Having strong connections to family and friends is one of the best ways to prevent suicide. During National Suicide Prevention Week, learn how you can become a stronger supporter for the people in your life- and how to reach out for help when you need it.
Play Badge Bingo
This social media game lets you earn badges for completing activities designed to help you boost your support network. Collect 10 badges during Suicide Prevention Week to BADGE BINGO!
Suicide Prevention Week Events
Mark your calendars for events taking place online and in your community during National Suicide Prevention Week.
Practice Active Listening to Become a Better Supporter
When someone is having a rough time, listening is one of the most powerful things you can do.
5 Ways to Strengthen Your Support Network
From finding the right people to keeping an open mind, these tips will help you create a rock solid support circle.
A Strong Support Network Can Help Prevent Suicide
A strong support network has many layers to ensure that when things fall apart, you always have someone to fall back on.
Create a Safety Plan
Having a plan in place with names and numbers of your supporters can help you make it through difficult moments can help keep you safe when you are feeling suicidal.
Download a Lifeline Suicide Prevention Ribbon and make it your profile and Twitter profile picture during National Suicide Prevention Week.