Learn more about Nan's Story: Chronicle, June 24, 2015
Listen to Kevin Breel's TED Talk: Confession of a Depressed Comic
The following organizations can provide additional education and assistance related to suicide prevention.
MA Office of the Child Advocate - OCA Report_Youth Suicides in Massachusetts -- A Cohort Perspective in National Context
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Click here
Suicide Prevention Resource Center: Click here
National Institutes of Health (NIH): Suicide Prevention
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide: Click here
The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention: Click here
The Suicide Prevention Resource Center: Click here
If you need help and want to talk to someone, call:
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
For the Crisis Text Line, text "Listen" to 741-741
For the Samaritans, Call or Text (877)870-4673
For immediate crisis evaluation call the Emergency Services Program / Mobile Crisis Intervention at 1-877-382-1609 & enter your zip code; you will get the phone number of the closest ESP/MCI that serves you.
If you are in immediate danger, please call 911