effects of COVID-19. These resources are a selection from key organizations in the field. We will continue to update this list as new resources become available.

*Note: For crisis counseling and support related to COVID-19, call the Disaster Distress Helpline (1-800-985-5990) or text TalkWithUs to 66746. For those experiencing a suicidal crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255), or text HOME to 741741 for the Crisis Text Line.

 

Click on each audience below to see the resources for that group:

General Audience

Mental Health Professionals

Health Care Workers and First Responders

Community Leaders

American Indians and Alaska Natives

Colleges and Universities

Schools

Parents and Caregivers

Older Adults

LGBTQ

Faith Communities

Workplaces


COVID-19 Resource Lists from Our Partners

  • The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Action Alliance) has developed a list of resources on safe messaging and for some specific populations.
  • The Zero Suicide Institute (ZSI) has developed a resource list for health care leaders and mental health professionals that addresses safe suicide care.
  • The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has developed a resource list for individuals, providers, communities, and states focused on behavioral health care.
  • Education Development Center (EDC) has developed a list of resources related to health, mental health, and education.

 

Last updated: July 30, 2020