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September is Suicide Prevention Month

Remember that the vast majority of people who experience suicide ideation, access resources and move back into a place of wellness. Resources are available to help. If you or a loved one are struggling, call 988 to talk with a trained crisis counselor 24/7/365. 

For resources for you and your community, please see the attached HCA suicide Prevention Month Communications Toolkit. You can find key messages, specific audience resources for supporting non-English speakers, LGBTQ+, Native American, and others.

Mental health problems are common and normal and so is wellness. Be a part of the solution by taking one of these easy steps:

  • Make social media posts using the provided resources
  • Promote the new 988 number
  • Share the toolkit at a coalition or community meeting
  • Host a suicide prevention training