How can I help prevent suicide?

Suicide is prevented by decreasing suicide risk factors and increasing protective factors.  Click on the images below for better viewing.

Here are 5 steps you can take to help someone in emotional pain:

What are some frequently asked questions about suicide?

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or text the Crisis Text Line (text HELLO to 741741)

Not sure what suicide is and the impact it has on our community?  Click on the page labeled “What is suicide?”.  .