Resources for suicide prevention, post-attempt survivors and their families

from http://blog.ted.com/2011/06/11/resources-for-suicide-prevention-post-attempt-survivors-and-their-families/

In the US:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK
http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
A free, 24-hour hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Your call will be routed to the nearest crisis center to you.

The Trevor Project
http://www.thetrevorproject.org/localresources
866 4-U-TREVOR
The Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including a nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive environment for everyone.

Samaritans USA
http://www.samaritansusa.org/
Samaritans centers provide volunteer-staffed hotlines and professional and volunteer-run public education programs, “suicide survivor” support groups and many other crisis response, outreach and advocacy activities.

ULifeline
http://ulifeline.org/page/main/StudentLogin.html
ULifeline is an anonymous online resource where you can learn about suicide  prevention and campus-specific resources.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention:
http://www.afsp.org/
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention a national non-profit organization dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people impacted by suicide.

YouSpoke
http://www.youspoke.org/
A non-profit organization that cultivates a community for those deeply affected by suicide by offering them a creative outlet to share their story.

Mental Health First Aid USA
http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/
Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that  helps the public identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

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