247 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (8255)






Stop Suicide ICT

It Affects Everyone

StopSuicideICT is a local 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing suicide prevention education and awareness to our community. We are available to provide training, educational materials, and resources to businesses, schools, churches, and other non-profit organizations. StopSuicideICT is a member of the American Association of Suicidology.

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Cause of Death

10,000

Deaths in 2017

1

Male Suicide Rate

1

LBGTQ SUICIDE RATE

10

Therapy Success Rate

What We Do

SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING

Schedule Training

Do you need suicide prevention training for yourself or your organization? Learn more.

Get Involved

Interested in volunteering? Contact Denise Stutey and attend an upcoming Volunteer Meeting.

Sponsor an Event

Interested in sponsoring an event? Contact Jennifer Nofire.

DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO’S STRUGGLING?

FAMILY & COMMUNITY TRAINING

Learn to identify the warning signs and how to deal with them. Stop Suicide ICT provides local statistics, warning signs, and trains on how you can help. This training is provided at no cost.

DO YOU HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT A STUDENT?

SCHOOL SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING

Educate students on recognizing depression and suicidal ideation in themselves and their peers, what to do when a friend says they are suicidal, discuss myths and misconceptions around suicide, and share how to support someone when they return to school from a hospitalization.

ARE YOU A MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL?

CALM Training: Counseling on Access to Lethal Means

This training focuses on how to reduce access to the methods people use to kill themselves. It covers how to identify people who could benefit from lethal means counseling, ask about their access to lethal means, and work with them and their families to reduce access. This course is primarily designed for mental health professionals, however others who work with people at risk for suicide may benefit from taking it.

ARE YOU THINKING ABOUT SUICIDE?

CALL 1-800-273-TALK (8255) NOW

The following three should prompt you to immediately call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or a mental health professional.
• Talking about wanting to die or to kill oneself
• Looking for a way to kill oneself, such as searching online or obtaining a gun
• Talking about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live