LCPS Suicide Prevention
How Do I Access Help After Hours, On Weekends or During the Summer?
There are resources available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for youth experiencing depression, suicidal thoughts, or other behavioral crises. In an emergency, call 911 and ask for a Crisis Intervention team (CIT) deputy or officer. For non-emergencies, Loudoun County Mental Health, Substance Abuse, And Developmental Services can help at 703-777-0320 for youth experiencing an immediate and severe emotional crisis. The Crisis Intervention Team Assessment Center, located at 102 Heritage Way in Leesburg, VA is open from 7:00AM-11:00PM daily, and mental health professionals are available to anyone in crisis. Non-emergency appointments can be made at 703-771-5100. Additionally, all Loudoun County emergency rooms can assess for suicide risk and make recommendations for appropriate follow-up care: