Suicide Prevention Resources
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 800.273.TALK (8255) and their website www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org. Connect to their Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/800273TALK
- Montrose Suicide Prevention Coalition
Suicide Intervention Guidelines is a powerful brochure to help prevent suicide. If you suspect someone may be suicidal, this guide will tell you in clear and easy terms what to say, what to do, and the community resources available to help. To read the Guidelines click here.
Suicide Doesn’t Have to Happen
Suicide is a leading cause of death in every age group and in your community. In just the short time it takes to read this information, one more American will choose to die.
Silence kills. It’s as simple as that. Because discussing suicide has been taboo, many people are afraid to admit how they feel, or if a friend does tell you of his or her intent, you may be asked to promise not to tell anyone. Never keep suicidal plans a secret. Get professional help and get it NOW! Tomorrow may be too late.
The Center for Mental Health provides a comprehensive suicide prevention program including: