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AFSP Urges Congress to Simplify and Fund the Nation’s Suicide Prevention Lifeline Phone Number

AFSP has endorsed the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act and the 988-dialing code designation.


Advocating for Change: AFSP’s 2021 State Capitol Day Events

At this year’s virtual State Capitol Day events, volunteer Field Advocates learned about important AFSP Public Policy Priorities and heard from their local chapter board members and public officials about the importance of advocacy and how they can make a difference in the legislative process.

By Chelsey Dumond, AFSP Senior Manager, Public Policy Events and Projects

Free Live National Advocacy Forum for Suicide Prevention Advocates Offered on June 7

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, is hosting a virtual National Advocacy Forum which brings together AFSP volunteer Field Advocates from across the country to learn about legislation that can save lives. The live event will be held on June 7 and is free and open to the public and media.