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Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Hearing Loss

Our network of crisis centers offers many services for people who are deaf and hard of hearing, including veterans.

Resources For people who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or have hearing loss:

If you are hard of hearing, you can chat with a Lifeline counselor 24/7 by:

  • Online chat – Click the Chat button below
  • Video relay Service – Dial 800-273-8255
  • TTY – Dial 800-799-4889
  • Voice/Caption Phone – Dial 800-273-8255

If you are a Veteran or service member with hearing loss, or any person concerned about someone who is, there are several ways to contact the Veterans Crisis Line:

  • Text with a Veterans Crisis Line responder – Send a text message to 838255
  • Online chat with a Veterans Crisis Line responder – Click the chat button below

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