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Talk Away the Dark

Talking is the first step to preventing suicide.

Make a difference by learning the warning signs and risk factors, having a REAL conversation with someone you care about, and sharing resources and creative ways to help #TalkAwayTheDark.

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I want to discover ways to process the loss of a loved one

Find support for yourself or those who may be at risk for suicide
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I want to understand how to help someone at risk

Here’s how to talk to someone who may be struggling with their mental health
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I want to help pass suicide prevention policies that will save lives

Learn how you can advocate for suicide prevention and mental health
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I want to make a difference in someone’s life

Learn how to take action in the fight to stop suicide

Living with Suicide Loss

Connect with others who have lost a loved one to suicide, hear how they have navigated their loss, and learn how to support loss survivors.

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Walk to fight suicide

Discover community programs

Discover the programs AFSP uses to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide
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Practical information for immediately after a loss

The immediate aftermath of a loved one’s suicide is a challenging, confusing, and painful time. The information below will help get you through the first few days with a better understanding of the things you’re likely to face.

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I've lost someone

You are not alone. Suicide affects millions each year, and thanks to our donors and volunteers—many of whom are loss survivors themselves—we can provide these resources to help you heal.

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Get help

Find support for yourself or those who may be at risk for suicide

Learn the latest statistics on suicide

Share your story

Learn how to safely share your personal experience with suicide and mental health.