Suicide Prevention and Awareness Week 2017


According to the World Health Organization, 800,000 people die by suicide each year. That's one person every 40 seconds. World Suicide Prevention Day was Sunday, September 10 and it kicked off Suicide Prevention Week. To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA) is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery. Their message this year is simple: Stay. Find what you were made for. To find help, learn more, or get involved, please visit:

Please talk with someone. You were put here for a reason and your story is important.If you need help, there are people who are available 24 hours a day.  Here are some additional resources: