• 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:

    Stone Springs Pediatric ER

    2440 Stone Springs Blvd

    Dulles, VA 20166



    INOVA Virts Miller Family Emergency and Trauma Center

    INOVA Loudoun Hospital

    44045 Riverside Parkway

    Leesburg, VA 20176



    INOVA Children's Emergency Room at Loudoun Hospital

    44045 Riverside Parkway

    Leesburg, VA 20176



    Wheeler Family Emergency Department

    224 Cornwall Street

    Leesburg, VA 20176



    INOVA HealthPlex - Ashburn

    22505 Landmark Court

    Ashburn, VA 20148



    Also, there are free, confidential 24/7 supports available:


    • PRS CrisisLInk: 703-527-4077 or text "CONNECT" to 855-11
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK (8255)
    • SAMHSA National Helpline: 800-662-HELP (4357)
    • Children's Regional Crisis Response (CR2): 844-NCrisis (627-4747) in English and Spanish
    • Hopeline: Chat at http://www.hopeline.com or call 800-784-2433