• Full Title: U.S. Transition to 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline Begins July 16. The New Easy-to-Remember 3-Digit Number Provides Access to Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Services Nationwide
  • Document Type(s): News Release
  • Bureau(s): Wireline Competition, Media Relations, Office of Chairwoman Rosenworcel

On Saturday, July 16, the U.S. will transition the 10-digit National Suicide Prevention Lifeline to 988 – an easy-to-remember three-digit number for 24/7 crisis care


Document Dates

  • Released On: Jul 15, 2022
  • Issued On: Jul 15, 2022
  • Media Contact: Katie Gorscak, Katie.Gorscak@fcc.gov