To learn more about suicide prevention:
- Know the Signs: Suicide is Preventable
- National Alliance on Mental Illness on CAMPUS
- ULifeline Anonymous Screening Tool
- ULifeline Resources
- JED Foundation is an organization whose mission is to promote emotional health and prevent suicide among college and university students.
- The Trevor Project Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention for LGBTQ Youth
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is the nation’s leading organization bringing together people across communities and backgrounds to understand and prevent suicide, and to help heal the pain it causes.
Resources for Suicide Survivors
If you are bereaved by a suicide death, you may be in search of support for yourself and other loved ones. There are resources available online and in many communities that are specifically for people who have lost a loved one to suicide.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
The AFSP’s Suicide Survivors Outreach Program has trained volunteers who conduct in person visits to newly bereaved family. They also provide information about support groups and other local resources. Visit the website to find out how to request an outreach visit.
Coping with Suicide Loss (PDF)
If you have lost someone to suicide it is important to know that you are not alone. Please review this brief resource with helpful information and resources to cope with this painful loss.
Friends For Survival
Friends For Survival, Inc. is a California-based outreach organization open to those who have lost family or friends by suicide, and also to professionals who work with those who have been touched by a suicide tragedy. FFS also offers monthly support groups.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
SAVE provides a variety of resources and educational materials for coping with a loss to suicide including information on grief, finding comfort, and what to say to children.
American Association of Suicidology
AAS provides a variety of resources and educational materials for bereaved family and friends including locating a support group and how to facilitate your own survivor support group.