Loss & Healing

Bringing hope to those affected by suicide

We offer programs and resources for healing as well as volunteer opportunities for survivors who find meaning in supporting their peers.

Survivor Outreach Program

In the aftermath of a suicide, trained AFSP suicide loss survivor volunteers meet in person, by phone, or video chat with the newly bereaved to provide support and resources.

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International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

Survivor Day is the one day a year when people all over the world gather at events to gain insight and to share stories of healing and hope. 

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Suicide Loss Support Group Directory

We maintain a national list of support groups so loss survivors can connect with others in their community.

The Journey Documentaries

Produced for Survivor Day, these powerful films explore the experiences of suicide loss survivors. 

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After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools

Developed in collaboration with the Suicide Prevention Resource Center, this toolkit provides guidance to schools that have experienced a suicide.

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The Memory Quilt

A place online where loss survivors can create memorial squares using video, audio, photos, and text.

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