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Suicide Prevention Resources

  • 1.  Suicide Prevention Resources

    Posted 08-27-2019 11:38:00 AM

    Please be aware of the upcoming dates and available resources to help understand and promote suicide prevention:

    September is National Suicide Prevention Month

    For the month of September mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors and community members come together to draw attention to the problem of suicide to promote suicide prevention.


    September 8-14 is National Suicide Prevention Week

    This is the week surrounding World Suicide Prevention Day. it is a time to o share resources and stories, as well as promote suicide prevention awareness.


    September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day

    This is a time to remember those affected by suicide, to raise awareness and to support those who may be suffering.

    For more information about how to seek help, raise awareness or get involved, visit the following resources:

    Center for Disease Control and Prevention: Suicide Prevention

    National Alliance on Mental Health: Suicide Prevention Month Resources

    National Institute of Mental Health: Suicide Prevention Facts and Resources

    Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

    Suicide Prevention Lifeline

    The Jason Foundation

    Adam Lustig
    Director, Center for Safe Schools
    National School Boards Association
    Alexandria, VA