How To Help Someone At Risk Of Suicide

Posted by Tanya Harrell on 12/16/2020

If you or someone you know may be considering suicide, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (En Español: 1-888-628-9454; Deaf and Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889) or the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741.


The pandemic has taken a heavy emotional toll on many people, and if you know someone struggling with despair, depression or thoughts of suicide, you may be wondering how to help.

 Listen to this podcast to know how to help and the warning signs

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/04/20/707686101/how-to-help-someone-at-risk-of-suicide

 

Helpful link

http://suicideprevention.nv.gov/Youth/WhatYou