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We Can All Prevent Suicide

Understanding the issues concerning suicide and mental health is an important way to take part in suicide prevention, help others in crisis, and change the conversation around suicide.

988lifeline.org/how-we-can-all-prevent-suicide/

Talk To Someone Now

If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, the Lifeline network is available 24/7 across the United States. 988lifeline.org/talk-to-someone-now Remember, your call is confidential and free.

Loss Survivors

Losing a loved one to suicide is difficult and can come with a lot of complicated emotions. There is support available to help survivors of suicide loss like you, your friends and family cope with the loss. 988lifeline.org/help-yourself/loss-survivors/

Attempt Survivors

The aftermath of a suicide attempt can be filled with raw and complicated emotions. Finding hope after surviving a suicide attempt is possible. Whether you have had recent history with an attempt or your experience was in the past, the Lifeline is available for support, 24/7. 988lifeline.org/help-yourself/attempt-survivors

Youth

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people between 10 to 24. Sometimes it feels as though your struggle is being underestimated by your age. But we hear you, and help is available. 988lifeline.org/help-yourself/youth

LGBTQ+

The LGBTQ+ community is diverse and made up of different experiences, identities, and challenges. However, members of the community are disproportionately at-risk for suicide and other mental health struggles. This section has information and resources for yourself and to help support loved ones who identify as a member of the LGBTQ+ community. 988lifeline.org/help-yourself/lgbtq

Veterans

For those that serve or who have served, crises can be heightened by their experiences during military service. If you’re a veteran or service member and in crisis, these resources can help. 988lifeline.org/help-yourself/veterans

You are not ALONE. Stories of Hope and Recovery- 988lifeline.org/stories

Other Resources:

New Jersey Department of Health Services

New Jersey Suicide Prevention Hopeline

Bergen County Health Department

Bergen County Mental Health Resources

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention