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FCC approves proposal for 3 digit suicide hotline number

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The FCC has voted to establish 988 as a number people can call when contemplating suicide.
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Regulators to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

Regulators to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

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Once it's implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help, similar to calling 911 for emergencies or 311 for city services.
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FCC Approves A New 3-Digit Suicide Hotline

FCC Approves A New 3-Digit Suicide Hotline

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When the rule is finalized, people struggling with suicidal thoughts will be able to get help by dialing 988.
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FCC approves proposal for 3 digit suicide hotline number

1 month ago   |   By

The FFC has voted to establish 988 as a number people can call when contemplating suicide.
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Federal regulators to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

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Federal regulators are setting up a new three-digit number to reach a suicide prevention hotline in order to make it easier to seek help and reduce the stigma associated with mental health.
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