The news was so nightmarish it felt like a dream. Suicide? In my family? Preston… out of all the siblings?
Living With Suicide Loss

The news was so nightmarish it felt like a dream. Suicide? In my family? Preston… out of all the siblings?


Nation’s Top Suicide Prevention Organizations Partner to Release New Critical Resource for Schools

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Suicide Prevention Resource Center Release Second Edition of After a Suicide: Toolkit for Schools


Suicide Prevention Advocates to Visit Columbus

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it remains the eighth leading cause of death in Ohio.


Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the twelfth leading cause of death in New York.
Advocates Urge New York Lawmakers to Be The Voice for Suicide Prevention and Mental Health

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the twelfth leading cause of death in New York.


Ask Dr. Jill: Does Suicide Always Run in Families?

My dad took his life a little over four years ago. I found him and since he didn't leave a note, there were a lot of unanswered questions.


Advocates Urge Louisiana Lawmakers to Be The Voice for Suicide Prevention

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the eleventh leading cause of death in Louisiana.


Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the eleventh leading cause of death in Pennsylvania.
Advocates Urge Pennsylvania Lawmakers to Be The Voice for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and it is the eleventh leading cause of death in Pennsylvania.


My Second Chance

I embrace all of me, and all that I've been through, and use it as a force for good. It is in giving that we receive. My spirit is joyful. My soul is energized, and my mind is at peace.


To the Rescue: One Firefighter’s Quest to Stop Suicide

I am so proud to be a part of this organization, in memory of my fellow firefighter, and in hopes of saving more lives in the future.


Presentations and topics will focus on initiatives and research-based programs that address suicide prevention across a person’s lifespan.
AFSP Stronger Communities Conference Convenes Leading Experts to Discuss Community-based Suicide Prevention Education in NH

Presentations and topics will focus on initiatives and research-based programs that address suicide prevention across a person’s lifespan and within specific high-risk groups.


How I Wish People Would Talk to Me Following My Father’s Suicide

Rather than asking me how my father died or why he "chose" to do it, I wish people would ask me how my father lived. Ask me his name. Ask me what kind of person he was.


Volunteering to #StopSuicide

As we celebrate National Volunteer Week we say thank you for everything our volunteers do every day in the fight against suicide.  We are honored have you on our team.  Thanks for all you do.