What does a grieving child or teen look like?
Grief Looks Different When You’re Young

What does a grieving child or teen look like?


Volunteer Spotlight: Victoria Sweeney, on How to Talk About Suicide

To get involved, find your local chapter and check out the volunteer opportunities at the array of programs and events offered year-round!


Suicide Prevention Advocates to Meet with Lawmakers in the District of Columbia

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and the 15th leading cause of death in the District of Columbia.


To get involved, find your local chapter and check out the volunteer opportunities at the array of programs and events offered year-round!
Volunteer Spotlight: Dimple Patel, on Advice for Young People

To get involved, find your local chapter and check out the volunteer opportunities at the array of programs and events offered year-round!


Charity Navigator Awards Four Stars to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

AFSP Earns Top Rating from Nation’s Largest Independent Charity Evaluator.


Did You Know? What We’ve Learned from the International Summit on Suicide Research!

The Summit, held in Miami, FL, from October 27-30, included over 450 researchers from over 30 countries worldwide.


The Summit, held in Miami, FL, from October 27-30, included over 450 researchers from over 30 countries worldwide.
Did You Know? We’re at the International Summit on Suicide Research!

The Summit, held in Miami, FL, from October 27-30, included over 450 researchers from over 30 countries worldwide.


Volunteer Spotlight: Jim Biela, on the Importance of Advocacy

To get involved, find your local chapter and check out the volunteer opportunities at the array of programs and events offered year-round!


Threads of Hope

I felt my own emotions and grief validated for the first time since that cold July day when my life had seemingly unraveled.


That’s why we do this – to bring some kind of hope to those who struggle. 
The Chalkboard Challenge

That’s why we do this – to bring some kind of hope to those who struggle. 


Research Video Spotlight: Opioids and Suicide

Our Research Video page features short, easy-to-understand clips from some of the world’s leading suicide prevention researchers.


We Can Be Heroes: Superhero Fans Take Up the Fight for Suicide Prevention

Every one of us who has the power to be a hero: to help light the way out of darkness.