Crisis Text Line in Elkhart, Marshall, & Saint Joseph Counties in Indiana

Beacon is Your Key Word. Beacon Community Impact is a Key Word Partner with the Crisis Text Line. This partnership provides us with a key word that is unique to our servicing area, allowing us to monitor and track real-time trends in times of crisis within our communities. Crisis Text Line is a free, 24/7, confidential text-messaging support line for people in crisis.

You can text BEACON to 741741 and be connected with a live, trained Crisis Counselor, who will be there to help you move from a hot moment to a cool calm.

Tool Kit and Downloads

Based on the Community Health Needs Assessment 2019, mental health is a priority in our three-region area. This is a tool we want our community members to have and use in a situation of crisis.

About Crisis Text Line:

Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7
support and information via the medium people already use and trust: text.


Every year, Beacon Community Impact creates a report that details the combined impact created by our external partners and hard working internal program staff.

Download the Community Benefit Report 2021