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Lived experience

“Lived experience” of suicide is a term used when referring to a person who has made a suicide attempt and/or has experienced suicidal thoughts or a suicidal crisis. Discover links to our lived experience programs and resources for those experiencing thoughts of suicide and the people who care for them.

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After an attempt

Lived experience stories


Lived experience videos

Connection makes a difference

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