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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 Charleston 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.

How do I talk to someone right now?

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

Connect with a care coordinator

Our suicide prevention coordinators can help you get ongoing support, like counseling and other services. Coordinators are available during regular business hours.

Jennifer Wray

Jennifer Wray PhD

Supervisory Suicide Prevention Coordinator

VA Charleston health care

Phone: 843-577-5011 ext. 5162


Katrina Howard

Suicide Prevention Coordinator

VA Charleston health care

Phone: 843-577-5011, ext. 1-7844


Care we provide at VA Charleston health care

  • Suicide prevention care coordinators
  • Suicide prevention case managers
  • Gun safety locks