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Suicide Prevention Hotline Number Should Be 3 Digits, U.S. Agency Says

NYTimes.com Friday, 16 August 2019
The F.C.C. contends that shortening the number to 988 from its current 10 digits “would likely make it easier for Americans in crisis to access potentially lifesaving resources.”
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News video: FCC considers making an easier suicide prevention hotline number

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We have 9-1-1 for emergencies. Now we're closer to having an easier number to remember for suicide prevention.

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