ST. LOUIS — As of July, 988 is a new three-digit dialing code that will route called to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. 

At Compass Health Network, they’ve seen a 52% increase in call volume and the state of Missouri will be gearing up for a greater increase by October. 

Compass Health Network came in today to talk about the new 988 number and how they help those with a crisis.

Wentzville Behavioral Health Crisis Center

1032 Crosswinds Ct. 

To learn more, visit CompassHealthNetwork.org