Know the warning signs early
A FEW SIGNS
- Talking about wanting to die or killing themselves
- Talking about having no reason to live
- Talking about guilt or shame
Don’t be taken in by the many myths that surround suicide.
Learn the truth
Like with everything else in this world there are numerous myths about suicide. This has caused many people to take their own lives when it could have been prevented. By being able to separate fact from fiction it may allow a person to be able to seek help and to overcome the urge to take their own life. A little education can go a long way for not only the person contemplating suicide but also for their loved ones.
When you have a loved one that is threatening to kill or harm themselves it is easy to feel overwhelmed. Our goal is to provide education to the community to empower individuals to intervene to help to prevent people from completing suicide and getting them the help that they need.