Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

The Ames Free Library will be closed on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Call 1-800-273-8255, or chat through their website. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They also offer prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.