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September is Suicide Prevention Month


In 2013, 41,149 suicides were reported, making suicide the 10th leading cause of death for Americans. In that year, someone in the country died by suicide every 12.9 minutes.The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) offers information regarding facts and figures, warning signs and risk factors. Most importantly, AFSP offers resources for individuals who are worried about someone else, grieving and/or additional mental health treatment and support. Silence Hurts Us All-Share/Speak Up!

http://www.afsp.org/i-am/struggling