"I know that asking someone for help – which might seem like a small thing – is incredibly brave"
Someone Who Understands

"I know that asking someone for help – which might seem like a small thing – is incredibly brave"


What are the risk factors for suicide in rural Chinese elderly?

Learning from this study in China can help us to understand more about what contributes to suicide around the world.


Video Tips on How to Have a #RealConvo About Mental Health

For Mental Health Awareness Month, we’ve been encouraging people to have a #RealConvo about mental health.


The article puts a spotlight on this public health crisis, offering real solutions.
The Global Suicide Rate is Growing – What Can We Do?

The article puts a spotlight on this public health crisis, offering real solutions.


Overnight Walker Coach Profile: Samantha

The 2019 Out of the Darkness Overnight Walks will be in San Francisco on June 8, and Boston on June 22.


Suicide Prevention Advocates Raise Their Voice for Mental Health in Columbus

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and the eleventh leading cause of death in Ohio.


The 2019 Lifesavers Gala was an exciting night filled with hope.
The 31st Annual Lifesavers Gala

The 2019 Lifesavers Gala was an exciting night filled with hope.


A #RealConvo with Teen Vogue, SELF and Instagram

Check us out on social media @afspnational for more amazing content throughout May — and all year round!


How to Talk to a Suicide Loss Survivor: A #RealConvo Guide from AFSP

Below are ten helpful tips to help you navigate conversations with suicide loss survivors in a kind, thoughtful, and responsible way.


How should you respond? What can you do to connect them to help?
If Someone Tells You They’re Thinking About Suicide: A #RealConvo Guide from AFSP

How should you respond? What can you do to connect them to help?


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Honors Two National Researchers at Event in New York  

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Honors Two National Researchers at Event in New York  


Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Advocates Gather in Columbia

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and in South Carolina.