Suicide is the 11th leading cause of death overall in Ohio.
Advocates to Storm Columbus to Request Resources to Help Fight Suicide

On average one person dies by suicide every five hours in the state of Ohio.


Patricia Bosworth Spotlight Interview

You can read more about Patricia Bosworth’s life in her book The Men in My Life: A Memoir of Love and Art in 1950s Manhattan.


The Overnight is the largest annual fundraising event held by AFSP.
Over a Thousand People to Walk in June from Dusk until Dawn to Fight Suicide in Nation’s Capital

Participants from across the country walk more than 16 miles beginning at sunset, and through the night, to raise money and awareness for suicide prevention.


I Walk for Gia Allemand

Although Gia was a successful model, actress, and reality television star, popularly known from shows like


Advocates to Storm Lincoln to Request Resources to Help Fight Suicide

Three times as many people in Nebraska die by suicide than by homicide.


Suicide is the 11th leading cause of death overall in New Jersey.
Advocates to Visit Trenton to Request Resources to Help Fight Suicide

Nearly twice as many people die by suicide in New Jersey than by homicide.


Learning from Those with ‘Lived Experience’

Learning from Those with ‘Lived Experience’


Advocates to Storm Charleston to Demand Resources to Stop Suicide Among the Youth of West Virginia

West Virginia has one of the highest suicide rates in the United States, ranking 14th in the nation.


Helping survivors means giving them an opportunity to reconnect to life.
One Starfish at a Time

Read of one man's experience with the Survivor Outreach Program.


Advocates Support Mandatory Suicide Prevention Training for All Licensed Psychologists in California

Suicide is the 11th leading cause of death overall in California. For people aged 25-34 in California, it is the second leading cause of death.


Letter on Health Care Proposal

A letter from AFSP to Speaker Ryan, Senate Majority Leader McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Schumer and House Minority Leader Pelosi.