USA National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.  


Crisis Text  Line

Text CONNECT to 741741 in the United States.





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Web Links

Mental health and suicide resources:

​​​NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
​https://nami.org/


AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide.

https://afsp.org/


The suicidal mind; I have found this to be one of the best descriptions of what one who contemplates suicide is going through

https://themighty.com/2018/06/suicide-dont-want-to-die-just-want-to-pain-to-stop/


Jessica and Becky met through Catholic Charities’ Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide support group in Chicago after losing their fathers to suicide within five months of each other. Both had the desire to elevate the discussion about suicide in an attempt to give a voice to those seeking support and encouragement.

http://www.oursideofsuicide.com/


Things are not always as they seemed..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klb6F_XA4S8

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Helping a Child Cope with Grief and Loss
https://www.frazerconsultants.com/blog/2015/07/helping-child-cope-grief-loss


Created by survivors for survivors. As a 501(c)3 charitable nonprofit, provides online healing support and other services for people who are coping with devastating loss to suicide.

https://allianceofhope.org


https://themighty.com/2016/04/placing-blame-after-a-suicide/


https://themighty.com/2017/11/silence-suicide-stigma/


https://themighty.com/2017/09/grieving-partner-significant-other-death-by-suicide/


https://themighty.com/2017/01/what-are-people-like-after-a-loved-one-dies-of-suicide/


https://themighty.com/2016/09/lessons-learned-after-losing-someone-to-suicide/


https://themighty.com/2016/05/losing-my-boyfriend-to-suicide-11-lessons-on-grief/