Save a Life

Suicide Prevention Advice

risk factors

Coping Suggestions for the Suicidal Person

The Do’s and Don’ts of Suicide Prevention

Helper Tasks: How You Can Help Someone Who’s Suicidal

Suicide: The Warning Signs

Suicide: How You Can Help Someone at Risk

Busting the Myths About Suicide


The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline If you or someone you know is in crisis or in need of immediate help, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). This is a free hotline available 24 hours a day to anyone in emotional distress or suicidal crisis.

International readers can click here for a list of helplines and crisis centers around the world.


The Glendon Association’s “Save a Life”

Dr. Lisa Firestone’s “The Warning Signs of Suicide” &“Suicide: How You Can Help Someone at Risk

Washington Post’s Pulling loved ones out of the lure of suicide


Suicide Prevention Resource Center
American Psychological Association
American Association of Suicidology
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Suicide Prevention Action Network
Los Angeles County Youth Suicide Prevention Program
Click here to locate a therapist in your area