Contact Us

If you need immediate help, please call the National Crisis Hotline at
1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) or the Alabama Crisis Center nearest you.

Alabama Crisis Numbers

The Crisis Center (Central Alabama)
(205) 323-7777

Teen Line: (205) 328-LINK (205) 328-5465 
Kids' Help Line: (205) 328-KIDS (205) 328-5437 
Senior Talk Line: (205) 328-TALK (205) 328-8255

Crisis Services of North Alabama
(256) 716-1000 or 1-800-691-8426

Lifeline Counseling Services (Mobile)
(251) 431-5111 or (251) 602-0909

Suicide Prevention Program Staff 

Betsy Cagle
Director 
Injury Prevention Branch 
Phone: (334) 206-3995

Carrea Dye
Program Manager
Suicide Prevention
Phone: (334) 206-2085

Danita Crear 
Program Evaluator
Suicide Prevention
Phone: (334) 206-2925

Katie Brent
Administrative Assistant 
Injury Prevention Branch
Phone: (334) 206-9416

Email ADPH Suicide Prevention Program

Thank you for your inquiry to the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH). For your security, please do not include personal identification and/or financial information (such as social security numbers, names and addresses of minors, bank account, and/or credit card numbers).

We make every effort to respond to all inquiries in a timely manner, however, if you need immediate assistance, please call (334) 206-5300 during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.), excluding state holidays. We look forward to assisting you. To report a public health emergency after normal business hours, weekends or holidays, contact the ADPH Center for Emergency Preparedness (CEP) at 1-866-264-4073.


Page last updated: September 12, 2017