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Suicide prevention

If you're a Veteran who is thinking of hurting yourself—or you know a Veteran who’s considering this—we can help. Our VA Bronx health care suicide prevention coordinators can get you the support you need. They work with our behavioral health providers and community organizations to assist Veterans who are managing emotional or mental health crises. DIAL 988 then Press 1 for the Veterans Crisis Line or Text 838255.

How do I talk to someone right now?

Find out how to get support anytime, day or night.

Connect with a Suicide Prevention Coordinator

Our Suicide Prevention Coordinators can help you get ongoing support, like counseling and other services. Coordinators are available during regular business hours and for support afterhours contact the Veterans Crisis Line by Dialing 988 and then Pressing 1 or go to your local Emergency Department.

Amanda L. Reed

Amanda L. Reed PhD

Suicide Prevention Coordinator, Clinical Psychologist

VA Bronx health care



Alison T. Baker

Alison T. Baker LCSW

Suicide Prevention Coordinator

VA Bronx health care



Care we provide at VA Bronx health care

  • Suicide Prevention Coordinators
  • Suicide Prevention Case Managers
  • Gun safety locks
  • Training and Outreach