Rates of suicide in the United States has risen and it continues to be a leading cause of death. In 2019 alone, more than 47,500 lives were lost to suicide (CDC Report, 2020).
Immediate Ways to Connect for Help
- National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
- Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, press 1
- Veterans Crisis Text Line: Text 838255
- Veterans Crisis Line Website
What Should I Know About Suicide?
Finding the Words to Talk about Suicide
What Actions Can I Do?
What’s Being Done About Suicide?