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Phone: 202-536-3200
1250 24th St NW
Suite 300

Washington
District of Columbia 20037
USA
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Direct beneficiaries per year: 3,025 teens considering suicide, 1,8769 mothers suffering from post-partum depression, 695 Veterans actively seeking to end their lives due to PTSD, 9,876 people considering suicide who reached out to us online seeking help

Geographic areas served: US, Canada, Mexico

Programs: National Hopeline Network 1-800-442-HOPE - free and confidential suicide crisis hotline
Youth America Hotline-1-877-YOUTHLINE - teens needing teen peer counselors
IMALIVE.org, the world's first virtual crisis center providing crisis intervention via chat
PPD-MOMS- peer counseling for post partum depressed moms linking them to peer counselors.
Take Action Tour- educating punk bands and their fans about depression and the sources of help and treatment
Preventing Suicide the National Journal- monthly publication updating the suicide prevention community about what is going on

Mission:
The Kristin Brooks Hope Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to suicide prevention, intervention and healing: by providing a single point of entry to community-based crisis services through innovative telephony and internet based technologies; by bringing national attention and access to services for post partum depression and other womens mood disorders; through education and advocacy; through formal research and evaluation of crisis line services; and, by championing the need for national funding for community-based suicide prevention crisis services.
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10/20/13
I've been friends with the widower of Kristin Brooks for over 5 years. He and his lovely wife and family have been so committed to the cause I had to become a part of it when they opened the Hope Center a year ago. I'll never forget the opening day with the First Lady to the Governor of Maryland, ... more »
10/17/13
I have struggled with anxiety disorders for most of my life and volunteering at the hope center has not only allowed me to help others but to help myself, I am so thankful for the opportunity to be apart of something so wonderful. The hope center will hold a special place in my heart forever... more »
06/11/10
My work with the Executive Director of the Hope Center has been nothing short of amazing. We have been on a long journey together to change the stigma of mental illness and help provide services to those in need. I've seen KBHC continually rise above challenges and deliver services in the best ... more »
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