Veterans Affairs Can Help

Did You Know?  Returning veterans may be at a higher risk of suicide.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Suicide Hotline is there for all Men and Women Veterans
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Recognize the Suicide Warning Signs 
  • Thinking about hurting or killing yourself
  • Looking for ways to kill yourself
  • Talking about death, dying or suicide
  • Self-destructive behavior such as drug abuse, weapons, etc.

The presence of these signs requires immediate attention.

Don't wait.  Call 1-800-273 TALK (8255) Immediately.
Additional Warning Signs 
  • Hopelessness, feeling like there's no way out
  • Anxiety, agitation, sleeplessness, mood swings
  • Feeling like there is no reason to live
  • Rage or anger
  • engaging in risky activities without thinking
  • Increasing alcohol or drug abuse
  • Withdrawing from family and friends

Call if you experience any of these warning signs.

Don't delay.
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Sexual Assault Programs 
Kentucky has 13 programs to help victims of sexual assault throughout the Commonwealth.

In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, this Department’s services, assistance, and activities are available to all without regard to race, color, or national origin.