Suicide

Agencies:
 

Suicide Hopeline Network: 24/7 line that routes to local or regional hotlines. 1-800-784-2433 WEBSITE

2nd Floor Youth Helpline: 24/7 888-222-2228 WEBSITE
 

Suicide Prevention Helpline: 24/7 for referrals. 1-800-273-8255

Suicide Prevention Helpline: National prevention line that routes to local or regional hotlines. 1-800-784-2433

Local Support Groups:

Surviving After Suicide: Professionally-run support for those who have lost a loved one to suicide.  Meets at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton, NJ, 732-462-5267 or 609-631-6980

Resources:

American Association of Suicidology: The goal of the American Association of Suicidology (AAS) is to understand and prevent suicide. WEBSITE

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: National Organization for referrals to local support groups for survivors of suicide. WEBSITE

Friends & Family of Suicide: Offers online moderated e-mail list, chatroom, retreats and memorial projects. WEBSITE

Parents of Suicide: Offers online support for parents whose sons and daughters have died by suicide including annual retreat, private chatrooms and e-mail discussion group. WEBSITE

The Rita Project: Movement to stop suicide and to celebrate life. Devoted to using the arts to help those who have lost someone to suicide and those who have attempted suicide connect with the power of creating, and in doing so, foster transformation. WEBSITE

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE): The mission of SAVE is to prevent suicide through public awareness and education, reduce stigma and serve as a resource to those touched by suicide.WEBSITE

Suicide Prevention Action Network/American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: has been at the forefront of a wide range of suicide prevention initiatives-- each designed to reduce loss of life from suicide. They are investing in groundbreaking research, new educational campaigns, innovative demonstration projects and critical policy work and expanding our assistance to people whose lives have been affected by suicide, reaching out to offer support and offering opportunities to become involved in prevention. WEBSITE

The Trevor Project: Determined to end suicide among LGBTQ youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including our nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline (866-488-7386), digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive environment for everyone. WEBSITE