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Becoming a Lifesaver

Have our last few posts made an impact on you, personally or professionally? Do you wish you could get involved in the Suicide Prevention Revolution?! Well, you’re in luck! There are many ways to “Become a Lifesaver;” the term coined by the American...

Responding to a Mental Health Crisis

We have been sharing the importance of Suicide Prevention Month and many have asked, “What can I do?” or “How can I help?” So I ask YOU, would you know how to respond if someone reported they were struggling with suicidal ideation (thoughts)?...

World Suicide Prevention Day

By: Rachel DeGrane World Suicide Prevention Day happens every year on September 10th. The main purpose of this day is to raise awareness in communities about how suicide can be prevented. Each year suicide is responsible for over 800,000 deaths worldwide; if you break...

Suicide Prevention Month

By: Sydney Schertzer Did you know September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month?! Suicide is often a topic people avoid discussing. However, it is a very important and relevant topic to discuss. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for people ranging in the...

National Recovery Month

By: Sydney Schertzer The road to recovery from alcohol and drug abuse is long and requires a lot of grit and perseverance. Families who have loved ones dealing with drug abuse often do not know how to help. They end up doing something called enabling, which means...