We have an obligation to use our voice to make a difference.
Loss, Identity, and Advocacy

We have an obligation to use our voice to make a difference.


Hide and Seek

There may be obstacles, but they can be conquered together. You are loved and you do matter.


The Widow Next Door

"I knew it could make a difference to people traveling a similar path as my husband, or to those, like me, who had lost someone."


Overall, AFSP has invested a total of $5.3M this funding cycle through 26 international research grants.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Awards $5.3M for 26 Suicide Prevention Research Grants

Overall, AFSP has invested a total of $5.3M this funding cycle through 26 international research grants.


10 Reasons to Attend a Survivor Day Event

November 17 is International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day—a day when people who’ve lost a loved one to suicide come together at over 360 gatherings around the world.


I Had a Brother

“Do you have any siblings?”

Nowadays when people ask me this question, I pause.


Do genes play a role in determining suicide risk, regardless of psychiatric diagnosis?
Are There Genetic Risk Factors for Suicide?

Do genes play a role in determining suicide risk, regardless of psychiatric diagnosis?


Local Walk Raised $1M to Fight Suicide

Chicago First Out of the Darkness Community Walk to Raise Over $1M


Multi-Platinum Artists Brent Smith and Zach Myers of Shinedown to Join Suicide Prevention Walk in Washington, D.C.

Brent Smith and Zach Myers from the multi-platinum rock band Shinedown will join the DC101's One More Light walk team at the 12th Annual Washington, D.C. Out of the Darkness Community Walk.


Today I am partnering with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to share my connection to suicide for the first time.
Dancing Through the Fire

Today I am partnering with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to share my connection to suicide for the first time.


Connecting Film Students to Mental Health Support

The flyers, emails, and discussions precipitated by our school’s use of ISP send an important message: “Talk about your mental health! Get help, no matter what the issue.”


Around the Table

The responsibility lies with all of us to pay attention to who used to be around the table, and who isn’t any longer.